Ernst Mayr's influence on the history and philosophy of biology: A personal memoir [Book Review]

Biology and Philosophy 9 (3):375-386 (1994)
Mayr has made both conceptual and professional contributions to the establishment of the history and philosophy of biology. His conceptual contributions include, among many others, the notion of population thinking. He has also played an important role in the establishment of history and philosophy of biology as viable professional disciplines.
Keywords essentialism  history  philosophy  population thinking  whiggism
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DOI 10.1007/BF00857944
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Morton Beckner (1968). The Biological Way of Thought. Berkeley, University of California Press.

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Thomas Junker (2007). Ernst Mayr (1904–2005) and the New Philosophy of Biology. Journal for General Philosophy of Science / Zeitschrift für Allgemeine Wissenschaftstheorie 38 (1):1-17.
L. Gannett (2003). The Normal Genome in Twentieth-Century Evolutionary Thought. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part C 34 (1):143-185.

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