"This book has no competition whatsoever. There is no anthology which even attempts to cover this ground... It will, I believe, become the standard text.
, Cornell University (review of the first edition)
About the Author
Eliott Sober is Hans Reichenbach Professor and William F. Vilas Research Professor of Philosophy at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is the author of The Nature of Selection
(MIT Press, 1984), Reconstructing the Past
(MIT Press, 1988), Philosophy of Biology
, and, with David S. Wilson, Unto Others: The Evolution and Psychology of Unselfish Behavior