Publications

Neto, C., & Meynell, L (Forthcoming) Scaffold: A Causal Concept for Evolutionary Explanations Philosophy of Science 

Lean, C. H., Doolittle, F., Bielawski, J. P. (2022) Community-level evolutionary processes: Linking community genetics with replicator-interactor theory PNAS Vol. 119 No. 46 e2202538119

Neto, C., & Doolittle, F (2022) The Chemostat Model of Evolution by Persistence, and its Relevance to Clade Selection Philosophy of Science doi:10.1017/psa.2022.11

Inkpen, S. A., Doolittle, W. F. (2022) Do Microbial Communities regenerate? A Philosophical Inquiry Chicago University Press

Neto, C. (2021) From Idealizations to Social Practices in Science: The case of Phylogenetic Trees Synthese Online First DOI 10.1007/s11229-021-03271-9

Tyler D.P. Brunet, W. Ford Doolittle, Joseph P. Bielawski (2021) The role of purifying selection in the origin and maintenance of complex function. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 87 125-135. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.shpsa.2021.03.005.

Lenton, T. M., Kohler, T. A., Marquet, P. A., Boyle, R. A., Crucifix, M., Wilkinson, D. M., & Scheffer, M. (2021). Survival of the Systems. Trends in Ecology & Evolution.

Inkpen, S. A., Doolittle, W. F. (2021) Adaptative Regeneration Across Scales. Philos Theor Pract Biol 13:1. DOI: https://doi.org/10.3998/ptpbio.16039257.0013.001

Lenton, T. M., Dutreuil, S., & Latour, B. (2020). Life on Earth is hard to spot. The Anthropocene Review, 7(3), 248-272.

Lenton, T. M. (2020). On the use of models in understanding the rise of complex life. Interface Focus, 10(4), 20200018.

Doolittle, W. F. (2019). Making evolutionary sense of Gaia. Trends in ecology & evolution, 34(10), 889-894.

Latour, B., & Lenton, T. M. (2019). Extending the domain of freedom, or why Gaia is so hard to understand. Critical Inquiry, 45(3), 659-680.

Neto, C. (2019). What is a Lineage?. Philosophy of Science, 86(5), 1099-1110.

Lenton, T. M., Daines, S. J., Dyke, J. G., Nicholson, A. E., Wilkinson, D. M., & Williams, H. T. (2018). Selection for Gaia across multiple scales. Trends in ecology & evolution, 33(8), 633-645.

Doolittle, W. F. (2017). Making the most of clade selection. Philosophy of science, 84(2), 275-295.

Doolittle, W. F. (2017). Darwinizing Gaia. Journal of Theoretical Biology, 434, 11-19.