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Evolution's purpose : an integral interpretation of the scientific story of our origins

Author: Steve McIntosh
Publisher: New York : SelectBooks, ©2012
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents the author's view of the scientific story of our evolutionary origins to show how evolution's progressive generation of emergent value reveals a larger purpose within the process. He demonstrates how this purpose can be felt within each of us as the evolutionary impulse to make things better--to grow toward ever-widening realizations of beauty, truth, and goodness"--Provided by publisher
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All Authors / Contributors: Steve McIntosh
ISBN: 9781590792209 1590792203
OCLC Number: 815610000
Description: 261 s
Responsibility: Steve McIntosh

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Presents the author's view of the scientific story of our evolutionary origins to show how evolution's progressive generation of emergent value reveals a larger purpose within the process. He demonstrates how this purpose can be felt within each of us as the evolutionary impulse to make things better--to grow toward ever-widening realizations of beauty, truth, and goodness"--Provided by publisher

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"McIntosh is persuasive in his arguments that the scientific facts of evolution cannot stand alone ... science shows that historical evolution, whatever its contingencies, is itself on a trajectory Read more...

 
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