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Following through on naturalistic approaches to natural kinds

P. D. Magnus: Scientific enquiry and natural kinds: From planets to mallards. Basingstoke and New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2012, 222pp, £55.00, $80.00 HB

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MacLeod, M. Following through on naturalistic approaches to natural kinds. Metascience 23, 335–338 (2014). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11016-013-9863-6

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