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The Philosophy of Biology

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The aim of this series is to bring together important recent writings in major areas of philosophical inquiry, selected from a variety of sources, mostly periodicals, which may not be conveniently available to the university student or the general reader. The editors of each volume contribute an introductory essay on the items chosen and on the questions with which they de ...more
Paperback, 784 pages
Published August 27th 1998 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published 1973)
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Sheri Fresonke Harper
Oct 01, 2009 Sheri Fresonke Harper rated it it was amazing
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In covering many of the sensitive issues that have arisen in the study of biology, this book is a good resource, providing information about such things as genetically modified foods, the evolution of large size, and glacier data relating carbon dioxide, temperature, methane and dust loading.
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Alexandre Guay
Une excellente anthologie de philosophie de la biologie. On y trouve plusieurs textes désormais classiques de cette jeune discipline. Un essentiel!
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