Problems in the Philosophy of Biology


Selected topics, with emphasis on evolutionary biology: the structure of evolutionary theory, adaptation, teleological or teleonomic explanations in biology, reductionism and organicism, the units of selection, and sociobiology. Consent of instructor required. Instructor: Brandon, Neander, or Rosenberg

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Curriculum Codes
  • STS
  • NS
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  • PHIL 634S
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