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    • The evolution of cooperation in finite populations with synergistic payoffs 

      Ventura, Rafael (Springer, 2019)
      In a series of papers, Forber and Smead (J Philos 111(3):151–166, 2014, Biol Philos 30(3):405–421, 2015) and Smead and Forber (Evolution 67(3):698–707, 2013) make a valuable contribution to the study of cooperation in ...
    • Multicellular individuality: the case of bacteria 

      Ventura, Rafael (Springer, 2019)
      Recent attention to complex group-level behavior amongst bacteria has led some to conceive of multicellular clusters of bacteria as individuals. In this article, I assess these recent claims by first drawing a distinction ...
    • Quantitative methods in philosophy of language 

      Ventura, Rafael (John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 2019)
      In this paper, I survey and defend the use of quantitative methods in philosophy of language. Quantitative methods in philosophy of language include a wide variety of methods, ranging from model‐based techniques (computer ...