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

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]

Austin, Christopher J. (2016) Aristotelian Essentialism: Essence in the Age of Evolution. [Preprint]

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

Barrett, Jeffrey A. and Skyrms, Brian (2015) Self-Assembling Games. [Preprint]

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]

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]

Bruner, Justin and O'Connor, Cailin (2016) Power, Bargaining, and Collaboration. [Preprint]

Bruner, Justin and O'Connor, Cailin and Rubin, Hannah and Huttegger, Simon (2014) David Lewis in the Lab: an Experimental Study of Signaling Convention. [Preprint]

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

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

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]

Deem, Michael (2016) Dehorning the Darwinian Dilemma for Normative Realism. [Preprint]

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]

Elliott, Tyler A. and Linquist, Stefan and Gregory, T. Ryan (2014) Conceptual and empirical challenges of ascribing functions to transposable elements. [Preprint]

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

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

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

Green, Sara (2014) A philosophical evaluation of adaptationism as a heuristic strategy. [Preprint]

Greenstein, Noah (2015) General Relativistic Biology. [Preprint]

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]

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

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

Linquist, Stefan (2016) Which evolutionary model best explains the culture of honour? [Preprint]

Linquist, Stefan and Cottenie, Karl and Elliott, Tyler and Saylor, Brent and Kremer, Stefan and Gregory, T. Ryan (2015) Applying ecological models to communities of genetic elements: the case of neutral theory. [Preprint]

Linquist, Stefan and Saylor, Brent and Cottenie, Karl and Elliott, Tyler A. and Kremer, Stefan C. and Gregory, T. Ryan (2013) Distinguishing ecological from evolutionary approaches to transposable elements. [Preprint]

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

Luque, Víctor (2016) One Equation To Rule Them All: A philosophical analysis of the Price equation. [Preprint]

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]

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. (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. [Preprint]

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

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

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]

Munoz, François and huneman, philippe (2016) From the neutral theory to a comprehensive and multiscale theory of ecological equivalence. [Preprint]

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

O'Connor, Cailin (2014) Ambiguity is Kinda Good, Sometimes. [Preprint]

O'Connor, Cailin (2016) The Evolution of Guilt. [Preprint]

O'Connor, Cailin (2015) Evolving to Generalize: Trading Precision for Speed. [Preprint]

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

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

Otsuka, Jun (2015) A critical review of the statisticalist debate. [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. (2013) The Early History of Chance in Evolution. [Preprint]

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

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

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

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

Ramsey, Grant (2015) Can altruism be unified? [Preprint]

Ramsey, Grant (2017) What Is human nature for? [Preprint]

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

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

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]

Scholl, Raphael and Pigliucci, Massimo (2014) The proximate-ultimate distinction and evolutionary developmental biology: Causal irrelevance vs. explanatory abstraction. [Preprint]

Scholl, Raphael (2016) Spot the difference: Causal contrasts in scientific diagrams. [Preprint]

Serafino, Loris (2016) Abiogenesis as a theoretical challenge: chance and directionality through the lens of scientific realism. [Preprint]

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

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]

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

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]

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]

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. [Preprint]

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

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

Conference or Workshop Item

Abrams, Marshall (2014) Coherence, Muller’s Ratchet, and the Maintenance of Culture. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Abrams, Marshall (2006) How Do Natural Selection and Random Drift Interact? In: UNSPECIFIED.

Abrams, Marshall (2008) The Unity of Fitness. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Abrantes, Paulo (2011) Culture and Transitions in Individuality. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Archer, Edward (2015) The Childhood Obesity Epidemic as a Result of Nongenetic Evolution: The Maternal Resources Hypothesis. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Barker, Matthew J. and Velasco, Joel D. (2012) Deep Conventionalism about Evolutionary Groups. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Bourrat, Pierrick (2012) Time and Fitness in Evolutionary Transitions in Individuality. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Cable, Kele (2015) The Purposes and Implications of Early Experimental Evolution. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Charbonneau, Mathieu (2014) Populations without Reproduction. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Crozier, Gillian (2008) Acoustic adaptation in bird songs: A case study in cultural selection. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Garson, Justin (2012) Broken Mechanisms: Function, Pathology, and Natural Selection. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Gildenhuys, Peter (2014) Probability in Classical Population Genetics. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Glymour, Bruce (2006) Stable Models and Causal Explanation in Evolutionary Biology. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Godfrey-Smith, Peter (2013) Sender-Receiver Systems Within and Between Organisms. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Grose, Jonathan (2010) Genuine versus Deceptive Emotional Displays. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Grønfeldt Winther, Rasmus (2008) Prediction in Selectionist Evolutionary Theory. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Hamilton, Andrew and Haber, Matt (2004) Coherence, Consistency, and Cohesion: Clade Selection in Okasha and Beyond. In: UNSPECIFIED. (In Press)

Henriquez Garrido, Ruy J. (2015) TRADITIONS OF RESEARCH ON THE DEFINITION OF CONTAGIOUS DISEASE. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Jantzen, Benjamin (2013) Dynamics, Symmetry, and the Levels of Selection. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Kaplan, Jonathan (2008) The Paradox of Stasis and the Nature of Explanations in Evolutionary Biology. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Kunz, Werner and Werning, Markus (2009) The Biological Species as a Gene-Flow Community. Species Essentialism Does Not Imply Species Universalism. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Linquist, Stefan (2006) Prospects for a dual inheritance model of emotional evolution. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Longy, Françoise (2008) Natural Selection as a Cause: Probability, Chance, and Selective Biases. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Millstein, Roberta L. (2014) How the Concept of 'Population' Resolves Concepts of 'Environment'. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Nanay, Bence (2004) Can Cumulative Selection Explain Adaptation? In: UNSPECIFIED. (In Press)

