Professor of Philosophy, University of Exeter
John Dupré is a British philosopher of science and director of the Centre for the Study of Life Sciences at Exeter University. His latest book is Processes of Life: Essays in the Philosophy of Biology (2012).
Philosophy of science
Metaphysics of metamorphosis
The swarming, ever-changing character of the living world challenges our deepest assumptions about the nature of reality
Dead or Alive?
Is it time to kill off the idea of the ‘Selfish Gene’? We asked four experts to respond to our most controversial essay
David Dobbs, John Dupré, Karen James and others