National Library of Australia

The National Library building is closed temporarily until further notice, in line with ACT Government COVID-19 health restrictions.
Find out more

You must be logged in to Tag Records
The Cambridge companion to the philosophy of biology / edited by David Hull and Michael Ruse
Bib ID 4313254
Format BookBook
Online Versions
Related Online
Resources
Description Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2007 
xxvii, 513 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 9780521851282
0521851289
9780521616713
0521616719
Series

Cambridge companions.

Full contents
  • Adaptation / Tim Lewens
  • Population genetics / Roberta L. Millstein, Robert A. Skipper Jr.
  • Units and levels of selection / Elisabeth A. Lloyd
  • What's wrong with the emergentist statistical interpretation of natural selection and random drift / Robert N. Brandon, Grant Ramsey
  • Gene / Paul E. Griffiths, Karola Stotz
  • Information in biology / Peter Godfrey-Smith
  • Reductionism (and antireductionism) in biology / Alexander Rosenberg
  • Mechanisms and models / Lindley Darden
  • Teleology / André Ariew
  • Macroevolution, minimalism, and the radiation of the animals / Kim Sterelny
 
Notes

Formerly CIP.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 453-496) and index.

Subjects Biology -- Philosophy.
Other authors/contributors Hull, David L  |  Ruse, Michael
Also Titled

Philosophy of biology

Online

In the Library

Request this item to view in the Library's reading rooms using your library card. To learn more about how to request items watch this short online video Help Video.

Details Collect From
YY 570.1 C178
Copy: YY hbk
Main Reading Room

Order a copy

- Copyright or permission restrictions may apply. We will contact you if necessary.

Help Video To learn more about Copies Direct watch this short online video Help Video.
close Can I borrow items from the Library?

You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

You can view this on the NLA website.

close What can I get online?

You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

You can view this on the NLA website.

close Can I get copies of items from the Library?

You need Flash player 8+ and JavaScript enabled to view this video embedded.

You can view this on the NLA website.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Flags
Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander and other First Nations people are advised that this catalogue contains names, recordings and images of deceased people and other content that may be culturally sensitive. Please also be aware that you may see certain words or descriptions in this catalogue which reflect the author’s attitude or that of the period in which the item was created and may now be considered offensive.