Evolution 2.0

Implications of Darwinism in Philosophy and the Social and Natural Sciences

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ISBN: 978-3-642-20495-1 (Print) 978-3-642-20496-8 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Darwinism in Approaches to the Mind

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 9-9

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      Pages 1-7

      Introduction

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      Pages 11-21

      The Embodiment of Mind

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      Pages 23-32

      Depression: An Evolutionary Adaptation Organised Around the Third Ventricle

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      Pages 33-42

      Does Depression Require an Evolutionary Explanation?

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      Pages 43-63

      A Darwinian Account of Self and Free Will

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      Pages 65-82

      The Problem of ‘Darwinizing’ Culture (or Memes as the New Phlogiston)

  3. Impact of Darwinism in the Social Sciences and Philosophy

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 83-83

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      Pages 85-92

      Evolutionary Epistemology: Its Aspirations and Limits

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      Pages 93-110

      Angraecum sesquipedale: Darwin’s Great ‘Gamble’

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      Pages 111-128

      Darwinian Inferences

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      Pages 129-145

      Breaking the Bonds of Biology – Natural Selection in Nelson and Winter’s Evolutionary Economics

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      Pages 147-163

      The Ethical Treatment of Animals: The Moral Significance of Darwin’s Theory

  4. Philosophical Aspects of Darwinism in the Life Sciences

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 165-165

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      Pages 167-176

      Is Human Evolution Over?

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      Pages 177-189

      Evolutionary Medicine

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      Pages 191-209

      The Struggle for Life and the Conditions of Existence: Two Interpretations of Darwinian Evolution

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      Pages 211-223

      Frequency Dependence Arguments for the Co-evolution of Genes and Culture

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      Pages 225-247

      Taking Biology Seriously: Neo-Darwinism and Its Many Challenges

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      Pages 249-253

      Implications of Recent Advances in the Understanding of Heritability for Neo-Darwinian Orthodoxy

  5. Back Matter

    Pages 255-261