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July 1995
440 pages  

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Concepts, Theories, and Rationality in the Biological Sciences
Wolters, Gereon , Lennox, James
Leading biologists and philosophers of biology discuss the basic theories and concepts of biology and their connections with ethics, economics, and psychology, providing a remarkably unified report on the “state of the art” in the philosophy of biology.

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Gereon Wolters is Professor of Philosophy and Deputy Director of the Center for Philosophy of Science at the University of Konstanz.
James G. Lennox is professor of history and philosophy of science at the University of Pittsburgh. He is the author of Aristotle: On the Parts of Animals I–IV and Aristotle’s Philosophy of Biology: Studies in the Origins of Life Science. Lennox is coeditor of Philosophical Issues in Aristotle’s Biology; Being, Nature, and Life in Aristotle: Essays in Honor of Allan Gotthelf; and Concepts, Theories, and Rationality in the Biological Sciences.
“A scholarly work in every sense of the word, written at the highest level. . . . Thinkers who focus on Rand’s epistemology must have this book on their shelves. Bravo.”--Journal of Ayn Rand Studies

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