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Aaronson, Scott (2011) Why Philosophers Should Care About Computational Complexity. [Preprint]

Abrams, Marshall (2014) Coherence, Muller’s Ratchet, and the Maintenance of Culture. In: [2014] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 24th Biennial Mtg (Chicago, IL).

Abrams, Marshall (2006) How Do Natural Selection and Random Drift Interact? In: [2006] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 20th Biennial Mtg (Vancouver) > PSA 2006 Contributed Papers.

Abrams, Marshall (2008) The Unity of Fitness. In: [2008] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 21st Biennial Mtg (Pittsburgh, PA) > PSA 2008 Contributed Papers.

Abrantes, Paulo (2011) Culture and Transitions in Individuality. In: [2012] Seventh Quadrennial Fellows Conference of the Center for Philosophy of Science (12-14 June 2012; Mugla, Turkey).

Arroyo-Santos, Alfonso and Olson, Mark E. (2011) Metaphors as surrogate variables. The case of adaptive radiation. [Preprint]

Arroyo-Santos, Alfonso and Olson, Mark E. and Vergara-Silva, Francisco (2013) Practice-oriented controversies and borrowed epistemic credibility in current evolutionary biology: phylogeography as a case study. [Preprint]

Arroyo-Santos, Alfonso and Olson, Mark E. and Vergara-Silva, Francisco (2011) Practice-oriented controversies and borrowed epistemic support in current evolutionary biology: phylogeography as a case study. [Preprint]

Arroyo-Santos, Alfonso and Olson , Mark E and Vergara-Silva, Francisco (2014) “Practice-Oriented Controversies and Borrowed Epistemic Credibility in Current Evolutionary Biology: Phylogeography as a Case Study. [Preprint]

Ayala, Francisco (2008) What the Biological Sciences Can and Cannot Contribute to Ethics. [Preprint]

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Barker, Matthew J. and Velasco, Joel D. (2012) Deep Conventionalism about Evolutionary Groups. In: [2012] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 23rd Biennial Mtg (San Diego, CA) > PSA 2012 Contributed Papers.

Birch, Jonathan (2014) Gene mobility and the concept of relatedness. [Preprint]

Birch, Jonathan (2013) Hamilton's rule and its discontents. [Preprint]

Birch, Jonathan (2014) How cooperation became the norm. [Preprint]

Birch, Jonathan (2014) Propositional content in signalling systems. [Preprint]

Bourrat, Pierrick (2013) From Survivors to Replicators: Evolution by Natural Selection Revisited. [Preprint]

Bourrat, Pierrick (2013) How to read “heritability” in the recipe approach to natural selection. [Preprint]

Bourrat, Pierrick (2014) Levels of Selection are Artefacts of Different Fitness Temporal Measures. [Preprint]

Bourrat, Pierrick (2012) Time and Fitness in Evolutionary Transitions in Individuality. In: [2012] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 23rd Biennial Mtg (San Diego, CA) > PSA 2012 Contributed Papers.

Brigandt, Ingo (2011) Explanation in Biology: Reduction, Pluralism, and Explanatory Aims. [Preprint]

Brigandt, Ingo (2012) Intelligent Design and the Nature of Science: Philosophical and Pedagogical Points. [Preprint]

Brigandt, Ingo (2008) Natural Kinds in Evolution and Systematics: Metaphysical and Epistemological Considerations. [Preprint]

Burian, Richard (2008) Selection Does Not Operate Primarily on Genes. [Preprint]

Butterfield, Jeremy (2011) Laws, Causation and Dynamics at Different Levels. [Preprint]

Byron (formerly Baker), Jason M. (2005) Adaptive speciation: The role of natural selection in mechanisms of geographic and non-geographic speciation. UNSPECIFIED.

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Charbonneau, Mathieu (2014) Populations without Reproduction. In: [2012] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 23rd Biennial Mtg (San Diego, CA) > PSA 2012 Symposia.

Clarke, Christopher (2014) Multi-Level Selection and the Explanatory Value of Mathematical Decompositions. [Preprint]

Clarke, Christopher (2014) Multi-Level Selection and the Explanatory Value of Mathematical Decompositions. [Preprint]

Crozier, Gillian (2008) Acoustic adaptation in bird songs: A case study in cultural selection. In: [2008] Biological Explanations of Behavior: Philosophical Perspectives (Hannover, Germany; 12-15 June, 2008).