Northcott, Robert (2008) Innateness and Science. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Okasha, Samir (2012) The Evolution of Bayesian Updating. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Okasha, Samir (2004) Multi-Level Selection and the Major Transitions in Evolution. In: UNSPECIFIED. (In Press)

Panebianco, Fabrizio and Serrelli, Emanuele (2013) Eco-phenotypic physiologies: a new kind of modeling for unifying evolution, ecology and cultural transmission. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Pence, Charles H. (2015) Charles Darwin and Sir John F. W. Herschel: Nineteenth-Century Science and its Methodology. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Pence, Charles H. and Ramsey, Grant (2014) Is Organismic Fitness at the Basis of Evolutionary Theory? In: UNSPECIFIED.

Perovic, Slobodan and Radenovic, Ljiljana (2008) Is Nativism In Psychology Reconcilable With The Parity Thesis in Biology? In: UNSPECIFIED.

Perovic, Slobodan and Radenovic, Ljiljana (2008) Is Nativism In Psychology Reconcilable With The Parity Thesis in Biology? In: UNSPECIFIED.

Pfeifer, Jessica (2004) Why Selection and Drift Might be Distinct. In: UNSPECIFIED. (Unpublished)

Potochnik, Angela (2006) Optimality Modeling and Explanatory Generality. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Powers, Jack (2014) Atrazine Research and Criteria of Characterizational Adequacy. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Ramsey, Grant (2012) Human nature in a post-essentialist world. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Reisman, Kenneth and Forber, Patrick (2004) Manipulation and the Causes of Evolution. In: UNSPECIFIED. (In Press)

Rohwer, Forest and Barott, Katie (2012) Viral Information. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Roughgarden, Joan (2012) Individual Based Models in Ecology: An Evaluation, or How Not to Ruin a Good Thing. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Schmaus, Warren (2014) Was Renouvier as Scientifically Conservative as Comte? In: UNSPECIFIED.

Skipper, Robert (2004) The Heuristic Role of Sewall Wright's 1932 Adaptive Landscape Diagram. In: UNSPECIFIED. (In Press)

Turner, Derek (2012) The Relaxed Forces Strategy for Testing Natural State Theories: The Case of the ZFEL. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Wilson, Brad (2009) Experiments in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Winther, Rasmus Grønfeldt (2009) Prediction in Selectionist Evolutionary Theory. In: UNSPECIFIED.

Wolters, Gereon (2012) Ambivalence and Conflict: Catholic Church and Evolution. In: UNSPECIFIED.

verpooten, jan and nelissen, mark (2009) SENSORY EXPLOITATION: UNDERESTIMATED IN THE EVOLUTION OF ART AS ONCE IN SEXUAL SELECTION THEORY? In: UNSPECIFIED.

Published Article or Volume

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 or Volume]

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

Deem, Michael and Ramsey, Grant (2016) Guilt by association? [Published Article or Volume]

Ginnobili, Santiago (2014) La inconmensurabilidad empírica entre la teoría de la selección natural darwiniana y el diseño inteligente de la teología natural. [Published Article or Volume]

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

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

Millstein, Roberta L. (2015) Thinking about populations and races in time. [Published Article or Volume]

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

Pence, Charles H. (2016) Is Genetic Drift a Force? [Published Article or Volume]

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

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

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

Pradeu, Thomas (2016) Mutualistic viruses and the heteronomy of life. [Published Article or Volume]

Pradeu, Thomas and Kostyrka, Gladys and Dupré, John (2016) Understanding viruses: Philosophical investigations. [Published Article or Volume]

Pradeu, Thomas and Laplane, Lucie and Prévot, Karine and Hoquet, Thierry and Reynaud, Valentine and Fusco, Giuseppe and Minelli, Alessandro and Orgogozo, Virginie and Vervoort, Michel (2016) Defining "Development". [Published Article or Volume]

Ramsey, Grant (2015) The Causal Structure of Evolutionary Theory. [Published Article or Volume]

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

Rendón, Constanza Alexandra and Folguera, Guillermo (2014) Evo-devo como disciplina integradora: la temporalidad de los procesos biológicos como estrategia de análisis. [Published Article or Volume]

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

Suárez, Javier (2016) Bacterial species pluralism in the light of medicine and endosymbiosis. [Published Article or Volume]

Other

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

Dagg, Joachim L. The parallactic recognition of an evolutionary paradox. UNSPECIFIED.

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

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

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

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

O'Connor, Cailin and Bruner, Justin (2016) Dynamics and Diversity in Epistemic Communities. UNSPECIFIED.

Rosenstock, Sarita and O'Connor, Cailin (2016) Selective Advantages of Guilt. UNSPECIFIED.

Rubin, Hannah and Bruner, Justin and O'Connor, Cailin and Huttegger, Simon (2015) Communication Without the Cooperative Principle: A Signaling Experiment. UNSPECIFIED.

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

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