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Name: Sahotra Sarkar
Member Since: September 19th, 2006
Member Name: Sahotra.sarkar

Sahotra Sarkar is Professor of Integrative Biology, Geography and the Environment, and Philosophy at the University of Texas at Austin. He is the author of Genetics and Reductionism: A Primer (1998), Biodiversity and Environmental Philosophy (2005), Molecular Models of Life (2005), Doubting Darwin? Creationist Designs on Evolution (2007); co-author of Systematic Conservation Planning (2007); editor of several books, including The Philosophy and History of Molecular Biology (1996), the six-volume Science and the Philosophy in the Twentieth Century: Basic Works of Logical Empiricism (1996), and co-editor of the two-volume The Philosophy of Science: An Encyclopedia (2006). He directs the Biodiversity and Biocultural Conservation Laboratory which produces conservation planning software decision support tools such as ResNet, MultCSync, Surrogacy, and LQGraph.