The Resource Philosophy Of Biology, (electronic resource)

Philosophy Of Biology, (electronic resource)

Label
Philosophy Of Biology
Title
Philosophy Of Biology
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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. This drama has centered on evolutionary theory, and in the second edition of this textbook, Elliott Sober introduces the reader to the most important issues of these developments. 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 ve
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
578.01
Index
no index present
LC call number
QH360.5 .S63 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Philosophy Of Biology, (electronic resource)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=538917
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Boxes and Figures; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 What is Evolutionary Theory?; 2 Creationism; 3 Fitness; 4 The Units of Selection Problem; 5 Adaptationism; 6 Systematics; 7 Sociobiology and the Extension of Evolutionary Theory; References; Index
Control code
ocn851316184
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Philosophy Of Biology, (electronic resource)
Link
http://library.quincycollege.edu:2048/login?url=http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=538917
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
List of Boxes and Figures; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1 What is Evolutionary Theory?; 2 Creationism; 3 Fitness; 4 The Units of Selection Problem; 5 Adaptationism; 6 Systematics; 7 Sociobiology and the Extension of Evolutionary Theory; References; Index
Control code
ocn851316184
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Specific material designation
remote

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