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Is science sexist?

and other problems in the biomedical sciences

by Michael Ruse

  • 353 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by D. Reidel, Distributed in the U.S.A. and Canada by Kluwer Boston in Dordrecht, Holland, Boston, Hingham, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biology -- Philosophy.,
  • Sexism in sociobiology.,
  • Sociobiology -- Philosophy.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementMichael Ruse.
    SeriesThe University of Western Ontario series in philosophy of science ;, v. 17
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH331 .R8787
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 299 p. :
    Number of Pages299
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4262721M
    ISBN 109027712492, 9027712506
    LC Control Number81008504

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