Functions: New Essays in the Philosophy of Psychology and Biology

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André Ariew, Robert Cummins, Mark Perlman
Oxford University Press, 2002 - Philosophy - 449 pages
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In explaining aspects of the natural world, including the aspects of mind, scientists have frequently used the concept of function. But what are functions? Here, 15 leading scholars of philosophy of psychology and philosophy of biology present new essays on functions.

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Robert Cummins is Professor of Philosophy at the University of California, Davis Mark Perlman is Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Western Oregon University Andre Ariew is Assistant Professor of Philosophy at the University of Rhode Island

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