Philosophy of Molecular Biology
Published Online: 25 APR 2001
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Rosenberg, A. 2001. Philosophy of Molecular Biology. eLS. .
- Published Online: 25 APR 2001
The revolution in molecular biology has made the debate between reductionism and antireductionism in the philosophy of biology a pressing concern among biologists. The adoption of either of these two positions has important implications for the research programme of biology.