The Resource From a biological point of view : essays in evolutionary philosophy, Elliott Sober

From a biological point of view : essays in evolutionary philosophy, Elliott Sober

Label
From a biological point of view : essays in evolutionary philosophy
Title
From a biological point of view
Title remainder
essays in evolutionary philosophy
Statement of responsibility
Elliott Sober
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
146/.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
B818
LC item number
.S64 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Cambridge studies in philosophy and biology
Label
From a biological point of view : essays in evolutionary philosophy, Elliott Sober
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
1. Did evolution make us psychological egoists? -- 2. Why not solipsism? -- 3. The adaptive advantage of learning and a priori prejudice -- 4. The primacy of truth-telling and the evolution of lying -- 5. Prospects for an evolutionary ethics -- 6. Contrastive empiricism -- 7. Let's razor Ockham's razor -- 8. The principle of the common cause -- 9. Explanatory presupposition -- 10. Apportioning causal responsibility -- 11. Evolution, population thinking, and essentialism -- 12. Temporally oriented laws
Control code
000010942361
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 255 p.
Isbn
9780521471848
Isbn Type
(hc)
Lccn
94015745
Other physical details
ill.
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.b16672185
System control number
  • rmr6742074
  • (OCoLC)30476233

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