David Bourget (Western Ontario)
David Chalmers (ANU, NYU)
Rafael De Clercq
Jack Alan Reynolds
Learn more about PhilPapers
Behavioral and Brain Sciences 24 (3):553-554 (2001)
The interaction of the organism with the environment requires not only reactive, but also active behavior (i.e., search activity) which helps subject to meet the challenge of the uncertainty of the environment. A positive feedback between active behavior and immune system makes the selection process effective.
|Keywords||No keywords specified (fix it)|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
|Through your library|
References found in this work BETA
No references found.
Citations of this work BETA
No citations found.
Similar books and articles
Peter Godfrey-Smith (2001). The Role of Information and Replication in Selection Processes. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 24 (3):538-538.
Adele Abrahamsen & William Bechtel, From Reactive to Endogenously Active Dynamical Conceptions of the Brain.
David L. Hull, Rodney E. Langman & Sigrid S. Glenn (2001). A General Account of Selection: Biology, Immunology, and Behavior. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 24 (3):511-528.
Sandra D. Mitchell (1986). Can Sociobiology Adapt to Cultural Selection? PSA: Proceedings of the Biennial Meeting of the Philosophy of Science Association 1986:87 - 96.
A. Charles Catania (2001). Selection as a Cause Versus the Causes of Selection. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 24 (3):533-533.
Thomas V. Palma & Richard J. Iannelli (2002). Therapeutic Reactivity to Confidentiality with HIV Positive Clients: Bias or Epidemiology? Ethics and Behavior 12 (4):353 – 370.
David A. Eckerman & Steven M. Kemp (2001). Selection: Unexplored and Underexplored Realms. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 24 (3):536-537.
Jay N. Eacker (2001). Selection and the Unification of Science. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 24 (3):535-536.
Sergey Toymentsev (2010). Active/Reactive Body in Deleuze and Foucault. Journal of Philosophy: A Cross-Disciplinary Inquiry 5 (11):44-56.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads3 ( #297,867 of 1,102,866 )
Recent downloads (6 months)1 ( #297,281 of 1,102,866 )
How can I increase my downloads?