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De Donato-Rodríguez, Xavier and Arroyo-Santos, Alfonso (2012) The structure of idealization in biological theories: the case of the Wright-Fisher model. [Published Article]

De Villiers-Botha, Tanya (2011) Peculiarities in Mind; Or, on the Absence of Darwin. [Published Article]

Dietrich, Michael R. and Millstein, Roberta L. (2007) The Role of Causal Processes in the Neutral and Nearly Neutral Theories. [Preprint]

Downes, Stephen M. (2003) Biological Information. [Preprint]

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Francis Dov, Por (2000) The Persistent Progression: A Third View on Animal Evolution. [Preprint]

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Garson, Justin (2012) Broken Mechanisms: Function, Pathology, and Natural Selection. In: [2012] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 23rd Biennial Mtg (San Diego, CA) > PSA 2012 Contributed Papers.

Gildenhuys, Peter (2008) Causal Equations without Ceteris Paribus Clauses. [Preprint]

Gildenhuys, Peter (2008) An Explication of the Causal Dimension of Drift. [Preprint]

Gildenhuys, Peter (2014) Probability in Classical Population Genetics. In: [2014] MS6: Models and Simulations 6 (Notre Dame; 9-11 May 2014).

Glymour, Bruce (2006) Stable Models and Causal Explanation in Evolutionary Biology. In: [2006] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 20th Biennial Mtg (Vancouver) > PSA 2006 Symposia.

Godfrey-Smith, Peter (2013) Sender-Receiver Systems Within and Between Organisms. In: [2012] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 23rd Biennial Mtg (San Diego, CA) > PSA 2012 Symposia.

Green, Christopher D. (2003) Will the real James Mark Baldwin stand up?: A comment on Griffiths (2001). UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Griffiths, Paul and Gray, Russell (2002) The Developmental Systems Perspective: Organism-environment systems as units of development and evolution. [Preprint]

Griffiths, Paul and Wilkins, John (2010) When do evolutionary explanations of belief debunk belief? [Preprint]

Griffiths, Paul E (2001) Beyond the Baldwin Effect: James Mark Baldwin's 'social heredity', epigenetic inheritance and niche construction. [Preprint]

Griffiths, Paul E. (2004) Instinct in the ‘50s: The British Reception of Konrad Lorenz’s Theory of Instinctive Behavior. [Preprint]

Griffiths, Paul Edmund (2008) In what sense does 'nothing make sense except in the light of evolution'? [Preprint]

Grose, Jonathan (2010) Genuine versus Deceptive Emotional Displays. In: [2009] EPSA09: 2nd Conference of the European Philosophy of Science Association (Amsterdam, 21-24 October, 2009) > EPSA 2009 Contributed Papers.

Grønfeldt Winther, Rasmus (2008) Prediction in Selectionist Evolutionary Theory. In: [2008] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 21st Biennial Mtg (Pittsburgh, PA) > PSA 2008 Contributed Papers.

Gurova, Lilia (2010) Fodor vs. Darwin: A Methodological Follow-Up. [Preprint]

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Hamilton, Andrew and Haber, Matt (2004) Coherence, Consistency, and Cohesion: Clade Selection in Okasha and Beyond. In: [2004] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 19th Biennial Meeting - PSA2004: Contributed Papers (Austin, TX; 2004) > PSA 2004 Contributed Papers. (In Press)

huneman, philippe (2006) Evolutionary theory in philosophical focus. [Preprint]

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Jantzen, Benjamin (2013) Dynamics, Symmetry, and the Levels of Selection. In: [2013] International Conference on Evolutionary Patterns (Lisbon; 27-29 May 2013).

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Kaplan, Jonathan (2008) The Paradox of Stasis and the Nature of Explanations in Evolutionary Biology. In: [2008] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 21st Biennial Mtg (Pittsburgh, PA) > PSA 2008 Contributed Papers.

Kunz, Werner and Werning, Markus (2009) The Biological Species as a Gene-Flow Community. Species Essentialism Does Not Imply Species Universalism. In: [2009] EPSA09: 2nd Conference of the European Philosophy of Science Association (Amsterdam, 21-24 October, 2009) > EPSA 2009 Contributed Papers.

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Lamm, Ehud and Kammar, Ohad (2014) Inferring Co-Evolution. [Preprint]

Linquist, Stefan (2006) Prospects for a dual inheritance model of emotional evolution. In: [2006] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 20th Biennial Mtg (Vancouver) > PSA 2006 Contributed Papers.

