Adaptationism and inference to the best explanation

Behavioral and Brain Sciences 25 (4):520-521 (2002)
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Andrews et al. effectively argue that, despite prominent criticism, adaptationism can be a viable research strategy. We agree. In our complementary commentary, we discuss the neglected method of inference to the best explanation and argue that it is a valuable addition to the adaptationist's methodological practice.
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