Notes: A survey of the state of the philosophy of biology in the late 1980s. Ruse "is correct in perceiving that evolutionary biology in particular has the greatest bearing of any science on ethics and epistemology"—Edward O. Wilson, on the back cover.
Edition + Condition: First edition (first printing, wrappers issue). A fine paperback copy (also issued in hardcover). Inscribed by Ruse to the evolutionary theorist Stephen Jay Gould, who has at least 15 citations in the book's bibliography: "To Steve Gould, in friendship, Michael Ruse. Guelph, February 1989." A nice association copy.
Publication: New York: State University of New York Press, 1988.
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