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A Companion to the Philosophy of Biology

Edited by: Sahotra Sarkar and Anya Plutynski
eISBN: 9781405125727
Print publication date: 2008


Subject Philosophy » Philosophy of Science

Key-Topics biological, science

DOI: 10.1111/b.9781405125727.2008.x

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A Companion to the Philosophy of Biology

A Companion to the Philosophy of Biology offers concise overviews of philosophical issues raised by all areas of biology. Addressing both traditional and emerging areas of philosophical interest, the volume focuses on the philosophical implications of evolutionary theory as well as key topics such as molecular biology, immunology, and ecology.

Comprising essays by top scholars in the field, this Companion is an authoritative guide for professional philosophers, historians, sociologists and biologists, as well as an accessible reference work for students seeking to learn about this rapidly-changing field.

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Sarkar, Sahotra and Anya Plutynski (eds). A Companion to the Philosophy of Biology. Blackwell Publishing, 2008. Blackwell Reference Online. 18 January 2017 <http://www.blackwellreference.com/public/book.html?id=g9781405125727_9781405125727>



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