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Evolutionary worlds without end

Author: Henry C Plotkin
Publisher: Oxford [etc.] : Oxford University Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Diversity and complexity are the hallmarks of living forms. Yet science aims for general causal explanations of its observations - so how can this be achieved in the non-physical sciences? This new  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry C Plotkin
ISBN: 9780199544950 0199544956
OCLC Number: 750787475
Description: [10], 214 s. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Preface ; 1. The Rutherford dictum and its meaning for biology ; 2. Plus Cca change ; 3. The Expansion of Selection Theory ; 4. Evolutionary Epistemology ; 5. Selection and Cultural Change ; 6. Further applications of selection theory to aspects of human culture ; 7. Levels of Selection ; References
Responsibility: Henry Plotkin.

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