Article ID: CBB000110577

The developmental systems perspective in the philosophy of biology (2000)


Philosophy of Science
Volume: 67
Pages: S322--S387

Publication Date: 2000
Edition Details: Symposium organized by Peter Godfrey-Smith
Language: English

Description Contents: Peter Godfrey-Smith, Explanatory symmetries, preformation, and developmental systems theory; Susan Oyama, Causal democracy and causal contributions in developmental systems theory; James Griesemer, Development, culture, and the units of inheritance; Kim Sterelny, Development, evolution, adaptation.

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Authors & Contributors
Waizbort, Ricardo
Martins, Lilian Al-Chueyer Pereira
Brzezinski Prestes, María Elice de
Stefano, Waldir
Birch, Jonathan
Short, T. L.
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part C: Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences
British Journal for the Philosophy of Science
Biology and Philosophy
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science
History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences
Oxford University Press
Fundo Mackenzie de Pesquisa
University of Calgary (Canada)
Philosophy of biology
Adaptation (biology)
Explanation; hypotheses; theories
Darwin, Charles Robert
Senebier, Jean
Jennings, Herbert Spencer
Tinbergen, Nikolaas
Mayr, Ernst
Time Periods
20th century
21st century
19th century

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