Journals Higher Education



Published: 26 January 2012

362 Pages


ISBN: 9780199691982

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Processes of Life

Essays in the Philosophy of Biology

John Dupré

  • Investigates fascinating issues arising from the scientific study of life
  • Challenges our basic assumptions about the living world
  • For the first time shows the philosophical importance of microbiology
  • Lively, witty essays
  • No expertise in philosophy or in biology assumed on the part of the reader
  • Dupré is a leading figure at the intersection of philosophy and science