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Philosophy of Biology free pdf By combining excerpts from key historical writings with editors' introductions and further reading material, "Philosophy of Biology: An Anthology" offers a comprehensive, accessible, and up-to-date collection of the field's most significant works. It addresses central questions such as 'What is life?' and 'How did it begin?', and the most current research and arguments on evolution and developmental biology * Editorial notes throughout the text define, clarify, and qualify ideas, concepts and arguments. It includes material on evolutionary psychology and evolutionary developmental biology not found in other standard philosophy of biology anthologies. Further reading material assists novices in delving deeper into research in philosophy of biology.

About Alexander Rosenberg

Alex Rosenberg is the R. Taylor Cole Professor of Philosophy, Professor of Biology and Director of the Center for Philosophy of Biology at Duke University. He has published 11 books on the philosophy of science including The Philosophy of Biology: A Contemporary Introduction (2007) with Daniel McShea. In 1993, he won the Lakatos Prize in the Philosophy of Science and in 2007 was the National Phi Beta Kappa Rommell lecturer in philosophy. Robert Arp is Research Associate with the National Center for Biomedical Ontology at the University of Buffalo and works with the Ontology Research Group at the New York State Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics

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Author : Alexander Rosenberg
Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell (an imprint of John Wiley
Data Published : 10 April 2009
ISBN : 1405183179
EAN : 9781405183178
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 464 pages
Age + : 18 years
Language : English
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