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1.

Biologists' Consensus on 'When Life Begins'

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Aug 2018
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago, Division of Social Sciences, Department of Comparative Human Development
Downloads 3,368
2.

An Investigation into the Relationship between Language and Communication

Amity Global Review, February 2011
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 24 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 12 Jan 2011
Accepted Paper Series
City University College of Ajman
Downloads 1,250
3.

7.00x Introduction to Biology: The Secret of Life MITx on edX Course Report - 2013 Spring

MITx Working Paper #9
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 22 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
Institutional Research, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Office of Digital Learning, Harvard University - HarvardX, Harvard University - HarvardX, Harvard University, Harvard University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Office of Digital Learning
Downloads 630
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When Did Ignorance Become a Point of View?: Postmodern Legal Thought and Behavioral Biology

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 24 Feb 2011
Working Paper Series
Independent
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5.

Beyond BiDil: the Expanding Embrace of Race in Biomedical Research and Product Development

St. Louis University Journal of Health Law & Policy, Vol. 3, pp. 61-92, 2009
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 May 2010 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Northeastern University - School of Law
Downloads 559
6.

Rethinking Prayer and Health Research: An Exploratory Inquiry on Prayer’s Psychological Dimension

International Journal of Transpersonal Studies, Vol. 30, No. 1-2, pp. 23-47, 2011
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 26 Jan 2012
Accepted Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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7.

Category Theory and Universal Models: Adjoints and Brain Functors

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 26 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 17 May 2009
Working Paper Series
Phil. Dept. UC at Riverside
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8.

Power in Contemporary Legal Thought: Postmodernism versus Behavioral Biology

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 22 Jul 2011
Working Paper Series
Independent
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9.

The Central Governor Model of Exercise Regulation Teaches Us Precious Little About the Nature of Mental Fatigue and Self-Control Failure

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 30 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Toronto and University of Kent - School of Sport & Exercise Sciences
Downloads 304
10.

Anthropocentrism and the Argument from Gaia Theory

Ethics & the Environment, Vol. 15, No. 2, 2010
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 30 May 2008 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2009
Accepted Paper Series
Institute for Philosophical Research, UNAM
Downloads 281
11.

Well-Ordered Science: The Case of GM Crops

Journal of Philosophical Research, February 2007
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 14 Aug 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Deakin University School of Law
Downloads 272
12.

The Growth of Meaning and the Limits of Formalism: In Science, in Law

Analisis Filosofico, Vol. 29, No. 1, May 2009, University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2010-15
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 24 Jun 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Miami - School of Law
Downloads 261
13.

Peer Review and Publication: Lessons for Lawyers

Stetson Law Review, Vol. 36, No. 3, 2007, University of Miami Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2008-01
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 05 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Miami - School of Law
Downloads 259
14.

Body Language, Rapport and Influence – A Study in NLP Kinesics

Number of pages: 2 Posted: 19 Dec 2012
Working Paper Series
Indian Chamber of Commerce
Downloads 232
15.

Evolutionary Psychology and Consumer Behavior: A Constructive Critique

Journal of Consumer Psychology, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Mar 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Florida - Warrington College of Business Administration and University of Florida
Downloads 226
16.

Narratives of Gene Patenting

43 Florida State University Law Review 1133 (2016), University of Utah College of Law Research Paper No. 90
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 24 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 09 Sep 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Utah - S.J. Quinney College of Law
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17.

Review of Derek Bickerton's Adam's Tongue

Number of pages: 94 Posted: 15 Feb 2010
Working Paper Series
Universidad de Zaragoza
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18.

Abortion: Is the Fetus Human?

Number of pages: 6 Posted: 01 Jan 2018
Working Paper Series
Independent
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19.

An Empirical Research Agenda for the Forensic Sciences

Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology, Forthcoming, Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 16-09
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 19 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 22 Apr 2016
Accepted Paper Series
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20.

Evolutionary Psychology and the Historian

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 01 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
Stanford University
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21.

The Glucose Model of Mediation: Physiological Bases of Willpower as Important Explanations for Common Mediation Behavior

Pepperdine Dispute Resolution Law Journal, Vol. 15, 2015
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 30 Jun 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Florida State University - College of Arts & Sciences, Simpson, McMahan, Glick & Burford, PLLC, University of Kansas - School of Law and Simpson, McMahan, Glick & Burford, PLLC
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22.

Hypothetical Pattern Explanations in Economic Science: Hayek's Explanation of the Principle and Pattern Predictions Meets Contemporary Philosophy of Science

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 09 Aug 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Puget Sound - Department of Economics
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23.

Neuroscience and Communication Skills to Improve Communication with Clients

UGA Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2015-34
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 02 Dec 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Georgia School of Law and Independent
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24.

Universal Cognitive Mechanisms Explain the Cultural Success of Bloodletting

Evolution and Human Behavior, 2015 Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 06 Feb 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Université Lyon 2/CNRS, Laboratoire de Psychologie Cognitive - CNRS and University of Neuchatel
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25.

Trees of History in Systematics and Philology

Memorie della Società Italiana di Scienze Naturali e del Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Milano, 27(1): 81–88,
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 02 Feb 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Fitchburg, Massachusetts
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26.

From Earth to the Universe: Life, Intelligence, and Evolution

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 21 Oct 2016
Working Paper Series
National Institute of Aerospace
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27.

