The Resource The understanding of nature : essays in the philosophy of biology, Marjorie Grene

The understanding of nature : essays in the philosophy of biology, Marjorie Grene

Label
The understanding of nature : essays in the philosophy of biology
Title
The understanding of nature
Title remainder
essays in the philosophy of biology
Statement of responsibility
Marjorie Grene
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1910-2009
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Grene, Marjorie
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • Q174
  • QH331
LC item number
.B67 vol. 23
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
QH 331 G826u 1974
Series statement
Synthese library, v. 66
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Biology
  • Biology
  • Philosophy
  • Biologie
  • Philosophie de la nature
  • Biologie
  • Philosophie de la nature
  • Biology
  • Biologie
  • Filosofische aspecten
  • Biologie
  • Philosophie
  • Biologia Geral
  • Filosofia
  • Biologie
  • Biologie
  • Philosophie
Label
The understanding of nature : essays in the philosophy of biology, Marjorie Grene
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Causes.--Three aspects of perception.--Biology and the problem of levels of reality.--Reducibility.--Aristotle and modern biology.--Is genus to species as matter to form?--Two evolutionary theories.--Statistics and selection.--Biology and teleology.--Bohm's metaphysics and biology.--Darwin and philosophy.--Explanation and evolution.--On the nature of natural necessity.--On some distinctions between men and brutes.--The characters of living things. I: the biological philosophy of Adolf Portmann.--The characters of living things. II: The phenomenology of Erwin Straus.--The characters of living things. III: Helmuth Plessner's theory of organic models [sic].--People and other animals
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 374 pages
Isbn
9789027704627
Lccn
74076477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1116101
Label
The understanding of nature : essays in the philosophy of biology, Marjorie Grene
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Causes.--Three aspects of perception.--Biology and the problem of levels of reality.--Reducibility.--Aristotle and modern biology.--Is genus to species as matter to form?--Two evolutionary theories.--Statistics and selection.--Biology and teleology.--Bohm's metaphysics and biology.--Darwin and philosophy.--Explanation and evolution.--On the nature of natural necessity.--On some distinctions between men and brutes.--The characters of living things. I: the biological philosophy of Adolf Portmann.--The characters of living things. II: The phenomenology of Erwin Straus.--The characters of living things. III: Helmuth Plessner's theory of organic models [sic].--People and other animals
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xii, 374 pages
Isbn
9789027704627
Lccn
74076477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1116101

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