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The Species Problem, Biological Species, Ontology, and the Metaphysics of Biology

by David N. Stamos

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Published by Lexington Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biology, Life Sciences,
  • Metaphysics & ontology,
  • Philosophy of science,
  • Philosophy,
  • Science,
  • General,
  • Life Sciences - Evolution,
  • Philosophy / General,
  • Metaphysics,
  • Species

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages380
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7913246M
    ISBN 100739105035
    ISBN 109780739105030

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    “This book is a fine contribution to the ongoing debate on the Darwinian revolution.” — Michael T. Ghiselin, author of Metaphysics and the Origin of Species David N. Stamos teaches philosophy at York University, Toronto and is the author of The Species Problem: Biological Species, Ontology, and the Metaphysics of Biology.5/5(1). The species problem is the set of questions that arises when biologists attempt to define what a species is. Such a definition is called a species concept; there are at least 26 recognized species concepts. A species concept that works well for sexually reproducing organisms such as birds is useless for species that reproduce asexually, such as bacteria.


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The Species Problem, Biological Species, Ontology, and the Metaphysics of Biology by David N. Stamos Download PDF EPUB FB2

Although many have written on this topic, The Species Problem is the only comprehensive single-authored book on this central concern of biology.

Stamos critically considers the evolution of the three major contemporary views of species: species nominalism, species as classes, and species /5(5).

The Species Problem, Biological Species, Ontology, and the Metaphysics of Biology by David N. Stamos (Author)Cited by: Although many have written on this topic, The Species Problem is the only comprehensive single-authored book on this central concern of biology.

Stamos critically considers the evolution of the three major contemporary views of species: species nominalism, species as classes, and species 5/5(1).

The Species Problem, Biological Species, Ontology, and the Metaphysics of Biology David N. Stamos. The Quarterly Review of Biology. Vol Number 1 | March This is the first book devoted to analyzing most if not all of the competing species concepts out there in biology.

In the final chapter the author attempts to pull it all together and develop a species concept that satisfies the requirements of. The Species Problem and the Problem of Universals --Ontology and Criteria of Reality --Species Nominalism --Preliminary Considerations --Occam and Locke --Buffon, Lamarck, and Darwin --Modern Nominalists in Biology --Species as Classes --Plato, Aristotle, and Linnaeus --Species as Elementary Classes --Species as Cluster Classes --Species as.

[Book Review: The Species Problem: Biological Species, Ontology, and the Metaphysics of Biology] Article in The Quarterly Review of Biology 79(1) March with 15 ReadsAuthor: David A Baum. Although many have written on this topic, The Species Problem is the only comprehensive single-authored book on this central concern of biology.

Stamos critically considers the evolution of the three major contemporary views of species: species nominalism, species as classes, and species. Buy The Species Problem: Biological Species, Ontology and the Metaphysics of Biology by David N.

Stamos (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1). The Species Problem: Biological Species, Ontology, and the Metaphysics of Biology. David N. Stamos - - Lexington Books. Species Concepts and Definitions.

Although many have written on this topic, The Species Problem is the only comprehensive single-authored book on this central concern of biology. Stamos critically considers the evolution of the three major contemporary views of species: species nominalism, species as classes, and species as individuals/5(2).

Although many have written on this topic, The Species Problem is the only comprehensive single-authored book on this central concern of biology. Stamos critically considers the evolution of the three major contemporary views of species: species nominalism, species as classes, and species as individuals/5(3).

Biological species, ontology, and the metaphysics of biology. Quart Rev Biol –65 CrossRef Google Scholar Baum DA, DeWitt SS, Author: Frank E. Zachos. Part 1 Introduction Chapter 2 The Species Problem and the Problem of Universals Chapter 3 Ontology and Criteria of Reality Chapter 4 Preliminary Assumptions and Concepts Chapter 5 Abstract of the Book Part 6 Species Nominalism Chapter 7 Preliminary Considerations Chapter 8 Occam and Locke Chapter 9 Buffon, Lamarck, and Darwin Chapter 10 Modern.

Metaphysics and the Origin of Species Michael T. Ghiselin State University of New York Press, Albany, NY, pp. $ ISBN Paper, $ ISBN D arwin described his On the Origin of Species as “one long argument.” Michael Ghiselin attempts something similar in Metaphysics and the Origin of Species, although with mixed success.

His book Author: Richard M. Burian. Part 1 Introduction Chapter 2 The Species Problem and the Problem of Universals Chapter 3 Ontology and Criteria of Reality Chapter 4 Preliminary Assumptions and Concepts Chapter 5 Abstract of the Book Part 6 Species Nominalism Chapter 7 Preliminary Considerations Chapter 8 Occam and Locke Chapter 9 Buffon, Lamarck, and Darwin Chapter 10 Modern Nominalists in Biology Part 11 Species.

The Species Problem: Biological Species, Ontology, and the Metaphysics of Biology. David N. Stamos - - Lexington Books. Species and Kinds: A Critique of Rieppel’s “One of a Kind” Account of : Makmiller Pedroso.

The Species Problem Biological Species, Ontology, and the Metaphysics of Biology by David N. Stamos. The species problem: Biological species, ontology, and the metaphysics of biology. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books. On the impossibility of a monistic account of species Species: New interdisciplinary.

The cladistic solution to the species problem. Biology and Philosophy V ↑ Stamos DN. The species problem: Biological species, ontology, and the metaphysics of biology.

Lexington Books, Lanham. ↑ Vrana P, Wheeler W. Individual organisms as terminal entities: Laying the species problem to rest. Cladistics Species: A History of the Idea, by John Wilkins, is a recent entry into the long enduring debate about the nature of species.

Other books that have engaged this debate in the last few years include The Species Problem, Biological Species, Ontology, and the Metaphysics of Biology by David Stamos (Stamos ); and my own The Species Problem: A Philosophical Analysis Author: Richard A.

Richards.Then there is the problem of the selective bias informing the ones we do know scientifically, highlighting the culturally contoured basis of human attention to species. With carnivores, for instance, the implicit criteria for warranting study seems to be body and range size: larger, abundant, and in frequent contact with humans (Brooke et al.