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Millstein, Roberta L. (2001) Evolution. UNSPECIFIED. (In Press)

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This paper is an overview of the philosophy of evolution past, present, and future to be published in <I>Blackwell's Guide to the Philosophy of Science</I>, edited by P.K. Machamer and M. Silberstein. It surveys the following topics: the neutralist/selectionist debate, the adapationist programme and its challenges, sociobiology, contingency, laws of biology, the species category problem, the species taxon problem, the tautology problem, fitness, units of selection.


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Millstein, Roberta L.
Keywords: evolution, the neutralist/selectionist debate, the adapationist programme and its challenges, sociobiology, contingency, laws of biology, the species category problem, the species taxon problem, the tautology problem, fitness, units of selection
Subjects: Specific Sciences > Biology > Evolutionary Theory
Depositing User: Dr. Roberta L. Millstein
Date Deposited: 24 Mar 2001
Last Modified: 13 Sep 2015 14:51
Item ID: 210
Public Domain: No
URI: http://philsci-archive.pitt.edu/id/eprint/210

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