Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

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.
Author Item    More concepts for author
Dawkins, R. Genes   Dawkins, R.
Dennett, Daniel Genes   Dennett, Daniel
Mayr, E. Genes   Mayr, E.
McGinn, Colin Genes   McGinn, Colin
Rorty, Richard Genes   Rorty, Richard

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-09-25