IQ and Alcohol Consumption: International Data

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 11 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville - Department of Economics and Plaster School of Business
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28.

Natural Kinds in Evolution and Systematics: Metaphysical and Epistemological Considerations

Acta Biotheoretica, Vol. 57, pp. 77-97, 2009
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 03 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 22 Jun 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Alberta - Department of Philosophy
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29.

Tort Law and in Vitro Fertilization: The Need for Legal Recognition of 'Procreative Injury'

115 Yale Law Journal Online 237 (2005), Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 12-41
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 26 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
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30.

The Importance of Homology for Biology and Philosophy

Biology and Philosophy, Vol. 22, pp. 633-641, 2007
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 12 Dec 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Alberta - Department of Philosophy and University of Sydney - Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences and Charles Perkins Centre
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31.

Charles Kingsley and the Theological Interpretation of Natural Selection

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 25 Jun 2006
Working Paper Series
George Mason University and University of Richmond - Jepson School of Leadership Studies
Downloads 114
32.

Homology in Comparative, Molecular, and Evolutionary Developmental Biology: The Radiation of a Concept

Journal of Experimental Zoology (Molecular and Developmental Evolution), Vol. 299B, pp. 9-17, 2003
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 12 Dec 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Alberta - Department of Philosophy
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33.

The Limits of Government Regulation of Science

Science, pp. 1047-1049, March 2012, Georgetown Public Law Research Paper No. 12-020
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 03 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Georgetown University Law Center and Georgetown University - Law Center - O'Neill Institute for National and Global Health Law
Downloads 110
34.

The Concepts of 'Species' and 'Population' in Considering Ancient DNA and Building Phylogenetic Trees of Hominid Evolution

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 27 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 17 Jun 2018
Working Paper Series
San Francisco State University - Department of Anthropology
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35.

Death: A New Legal Perspective

The Journal of Contemporary Health Law and Policy, Vol. 27, No. 1, Fall 2010
Number of pages: 76 Posted: 11 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Center for Ethical Solutions (CES), Center for Ethical Solutions (CES) and Center for Ethical Solutions (CES)
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36.

Mapping the Space of Time: Temporal Representation in the Historical Sciences

Memoirs of the California Academy of Sciences, 20: 7–17. (New Perspectives on the History of Life: Systematic Biology as Historical Narrative, M.T. Ghiselin & G. Pinna, eds.) 1996,
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 05 Feb 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Fitchburg, Massachusetts
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37.

Biopolitics Is Not (Primarily) About Life: On Biopolitics, Neoliberalism and Families

Journal of Speculative Philosophy 27:3 (2013), 322-335
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 11 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of North Carolina at Charlotte - Department of Philosophy
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Emergence and Growth of Knowledge and Diversity in Hierarchically Complex Living Systems

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 10 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Melbourne - Melbourne School of Engineering
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39.

The Legal Significance of the Natural Affection of Charlie Gard's Parents

Connecticut Public Interest Law Journal, Vol. 17, No. 1, p. 59, 2017.
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 Jun 2017 Last Revised: 05 May 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Regent University School of Law
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40.

Synthetic Cells, Synthetic Life, and Inheritance

Valparaiso University Law Review, Vol. 45, 2011, Pepperdine University Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2011/17
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 08 Sep 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Pepperdine University School of Law
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41.

Biological Kinds and the Causal Theory of Reference

In: Experience and Analysis: Papers of the 27th International Wittgenstein Symposium, J. C. Marek and M. E. Reicher (eds), pp. 58-60, Austrian Ludwig Wittgenstein Society: Kirchberg am Wechsel, 2004
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 12 Dec 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Alberta - Department of Philosophy
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42.

Beyond Reduction and Pluralism: Toward an Epistemology of Explanatory Integration in Biology

Erkenntnis, Vol. 73, pp. 295-311, 2010
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 13 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Alberta - Department of Philosophy
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43.

Species Pluralism Does Not Imply Species Eliminativism

Philosophy of Science, Vol. 70, pp. 1305-1316, 2003
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 12 Dec 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Alberta - Department of Philosophy
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44.

The Biology of Inequality

Denver University Law Review, Vol. 95, No. 3, 2018, University of Tennessee Legal Studies Research Paper No. 354
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 24 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2018
Accepted Paper Series
University of Tennessee College of Law
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45.

Governing Knowledge in the Scientific Community: Exploring the Role of Retractions in Biomedicine

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 02 Mar 2012
Working Paper Series
Boston University - Department of Strategy & Policy, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Entrepreneurship Center
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The Bipolar Spectrum: The Joy of Exposure, the Wisdom in Circumspection and the Danger of Isolation

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 05 Aug 2010
Working Paper Series
Independent
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47.

Learning to Live Responsibly with Bipolar Illness

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 Jan 2011
Working Paper Series
Independent
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Biological Nature of Knowledge in the Learning Organization

The Learning Organization, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp. 169-188, 2005
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 10 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Melbourne - Melbourne School of Engineering
Downloads 91
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Philosophical Issues in Experimental Biology

Biology and Philosophy, Vol. 21, pp. 423-435, 2006
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 12 Dec 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Alberta - Department of Philosophy
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Seeking Desire: Reflections on Blackburn’s Lust

Social Philosophy Today, Vol. 22, pp. 219-230, 2007
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 07 Dec 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Waterloo - Department of Philosophy
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