Biology and Philosophy 29 (2):175-180 (2014)

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Jonathan Birch
London School of Economics
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One key aim of Grafen’s Formal Darwinism project is to formalize ‘modern biology’s understanding and updating of Darwin’s central argument’. In this commentary, I consider whether Grafen has succeeded in this aim
Keywords Formal Darwinism  Darwin  Cumulative adaptation  Apparent design
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DOI 10.1007/s10539-013-9421-z
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