Paul Griffiths
Professor of Philosophy, The University of Sydney

Paul Griffiths is Australian Research Council Laureate Fellow and professor of philosophy at the University of Sydney. His books include Genetics and Philosophy: An Introduction (Cambridge University Press 2013), co-authored with Karola Stotz, and Sex and Death: An Introduction to the Philosophy of Biology (1999), co-authored with Kim Sterelny.

Written by Paul Griffiths

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Essay/
Biology
Sex is real

Yes, there are just two biological sexes. No, this doesn’t mean every living thing is either one or the other

Paul Griffiths