Longy, Françoise (2008) Natural Selection as a Cause: Probability, Chance, and Selective Biases. In: [2008] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 21st Biennial Mtg (Pittsburgh, PA) > PSA 2008 Contributed Papers.

Ludwig, David (2013) Mediating Objects. Scientific and Public Functions of Models in Nineteenth-Century Biology. [Preprint]

Luque, Víctor (2014) GUSTAVO CAPONI. 2011. La segunda agenda darwiniana. Contribución preliminar a una historia del programa adaptacionista. [Published Article]

Lutz, Sebastian Criteria of Empirical Significance: Foundations, Relations, Applications. Zeno Institute of Philosophy, Utrecht University.

Lutz, Sebastian (2011) Empiricism and Intelligent Design I: Three Empiricist Challenges. [Preprint]

Lutz, Sebastian (2011) Empiricism and Intelligent Design II: Analyzing Intelligent Design. [Preprint]

Lutz, Sebastian (2011) On Likelihoodism and Intelligent Design. [Preprint]

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Machery, Edouard (2005) Review of R. Boyd and P. Richerson, The Origin and Evolution of Cultures. [Preprint]

Millstein, Roberta (2002) How Not to Argue for the Indeterminism of Evolution: A Look at Two Recent Attempts to Settle the Issue. [Preprint]

Millstein, Roberta L. (2001) Are Random Drift and Natural Selection Conceptually Distinct? [Preprint]

Millstein, Roberta L. (2007) Concepts of Drift and Selection in “The Great Snail Debate” of the 1950s and Early 1960s. [Preprint]

Millstein, Roberta L. (2012) Darwin's Explanation of Races by Means of Sexual Selection. [Published Article]

Millstein, Roberta L. (2005) Discussion of 'Four Case Studies on Chance in Evolution': Philosophical Themes and Questions. [Preprint]

Millstein, Roberta L. (2007) Distinguishing Drift and Selection Empirically: “The Great Snail Debate” of the 1950s. [Preprint]

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

Millstein, Roberta L. (2001) Evolution. [Preprint]

Millstein, Roberta L. (2012) Exploring the Status of Population Genetics: The Role of Ecology. [Preprint]

Millstein, Roberta L. (2014) How the Concept of 'Population' Resolves Concepts of 'Environment'. In: [2012] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 23rd Biennial Mtg (San Diego, CA) > PSA 2012 Symposia.

Millstein, Roberta L. (2008) Hsp90-Induced Evolution: Adaptationist, Neutralist, and Developmentalist Scenarios. [Preprint]

Millstein, Roberta L. (2000) Is the Evolutionary Process Deterministic or Indeterministic? An Argument for Agnosticism. UNSPECIFIED.

Millstein, Roberta L. (2013) Natural Selection and Causal Productivity. [Preprint]

Millstein, Roberta L. (2006) Natural Selection as a Population-Level Causal Process. [Preprint]

Millstein, Roberta L. (2014) Probability in Biology: The Case of Fitness. [Preprint]

Millstein, Roberta L. and Skipper, Robert A. (2006) Population Genetics. [Preprint]

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Nanay, Bence (2004) Can Cumulative Selection Explain Adaptation? In: [2004] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 19th Biennial Meeting - PSA2004: Contributed Papers (Austin, TX; 2004) > PSA 2004 Contributed Papers. (In Press)

Nanay, Bence (2005) Can Cumulative Selection Explain Adaptation? [Preprint]

Northcott, Robert (2008) Innateness and Science. In: [2008] Biological Explanations of Behavior: Philosophical Perspectives (Hannover, Germany; 12-15 June, 2008).

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Odenbaugh, Jay (2014) Nothing in Ethics Makes Sense Except in the Light of Evolution? Natural Goodness and Evolutionary Biology. [Preprint]

Okasha, Samir (2012) The Evolution of Bayesian Updating. In: [2012] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 23rd Biennial Mtg (San Diego, CA) > PSA 2012 Contributed Papers.

Okasha, Samir (2004) Multi-Level Selection and the Major Transitions in Evolution. In: [2004] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 19th Biennial Meeting - PSA2004: Contributed Papers (Austin, TX; 2004) > PSA 2004 Contributed Papers. (In Press)

Otsuka, Jun (2014) Causal Foundations of Evolutionary Genetics. [Preprint]

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Panebianco, Fabrizio and Serrelli, Emanuele (2013) Eco-phenotypic physiologies: a new kind of modeling for unifying evolution, ecology and cultural transmission. In: [2013] International Conference on Evolutionary Patterns (Lisbon; 27-29 May 2013).

