Are Species Real?: An Essay on the Metaphysics of Species by Matthew H. SlaterAre Species Real?: An Essay on the Metaphysics of Species by Matthew H. Slater

Are Species Real?: An Essay on the Metaphysics of Species

byMatthew H. Slater

Hardcover | October 30, 2013

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What are species? Are they objective features of the world? If so, what sort of features are they? Slater presents a novel approach to these questions, aiming to accommodating the attractions to both realism and antirealism about species.
Matthew Slater is an Associate Professor of Philosophy at Bucknell University, USA, having received his Ph.D. from Columbia University. He has co-edited such volumes asCarving Nature at its Joints,The Environment, andReference and Referring and writes on issues in the philosophy of science and metaphysics.
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Title:Are Species Real?: An Essay on the Metaphysics of SpeciesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:214 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0.62 inPublished:October 30, 2013Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0230393241

ISBN - 13:9780230393240

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Table of Contents

Series Editor's Foreword Preface and Acknowledgements 1. Introduction 2. Natural Kinds 3. Essentialism 4. Individualism 5. Metaphysics of Species for the Commitment-Wary 6. The Natural Kindness Approach 7. Pluralism & Realism Revisited References Index