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Table of Contents - Philosophy Of Biology
PHILOS 338      Philosophy Of Biology
An investigation of methodological and conceptual issues in biology, such as the roles of mechanistic and teleological explanations, reductionism, the nature of evolutionary theories, and the relation between taxonomy and the concept of species. Prerequisite: PHILOS 210,PHILOS 222 or an equivalent.
Faculty: College of Arts & Sciences
Department: Philosophy