The Structure and Confirmation of Evolutionary Theory
Traditionally a scientific theory is viewed as based on universal laws of nature that serve as axioms for logical deduction. In analyzing the logical structure of evolutionary biology, Elisabeth Lloyd argues that the semantic account is more appropriate and powerful. This book will be of interest to biologists and philosophers alike.
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Introduction Other Descriptions of the Structure of Evolutionary Theory
The Semantic Approach and Evolutionary Theory
The Structure of Population Genetics
Structured Populations Group Kin and Organismic Selection
The Units of Selection