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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1191922
Description: In their considered reviews both Thomas Pradeu and Lindell Bromham introduce important topics not sufficiently covered in our book. Pradeu asks us to enlarge on the epigenetic and ecological context o ... More
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Date: 2016
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1201782
Description: Everyone has heard of ‘epigenetics’, but the term means different things to different researchers. Four important contemporary meanings are outlined in this paper. Epigenetics in its various senses ha ... More
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Date: 2014
Subject Keyword: 220300 Philosophy
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/304793
Description: 21 page(s)
Authors: Stotz, Karola
Date: 2014
Subject Keyword: 220300 Philosophy
Language: ger
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/306134
Description: 12 page(s)
Authors: Stotz, Karola
Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/305282
Description: What kind mechanisms one deems central for the evolutionary process deeply influences one's understanding of the nature of organisms, including cognition. Reversely, adopting a certain approach to the ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: book
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/287808
Description: In the past century, nearly all of the biological sciences have been directly affected by discoveries and developments in genetics, a fast-evolving subject with important theoretical dimensions. In th ... More
Date: 2012
Subject Keyword: 220300 Philosophy
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/292900
Description: 39 page(s)
Authors: Stotz, Karola
Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/287506
Description: Keller explains the persistence of the nature/nurture debate by a chronic ambiguity in language derived from classical and behavioral genetics. She suggests that the more precise vocabulary of modern ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/287505
Description: Integrating the study of human diversity into the human evolutionary sciences requires substantial revision of traditional conceptions of a shared human nature. This process may be made more difficult ... More
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Date: 2011
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/290449
Description: Obesity is the focus of multiple lines of inquiry that have - together and separately - produced many deep insights into the physiology of weight gain and maintenance. We examine three such streams of ... More
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Authors: Stotz, Karola
Date: 2010
Subject Keyword: 220300 Philosophy
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/291670
Description: Recent theories in cognitive science have begun to focus on the active role of organisms in shaping their own environment, and the role of these environmental resources for cognition. Approaches such ... More
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Authors: Stotz, Karola
Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/291669
Description: I use a recent ‘experimental philosophy’ study of the concept of the gene conducted by myself and collaborators to discuss the broader epistemological framework within which that research was conducte ... More
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Authors: Stotz, Karola
Date: 2009
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/291681
Description: Recent years have seen the development of an approach both to general philosophy and philosophy of science often referred to as ‘experimental philosophy’ or just ‘X-Phi’. Philosophers often make or pr ... More
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Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/291717
Description: We argue that philosophical and historical research can constitute a "Biohumanities" that deepens our understanding of biology itself, engages in constructive "science criticism," helps formulate new ... More
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Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/291727
Description: Experimental philosophy of science gathers empirical data on how key scientific concepts are understood by particular scientific communities. In this paper we briefly describe two recent studies in ex ... More
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