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Title Entangled life : organism and environment in the biological and social sciences / Gillian Barker, Eric Desjardins, Trevor Pearce, editors.
Publication Info. Dordrecht : Springer, [2014]
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Description 1 online resource.
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series History, philosophy and theory of the life sciences ; v. 4.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction: Perspectives on Entangled Life; Gillian Barker, Eric Desjardins, and Trevor Pearce -- Part I. Historical Perspectives -- The Origins and Development of the Idea of Organism-Environment Interaction; Trevor Pearce -- James Mark Baldwin, the Baldwin Effect, Organic Selection, and the American "Immigrant Crisis" at the Turn of the Twentieth Century; Christopher D. Green -- The Tension between the Psychological and Ecological Sciences: Making Psychology More Ecological; Harry Heft -- New Perspectives on Organism-Environment Interactions in Anthropology; Emily A. Schultz -- Part II. Contested Models -- Adaptation, Adaptation to, and Interactive Causes; Bruce Glymour -- Environmental Grain, Organism Fitness, and Type Fitness; Marshall Abrams -- Models in Context: Biological and Epistemological Niches; Jessica A. Bolker -- Thinking Outside the Mouse: Organism-Environment Interaction and Human Immunology; Eric Desjardins, Gillian Barker, and Joaquín Madrenas -- Part III. Emerging Frameworks -- Integrating Ecology and Evolution: Niche Construction and Ecological Engineering; Gillian Barker and John Odling-Smee -- The Affordance Landscape: The Spatial Metaphors of Evolution; Denis M. Walsh -- Rethinking Behavioral Evolution; Rachael Brown. Constructing the Cooperative Niche; Kim Sterelny.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on print version.
Subject Ecology -- Philosophy.
Biology -- Philosophy.
Evolution (Biology) -- Philosophy.
Added Author Barker, Gillian, editor of compilation. author.
Desjardins, Eric. editor of compilation. author.
Pearce, Trevor. editor of compilation.
Ebooks Corporation
ISBN 9789400770676 (electronic bk.)
9400770677 (electronic bk.)
9789400770669
UPC # 10.1007/978-94-007-7067-6 doi
OCLC # EBC1466876
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