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by Elliott Sober
Among his books are Reconstructing the Past and Philosophy of Biology.
Sex and Death: An Introduction to Philosophy of Biology (Science and Its Conceptual Foundations series). Among his books are Reconstructing the Past and Philosophy of Biology. A consummate philosopher, Sober begins by explaining that the book is divided in two parts: the first is of more interest to philosophers without a biological background, and the second to biologists who are curious about why philosophers of science are "sticking their nose into" evolutionary theory.
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Philosophy Of Biology book. Philosophy of Biology (Dimensions of Philosophy Series). 0813391261 (ISBN13: 9780813391267).
The philosophy of biology is a subfield of philosophy of science, which deals with epistemological, metaphysical, and ethical issues in the biological and biomedical sciences. Although philosophers of science and philosophers generally have long been interested in biology (. Aristotle, Descartes, and even Kant), philosophy of biology only emerged as an independent field of philosophy in the 1960s and 1970s
Series Title: Dimensions of Philosophy Series. Publisher: Routledge
Series Title: Dimensions of Philosophy Series. Publisher: Routledge. Author: Elliott Sober. Street Date: January 14, 2000. Perhaps because of it implications for our understanding of human nature, recent philosophy of biology has seen what might be the most dramatic work in the philosophies of the ?special? sciences.
Perhaps because of it implications for our understanding of human nature, recent philosophy of biology has seen what might be the most dramatic work in the philosophies of the ?special? sciences.
Philosophy of Biology". Philosophy of Science. philosophy of physics, biology, et. Sober's book perfectly. Department of Philosophy. Birbeck College, University of London. Elliott Sober is among the leading contemporary contributors to. the philosophy of biology. He also has an exceptional ability to. explain difficult ideas clearly. He is therefore very well equipped. prognosis is justified by the present volume. exemplifies this tendency.
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Items related to Philosophy Of Biology (Dimensions of Philosophy Series). This drama has centered on evolutionary theory, and in this new textbook, Elliott Sober introduces the reader to the most important of these developments. Elliott Sober Philosophy Of Biology (Dimensions of Philosophy Series). ISBN 13: 9780813307855. With a rare combination of technical sophistication and clarity of expression, Sober engages both the higher level of theory and the direct implications for such controversial issues as creationism, teleology, nature versus nurture, and sociobiology.
His publications include Ockham’s Razors - A User’s Manual (Cambridge University Press, 2015), Did Darwin write the Origin Backwards? (Prometheus Books, 2011), Evidence and Evolution - the Logic Behind the Science (Cambridge University Press, 2008), Unto Others - The Evolution and Psychology of Unselfish Behavior (with David Sloan Wilson, Harvard University Press, 1998) and Philosophy of Biology (Westview Press, 1993).