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By Kostas Kampourakis

This booklet brings jointly for the 1st time philosophers of biology to write down approximately the most important ideas and matters of their box from the viewpoint of biology schooling. The chapters of the e-book hide various subject matters starting from conventional ones, reminiscent of organic clarification, biology and faith or biology and ethics, to modern ones, equivalent to genomics, platforms biology or evolutionary developmental biology. all of the 30 chapters covers the respective philosophical literature intimately and makes particular feedback for biology education.

The goal of this booklet is to notify biology educators, undergraduate and graduate scholars in biology and comparable fields, scholars in instructor education courses, and curriculum builders concerning the present nation of debate at the significant themes in the philosophy of biology and its implications for instructing biology. moreover, the publication will be precious to philosophers of biology as an introductory textual content in undergraduate and graduate classes.

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