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    The Nature of Adaptationism.Shunkichi Matsumoto - 2008 - Proceedings of the Xxii World Congress of Philosophy 43:121-127.
    In this paper, I will take advantage of the controversy on the legitimacy of adaptationism in evolutionary biology to further investigate the nature of adaptationistic thinking, or biological explanations in general. To this end, first I will look at the famous and provocative criticism made by Gould and Lewontin (1979) against then-prevalent adaptationism --- a research strategy for accounting for the origin of traits of organisms seemingly adapted to the environment by appealing primarily to natural selection. Then I will consider (...)
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    A Case Study on Theory Reduction and its Philosophy of Science1.Shunkichi Matsumoto - 2000 - Annals of the Japan Association for Philosophy of Science 9 (5):255-270.
  3. Analyzing 'Evolutionary Functional Analysis' in Evolutionary Psychology.Shunkichi Matsumoto - 2008 - Annals of the Japan Association for Philosophy of Science 16 (1-2):95-112.
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  4. Shinkaron Wa Naze Tetsugaku No Mondai Ni Naru No Ka: Seibutsugaku No Tetsugaku No Ima = Why Does Evolution Matter to Philosophy?Shunkichi Matsumoto - 2010 - Keisō Shobō.
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