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Creative evolution

Author: Henri Bergson; Arthur Mitchell
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©1944.
Series: Modern library of the world's best books.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A philosophical, metaphysical view of evolution.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henri Bergson; Arthur Mitchell
OCLC Number: 373615
Notes: Translation of: L'évolution créatrice.
English translation originally published: New York : Henry Holt, 1911. With new foreword.
Cover and spine title: Henri Bergson's Creative evolution.
Description: xxv, 453 pages ; 19 cm.
Contents: I. The evolution of life: mechanism and teleology --
II. The divergent directions of the evolution of life: torpor, intelligence, instinct --
III. On the meaning of life: the order of nature and the form of intelligence --
IV. The cinematographical mechanism of thought and the mechanistic illusion: a glance at the histor of systems: real becoming and false evolutionism.
Series Title: Modern library of the world's best books.
Other Titles: Evolution créatrice.
Henri Bergson's Creative evolution
Responsibility: by Henri Bergson ; in the authorized translation by Arthur Mitchell ; with a foreword by Irwin Edman.

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A philosophical, metaphysical view of evolution.

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