skip to content
Natural selections : selfish altruists, honest liars, and other realities of evolution Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Natural selections : selfish altruists, honest liars, and other realities of evolution

Author: David P Barash
Publisher: New York : Bellevue Literary Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Barash, David P.
Natural selections.
New York : Bellevue Literary Press, 2008
(OCoLC)607721534
Online version:
Barash, David P.
Natural selections.
New York : Bellevue Literary Press, 2008
(OCoLC)608500516
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David P Barash
ISBN: 9781934137055 1934137057
OCLC Number: 167764134
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 192 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Seductions of centrality --
Evolutionary design flaws, or, Why bad things have happened to perfectly good creatures (including ourselves) --
Mainstream misconceptions --
Neither leaps nor bounds --
Who's in charge here? --
Material of mind : a surprising homage to B.F. Skinner --
Y B conscious? --
Intelligence --
Let us reason together --
Believing is seeing --
Evolutionary existentialism and the meaning of life --
The tyranny of the natural --
Forbidden knowledge? --
Are we selfish altruists? Group-oriented individualists? (Or what?) --
Dealing with dilemmas : personal gain versus public good --
The ugly underside of altruism --
Why is violence such a "guy thing"? --
One and a half cheers ... --
Honest liars? --
What puts the dys in dystopia? --
Evolutions's odd couple.
Responsibility: David P. Barash.
More information:

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/167764134> # Natural selections : selfish altruists, honest liars, and other realities of evolution
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "167764134" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008122020> ; # Human evolution--Philosophy
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/963034> ; # Human evolution--Philosophy
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1123838> ; # Sociobiology
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/576.82/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1034525> ; # Natural selection--Philosophy
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010103515> ; # Natural selection--Philosophy
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/917312> ; # Evolution (Biology)--Philosophy
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh94003836> ; # Evolution (Biology)--Philosophy
    schema:bookEdition "1st ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/85296257> ; # David P. Barash
    schema:datePublished "2008" ;
    schema:description "Seductions of centrality -- Evolutionary design flaws, or, Why bad things have happened to perfectly good creatures (including ourselves) -- Mainstream misconceptions -- Neither leaps nor bounds -- Who's in charge here? -- Material of mind : a surprising homage to B.F. Skinner -- Y B conscious? -- Intelligence -- Let us reason together -- Believing is seeing -- Evolutionary existentialism and the meaning of life -- The tyranny of the natural -- Forbidden knowledge? -- Are we selfish altruists? Group-oriented individualists? (Or what?) -- Dealing with dilemmas : personal gain versus public good -- The ugly underside of altruism -- Why is violence such a "guy thing"? -- One and a half cheers ... -- Honest liars? -- What puts the dys in dystopia? -- Evolutions's odd couple."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/857006640> ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607721534> ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/608500516> ;
    schema:name "Natural selections : selfish altruists, honest liars, and other realities of evolution"@en ;
    schema:productID "167764134" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/167764134#PublicationEvent/new_york_bellevue_literary_press_2008> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/857006640#Agent/bellevue_literary_press> ; # Bellevue Literary Press
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0725/2007035177.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781934137055> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/167764134> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/857006640#Agent/bellevue_literary_press> # Bellevue Literary Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Bellevue Literary Press" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008122020> # Human evolution--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Human evolution--Philosophy"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010103515> # Natural selection--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Natural selection--Philosophy"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh94003836> # Evolution (Biology)--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Evolution (Biology)--Philosophy"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1034525> # Natural selection--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Natural selection--Philosophy"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1123838> # Sociobiology
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Sociobiology"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/917312> # Evolution (Biology)--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Evolution (Biology)--Philosophy"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/963034> # Human evolution--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Human evolution--Philosophy"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/85296257> # David P. Barash
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Barash" ;
    schema:givenName "David P." ;
    schema:name "David P. Barash" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781934137055>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1934137057" ;
    schema:isbn "9781934137055" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/607721534>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Natural selections." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/167764134> ; # Natural selections : selfish altruists, honest liars, and other realities of evolution
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/608500516>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Natural selections." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/167764134> ; # Natural selections : selfish altruists, honest liars, and other realities of evolution
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/167764134>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/167764134> ; # Natural selections : selfish altruists, honest liars, and other realities of evolution
    schema:dateModified "2015-07-02" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.