New PDF release: A Companion to the Philosophy of Biology (Blackwell

By Sahotra Sarkar,Anya Plutynski

constructed from essays by way of best students within the box, this quantity bargains specific overviews of philosophical matters raised by means of biology.

  • Brings jointly a group of eminent students to discover the philosophical concerns raised through biology
  • Addresses conventional and rising issues, spanning molecular biology and genetics, evolution, developmental biology, immunology, ecology, brain and behavior, neuroscience, and experimentation
  • Begins with a radical advent to the field
  • Goes past prior remedies that concentrated purely on evolution to provide equivalent cognizance to different parts, akin to molecular and developmental biology
  • Represents either an authoritative advisor to philosophy of biology, and an obtainable reference paintings for an individual trying to know about this rapidly-changing field

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