Stuart Kauffman on Darwinism - Philosophy Dictionary of Arguments
Evolution/KauffmanVsDarwin: according to his theory, evolution takes place solely through the gradual accumulation of advantageous variants.
KauffmanVs: after that, the first multicellular organisms would have developed apart! This was apparently not the case: one of the most enigmatic features of the Cambrian explosion is that the taxonomic system was filled up from top to bottom._____________Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution. The note [Author1]Vs[Author2] or [Author]Vs[term] is an addition from the Dictionary of Arguments. If a German edition is specified, the page numbers refer to this edition.
At Home in the Universe: The Search for the Laws of Self-Organization and Complexity New York 1995
At Home in the Universe, New York 1995
Der Öltropfen im Wasser. Chaos, Komplexität, Selbstorganisation in Natur und Gesellschaft München 1998