Pence, Charles H. (2010) Charles Darwin and Sir John F. W. Herschel: Nineteenth-Century Science and its Methodology. [Preprint]

Pence, Charles H. (2011) The Conflation of "Chance" in Evolution. [Preprint]

Pence, Charles H. (2011) “Describing our Whole Experience”: The Statistical Philosophy of W.F.R. Weldon. [Preprint]

Pence, Charles H. (2011) ‘‘Describing our whole experience’’: The statistical philosophies of W. F. R. Weldon and Karl Pearson. [Published Article]

Pence, Charles H. (2013) The Early History of Chance in Evolution. [Preprint]

Pence, Charles H. (2012) It's Okay to Call Genetic Drift a “Force”. In: [2012] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 23rd Biennial Mtg (San Diego, CA) > PSA 2012 Contributed Papers.

Pence, Charles H. (2011) Nietzsche’s Aesthetic Critique of Darwin. [Published Article]

Pence, Charles H. (2013) Putting Process and Product Conceptions of Natural Selection and Genetic Drift to the Test. [Preprint]

Pence, Charles H. and Buchak, Lara (2012) Oyun: A New, Free Program for Iterated Prisoner’s Dilemma Tournaments in the Classroom. [Published Article]

Pence, Charles H. and Ramsey, Grant (2012) A New Foundation for the Propensity Interpretation of Fitness. [Preprint]

Perovic, Slobodan and Radenovic, Ljiljana (2008) Is Nativism In Psychology Reconcilable With The Parity Thesis in Biology? In: [2008] Biological Explanations of Behavior: Philosophical Perspectives (Hannover, Germany; 12-15 June, 2008).

Perovic, Slobodan and Radenovic, Ljiljana (2008) Is Nativism In Psychology Reconcilable With The Parity Thesis in Biology? In: [2008] Biological Explanations of Behavior: Philosophical Perspectives (Hannover, Germany; 12-15 June, 2008).

Pfeifer, Jessica (2004) Why Selection and Drift Might be Distinct. In: [2004] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 19th Biennial Meeting - PSA2004: Contributed Papers (Austin, TX; 2004) > PSA 2004 Contributed Papers. (Unpublished)

Potochnik, Angela (2006) Optimality Modeling and Explanatory Generality. In: [2006] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 20th Biennial Mtg (Vancouver) > PSA 2006 Contributed Papers.

Pradeu, Thomas (2013) Immunity and the emergence of individuality. [Published Article]

Pradeu, Thomas (2009) The Organism in Developmental System Theory (DST). [Preprint]

Pradeu, Thomas (2010) What is an organism? An immunological answer. [Preprint]

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Ramsey, Grant (2012) Human nature in a post-essentialist world. In: [2012] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 23rd Biennial Mtg (San Diego, CA) > PSA 2012 Contributed Papers.

Ramsey, Grant and Pence, Charles H. (2013) Fitness: Philosophical Problems. [Published Article]

Randrup, Axel (2004) Cognition and Biological Evolution An Idealist Approach resolves a Fundamental Paradox. [Preprint] (Unpublished)

Reisman, Kenneth and Forber, Patrick (2004) Manipulation and the Causes of Evolution. In: [2004] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 19th Biennial Meeting - PSA2004: Contributed Papers (Austin, TX; 2004) > PSA 2004 Contributed Papers. (In Press)

Rohwer, Forest and Barott, Katie (2012) Viral Information. In: [2012] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 23rd Biennial Mtg (San Diego, CA) > PSA 2012 Contributed Papers.

Roughgarden, Joan (2012) Individual Based Models in Ecology: An Evaluation, or How Not to Ruin a Good Thing. In: [2012] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 23rd Biennial Mtg (San Diego, CA) > PSA 2012 Symposia.

Ruse, Michael (2008) The Biological Sciences Can Act as a Ground for Ethics. [Preprint]

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Sapienza, Carmen (2008) Selection Does Operate Primarily on Genes: In Defense of the Gene as the Unit of Selection. [Preprint]

Sarkar, Sahotra and Fuller, Trevon (2002) Generalized Norms of Reaction for Ecological Developmental Biology. [Preprint]

Schmaus, Warren (2014) Was Renouvier as Scientifically Conservative as Comte? In: [2014] HOPOS 2014: The International Society for the History of Philosophy of Science (Ghent; 3-6 July 2014).

