An Evolutionary Theory Of Economic Change

Author: Richard R. Nelson
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674041431
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This book contains the most sustained and serious attack on mainstream, neoclassical economics in more than forty years. Nelson and Winter focus their critique on the basic question of how firms and industries change overtime.

The Structure And Confirmation Of Evolutionary Theory

Author: Elisabeth Anne Lloyd
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691000466
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In analyzing the logical structure of evolutionary biology, Elisabeth Lloyd argues that the semantic account is more appropriate and powerful. This book will be of interest to biologists and philosophers alike.

Ecological Evolutionary Theory

Author: Gerhard Lenski
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317260880
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In the concluding chapter, Lenski discusses a number of other issues and areas where ecological-evolutionary theory may be fruitfully applied in the future.

The Structure Of Evolutionary Theory

Author: Stephen Jay Gould
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674417925
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In 2001 the Library of Congress named Stephen Jay Gould one of America’s eighty-three Living Legends—people who embody the “quintessentially American ideal of individual creativity, conviction, dedication, and exuberance.” Each of ...

Evolutionary Theory And Ethnic Conflict

Author: Patrick James
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
ISBN: 9780275971434
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James, Goetze, and their contributors provide a scholarly attempt to evaluate the role that evolved dispositions and psychological mechanisms may play in the formation of ethnic groups, the outbreak of ethnic group conflict, and the design ...

The Nature Of Selection

Author: Elliott Sober
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022630888X
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The Nature of Selection is a straightforward, self-contained introduction to philosophical and biological problems in evolutionary theory.

Law Economics And Evolutionary Theory

Author: Peer Zumbansen
Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing
ISBN: 1849808988
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The essays in this volume, authored by both legal scholars and economists, constitute lively and critical engagements between law and economics and new institutional economics from the perspectives of legal and evolutionary theory.

Evolutionary Theory In Social Science

Author: M. Schmid
Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media
ISBN: 940094005X
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important work, On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection, was
published in 1859. In that volume, Darwin argued that all organisms are
descended by a slow, gradual, natural process of transformation - that is to say "
evolution" - from one or a few original forms. Additionally, Darwin proposed a
mechanism for this process which ...

Evolutionary Theory

Author: Sean H. Rice
Publisher: Sinauer Associates Incorporated
ISBN: 9780878937028
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Evolutionary Theory covers all the major theoretical approaches used to study the mechanics of evolution, including classical one- and two-locus models, diffusion theory, coalescent theory, quantitative genetics, and game theory.