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AP/PHIL 3280 3.00   Philosophy of Biology

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Philosophy of Biology explores some of the major issues in the philosophy of biology. Among the topics to be addressed are: the concept of nature, design versus natural selection, the evolution of species, the concept of species, the concept of biological individuals, contingency and necessity in the evolution of life, and human evolution. Prerequisite: AP/PHIL 2110 3.00 or at least six credits in philosophy. Course credit exclusion: AP/PHIL 3280 3.00 (prior to Fall 2013). PRIOR TO FALL 2009: Prerequisite: At least six credits in philosophy. AK/AS/PHIL 2160 3.00, AK/PHIL 2240 3.00, or AS/PHIL 2240 3.00 is recommended. Course credit exclusions: AK/PHIL 3280 3.00, AS/PHIL 3280 3.00.

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