Book ID: CBB000471559

Contemporary Debates in Philosophy of Science (2004)


Hitchcock, Christopher (Editor)

Blackwell Publishers

Publication Date: 2004
Physical Details: xiii + 348 pp.; ill.; bib.; index
Language: English

Description Includes discussion of empiricism, probability, laws in the social sciences, causation, entropy, genetic encoding, and natural selection. Contributors: James Robert Brown, John D. Norton, Patrick Maher, Kevin T. Kelly, Clark Glymour, Jarrett Leplin, André Kukla, Joel Walmsley, John T. Roberts, Harold Kincaid, Phil Dowe, Jonathan Schaffer, Huw Price, Craig Callender, Sahotra Sarkar, Peter Godfrey-Smith, Peter Carruthers, James Woodward, Fiona Cowie.

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Authors & Contributors
Ruse, Michael
Glickman, Stephen E.
Bunney, Sarah
Hamilton, William Donald
Henderson, Leah
Mameli, Matteo
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
History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences
Nineteenth-Century Contexts
Journal for General Philosophy of Science
Journal of Experimental Zoology. Part B, Molecular and Developmental Evolution
W.H. Freeman/Spektrum
Cambridge University Press
American Philosophical Society
Belknap Press of Harvard University Press
Oxford University Press
Natural selection
Philosophy of science
Darwin, Charles Robert
Johannsen, Wilhelm Ludvig
Hamilton, William Donald
Von Neumann, John
Beijerinck, Martinus Willem
Mendel, Gregor Johann
Time Periods
19th century
20th century
20th century, early
20th century, late
18th century
21st century
Great Britain
United States
United States. Dept. of Agriculture

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