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The Resource Philosophy of biology : an anthology, edited by Alex Rosenberg and Robert Arp

Philosophy of biology : an anthology, edited by Alex Rosenberg and Robert Arp

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Philosophy of biology : an anthology
Title
Philosophy of biology
Title remainder
an anthology
Statement of responsibility
edited by Alex Rosenberg and Robert Arp
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1946-
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  • Rosenberg, Alexander
  • Arp, Robert
Series statement
Blackwell philosophy anthologies
Series volume
32
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  • Biology
  • Evolution (Biology)
Label
Philosophy of biology : an anthology, edited by Alex Rosenberg and Robert Arp
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [ix]-x)
Contents
  • Richard Dawkins
  • Chance and natural selection
  • John Beatty
  • The principle of drift : biology's first law
  • Robert N. Brandon
  • The tautology problem --
  • Darwin's untimely burial
  • Stephen Jay Gould
  • Adaptation and evolutionary theory
  • Robert N. Brandon
  • Basic principles and proofs of Darwinism -- Struggle for existence and natural selection
  • Adaptationism
  • The spandrels of San Marco and the panglossian paradigm : a critique of the adaptationist programme
  • Stephen Jay Gould and Richard C. Lewontin
  • How to carry out the adaptationist program?
  • Ernst Mayr
  • Biological function and teleology
  • The modern philosophical resurrection of teleology
  • Mark Perlman
  • Neo-teleology
  • Robert Cummins
  • Charles Darwin
  • A modern history theory of functions
  • Peter Godfrey-Smith
  • Evolutionary developmental biology
  • Endless forms : the evolution of gene regulation and morphological diversity
  • Sean B. Carroll
  • Functional evo-devo
  • Casper J. Breuker, Vincent Debat, and Christian Peter Klingenberg
  • Reductionism and the biological sciences
  • 1953 and all that : a tale of two sciences
  • Philip Kitcher
  • Evolution
  • The multiple realizability argument against reductionism
  • Elliot Sober
  • Species and classification problems
  • Species, taxonomy, and systematics
  • Marc Ereshefsky
  • Speciation : a catalogue and critique of species concepts
  • Jerry A. Coyne and H. Allen Orr
  • The units of selection debate
  • Artifact, cause and genic selection
  • Elliott Sober and Richard C. Lewontin
  • Eugenie G. Scott
  • The return of the gene
  • Kim Sterelny and Philip Kitcher
  • The levels of selection debate : philosophical issues
  • Samir Okasha
  • Sociobiology and ethics
  • Sociobiology : the new synthesis
  • Edward O. Wilson
  • The evolution of cooperation
  • Robert Axelrod and William D. Hamilton
  • Darwinism in contemporary moral philosophy and social theory
  • Evolution and chance
  • Alex Rosenberg
  • Evolutionary psychology
  • Conceptual foundations of evolutionary psychology
  • John Tooby and Leda Cosmides
  • The environments of our hominin ancestors, tool-usage, and scenario visualization
  • Robert Arp
  • Design and creationism
  • Science and creationism
  • Donald Prothero
  • Irreducible complexity : obstacle to Darwinian evolution
  • Beyond the reach of chance
  • Michael Behe
  • The flagellum unspun : the collapse of irreducible complexity
  • Kenneth R. Miller
  • Michael Denton
  • Accumulating small change
Control code
ocn298324269
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 449 p.
Isbn
9781405183178
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008054086
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Philosophy of biology : an anthology, edited by Alex Rosenberg and Robert Arp
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [ix]-x)
Contents
  • Richard Dawkins
  • Chance and natural selection
  • John Beatty
  • The principle of drift : biology's first law
  • Robert N. Brandon
  • The tautology problem --
  • Darwin's untimely burial
  • Stephen Jay Gould
  • Adaptation and evolutionary theory
  • Robert N. Brandon
  • Basic principles and proofs of Darwinism -- Struggle for existence and natural selection
  • Adaptationism
  • The spandrels of San Marco and the panglossian paradigm : a critique of the adaptationist programme
  • Stephen Jay Gould and Richard C. Lewontin
  • How to carry out the adaptationist program?
  • Ernst Mayr
  • Biological function and teleology
  • The modern philosophical resurrection of teleology
  • Mark Perlman
  • Neo-teleology
  • Robert Cummins
  • Charles Darwin
  • A modern history theory of functions
  • Peter Godfrey-Smith
  • Evolutionary developmental biology
  • Endless forms : the evolution of gene regulation and morphological diversity
  • Sean B. Carroll
  • Functional evo-devo
  • Casper J. Breuker, Vincent Debat, and Christian Peter Klingenberg
  • Reductionism and the biological sciences
  • 1953 and all that : a tale of two sciences
  • Philip Kitcher
  • Evolution
  • The multiple realizability argument against reductionism
  • Elliot Sober
  • Species and classification problems
  • Species, taxonomy, and systematics
  • Marc Ereshefsky
  • Speciation : a catalogue and critique of species concepts
  • Jerry A. Coyne and H. Allen Orr
  • The units of selection debate
  • Artifact, cause and genic selection
  • Elliott Sober and Richard C. Lewontin
  • Eugenie G. Scott
  • The return of the gene
  • Kim Sterelny and Philip Kitcher
  • The levels of selection debate : philosophical issues
  • Samir Okasha
  • Sociobiology and ethics
  • Sociobiology : the new synthesis
  • Edward O. Wilson
  • The evolution of cooperation
  • Robert Axelrod and William D. Hamilton
  • Darwinism in contemporary moral philosophy and social theory
  • Evolution and chance
  • Alex Rosenberg
  • Evolutionary psychology
  • Conceptual foundations of evolutionary psychology
  • John Tooby and Leda Cosmides
  • The environments of our hominin ancestors, tool-usage, and scenario visualization
  • Robert Arp
  • Design and creationism
  • Science and creationism
  • Donald Prothero
  • Irreducible complexity : obstacle to Darwinian evolution
  • Beyond the reach of chance
  • Michael Behe
  • The flagellum unspun : the collapse of irreducible complexity
  • Kenneth R. Miller
  • Michael Denton
  • Accumulating small change
Control code
ocn298324269
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 449 p.
Isbn
9781405183178
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008054086
Other physical details
ill.

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