|Genes, philosophy: genes are the bearers of genetic information. Philosophically interesting is the discussion about which properties are genetically inherited and on which level genes are effective or on what level their distribution is influenced. See also evolution, Darwinism, selection, gene identity._____________Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments. |
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Behavior/Genes/Mayr: also genes contribute to the behavior and personality of a human. E.g. mathematical talent, manual skills, musicality, clumsiness.
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Das ist Biologie Heidelberg 1998