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Evolution and its influence

Author: Alan Grafen
Publisher: Oxford [England] : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©1989.
Series: Herbert Spencer lecture, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Based on the Herbert Spencer Lectures given at Oxford University, this book surveys the influence on various disciplines of the Darwinian view of evolution by natural selection. Topics include  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Evolution and its influence.
Oxford [England] : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©1989
(OCoLC)647037096
Named Person: Charles Darwin
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Alan Grafen
ISBN: 0198272758 9780198272755
OCLC Number: 18557967
Description: xiv, 130 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: The true meaning of Darwinian evolution / A.J. Cain --
Evolution in sociology / W.G. Runciman --
Darwinism and behaviourism / R.J. Herrnstein --
Incest taboo and the evolution of society / Maurice Godelier --
Evolutionary theory : epistemology and ethics / Bernard Williams --
Evolution in the arts : the altar painting, its ancestry and progeny / E.H. Gombrich.
Series Title: Herbert Spencer lecture, 1986.
Responsibility: edited by Alan Grafen.
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