Philosophy of the Life Sciences

Abstract

Biologists and philosophers of science have joined together to explicate some of the more philosophical issues that arise in the life sciences, primarily in evolutionary biology.

Keywords: evolution; modern synthesis; reduction; selection; sociobiology

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Hull, David L(Apr 2001) Philosophy of the Life Sciences. In: eLS. John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester. http://www.els.net [doi: 10.1038/npg.els.0003449]