Skipper, Robert (2004) Calibration of Laboratory Models in Population Genetics. [Preprint]

Skipper, Robert (2004) The Heuristic Role of Sewall Wright's 1932 Adaptive Landscape Diagram. In: [2002] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 18th Biennial Mtg - PSA 2002: Contributed Papers (Milwaukee, WI; 2002) > PSA 2002 Symposia. (In Press)

Skipper, Robert (2002) The Persistence of the R.A. Fisher-Sewall Wright Controversy. [Preprint]

Skipper, Robert (2004) Stochastic Evolutionary Dynamics: Drift vs. Draft. [Preprint]

Skipper, Robert and Millstein, Roberta (2004) Thinking About Evolutionary Mechanisms: Natural Selection. [Preprint]

Slutsky, David (2010) Confusion and dependence in uses of history. [Published Article]

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Tabery, James (2003) The "Evolutionary Synthesis" of George Udny Yule. [Preprint]

Turner, Derek (2012) The Relaxed Forces Strategy for Testing Natural State Theories: The Case of the ZFEL. In: [2012] Seventh Quadrennial Fellows Conference of the Center for Philosophy of Science (12-14 June 2012; Mugla, Turkey).

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Uchii, Soshichi (1999) Darwin on the Evolution of Morality. [Preprint]

Uchii, Soshichi (2004) Darwin's Principle of Divergence. [Preprint]

Uchii, Soshichi (2009) The Evolution of Darwin's Evolutionary Thinking. [Preprint]

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Velasco, Joel (2008) Species concepts should not conflict with evolutionary history, but often do. [Preprint]

Velasco, Joel D. (2012) The Future of Systematics: Tree-Thinking Without the Tree. [Preprint]

Velasco, Joel D. and Hitchcock, Christopher (2014) Evolutionary and Newtonian Forces. [Preprint]

Velasco, Joel D. and Sober, Elliott (2010) Testing for Treeness: Lateral Gene Transfer, Phylogenetic Inference, and Model Selection. [Preprint]

verpooten, jan and nelissen, mark (2009) SENSORY EXPLOITATION: UNDERESTIMATED IN THE EVOLUTION OF ART AS ONCE IN SEXUAL SELECTION THEORY? In: [2008] Biological Explanations of Behavior: Philosophical Perspectives (Hannover, Germany; 12-15 June, 2008).

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Wallace, Rodrick (2010) Modernizing the Modern Synthesis. [Preprint]

Wallace, Rodrick and Wallace, Deborah (2008) Punctuated equilibrium in statistical models of generalized coevolutionary resilience: How sudden ecosystem transitions can entrain both phenotype expression and Darwinian selection. [Preprint]

Waters, C. Kenneth (2010) Okasha's Unintended Argument for Toolbox Theorizing. [Preprint]

Waters, C. Kenneth (2013) Shifting Attention From Theory to Practice in Philosophy of Biology. [Preprint]

Werndl, Charlotte (2012) Do Microbes Question Standard Thinking in the Philosophy of Biology? Critical Notice of John Dupré "Processes of Life – Essays in the Philosophy of Biology". [Preprint]

Wilkins, John S. (2010) Review of The Cambridge Companion to Darwin. [Preprint]

Wilkins, John S. (2010) What is a species? Essences and generation. [Preprint]

Wilkins, John S. and Nelson, Gareth J. (2008) Trémaux on species: A theory of allopatric speciation (and punctuated equilibrium) before Wagner. UNSPECIFIED.

Wilkins, John S. and Nelson, Gareth J. (2008) Trémaux on species: A theory of allopatric speciation (and punctuated equilibrium) before Wagner. [Preprint]

Wilson, Brad (2009) Experiments in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology. In: [2009] SPSP 2009: Society for Philosophy of Science in Practice (Minnesota, June 18-20, 2009).

Winther, Rasmus Grønfeldt (2009) Prediction in Selectionist Evolutionary Theory. In: [2008] Philosophy of Science Assoc. 21st Biennial Mtg (Pittsburgh, PA) > PSA 2008 Contributed Papers.

Witteveen, Joeri (2014) Naming and contingency: the type method of biological taxonomy. [Preprint]

Wolters, Gereon (2012) Ambivalence and Conflict: Catholic Church and Evolution. In: [2012] Seventh Quadrennial Fellows Conference of the Center for Philosophy of Science (12-14 June 2012; Mugla, Turkey).

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