přejít na obsah
Richard Dawkins : how a scientist changed the way we think : reflections by scientists, writers, and philosophers Náhled dokumentu
ZavřítNáhled dokumentu
Probíhá kontrola...

Richard Dawkins : how a scientist changed the way we think : reflections by scientists, writers, and philosophers

Autor Alan Grafen; Mark Ridley
Vydavatel: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.
Vydání/formát:   Tištěná kniha : Biography : EnglishZobrazit všechny vydání a formáty
Databáze:WorldCat
Shrnutí:
With the publication of the international bestseller The Selfish Gene some thirty years ago, Richard Dawkins powerfully captured a newly emerging way of understanding evolution - a gene's eye view. Dawkins went on to publish five more bestselling books, including The Blind Watchmaker and Unweaving the Rainbow. He is one of the most high profile public intellectuals today and any attempt to understand the scientific  Přečíst více...
Hodnocení:

(ještě nehodnoceno) 0 zobrazit recenze - Buďte první.

Předmětová hesla:
Více podobných

 

Najít online exemplář

Vyhledat exemplář v knihovně

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Vyhledávání knihoven, které vlastní tento dokument...

Detaily

Žánr/forma: Essays
Osoba: Richard Dawkins; Richard Dawkins; Richard Dawkins; Richard Dawkins; Richard Dawkins; Richard Dawkins
Typ materiálu: Biography, Internetový zdroj
Typ dokumentu Kniha, Internetový zdroj
Všichni autoři/tvůrci: Alan Grafen; Mark Ridley
ISBN: 0199291160 9780199291168 9780199214662 0199214662
OCLC číslo: 62322400
Popis: xiii, 283 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Obsahy: Ballooning parrots and semi-lunar germs / Andrew F. Read --
The battle of the sexes revisited / Helena Cronin --
Richard Dawkins: intellectual plumber --
and more / John Krebs --
What is a puma? / Michael Hansell --
Living with The Selfish Gene / Marian Stamp Dawkins --
The gene meme / David Haig --
The intelluctual contribution of The Selfish Gene to evolutionary theory / Alan Grafen --
An eye on the core: Dawkins and sociobiology / Ullica Segerstrale --
The Selfish Gene as a philosophical essay / Caniel C. Dennett --
The invention of an algorithmic biology / Seth Bullock --
Selfish genes and information flow / David Deutsch --
Deep commonalities between life and mind / Steven Pinker --
Richard Dawkins and the problem of progress / Michael Ruse --
The nest's tale: affectionate disagreements with Richard Dawkins / Patrick Bateson --
What's the matter with Memes? / Robert Aunger --
Selfish genes and family relations / Martin Daly and Mrgo Wilson --
Why a lot of people with selfish genes are pretty nice except for their hatred of The Selfish Gene / Randolph M. Nesse --
The perverse primate / Kim Sterelny --
The skeptic's chaplain: Richard Dawkins as a fountainhead of skepticism / Michael Shermer --
A fellow humanist / Richard Harries --
Dawkins and the virus of faith / A.C. Grayling --
To rise above / Marek Kohn --
What the whale wondered: evolution, existentialism, and the search for 'meaning' / David P. Barash --
Richard Dawkins and the golden pen / Matt Ridley --
Every indication of inadvertent solicitude / Philip Pullman.
Odpovědnost: edited by Alan Grafen and Mark Ridley.
Více informací

Anotace:

Explores the impact of Richard Dawkins as scientist, rationalist, and one of the most important thinkers. Written by leading figures from science, philosophy, literature, and the media, this book  Přečíst více...

Recenze

Recenze redakce

Souhrn od vydavatele

An interesting series of essays. Philip Hensher, The Spectator A sparkling collection. Prospect This book presents a vivid picture of how one man, by force of rigorous analysis and clear writing, Přečíst více...

 
Recenze vložené uživatelem
Nahrávání recenzí GoodReads...
Přebírání recenzí DOGO books...

Štítky

Buďte první.

Podobné dokumenty

Potvrdit tento požadavek

Tento dokument jste si již vyžádali. Prosím vyberte Ok pokud chcete přesto v žádance pokračovat.

Propojená data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/62322400> # Richard Dawkins : how a scientist changed the way we think : reflections by scientists, writers, and philosophers
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "62322400" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1059974973#Place/oxford> ; # Oxford
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1059974973#Topic/genetik> ; # Genetik
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1108336> ; # Science--Philosophy
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1059974973#Topic/wissenschaftstheorie> ; # Wissenschaftstheorie
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/12307054> ; # Richard Dawkins
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/972484> ; # Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/B/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85118582> ; # Science--Philosophy
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/917302> ; # Evolution (Biology)
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1059974973#Topic/biological_evolution> ; # Biological Evolution
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1059974973#Topic/evolution> ; # Evolution
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/591.5092/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1059974973#Topic/science> ; # Science
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1059974973#Topic/philosophie> ; # Philosophie
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008117872> ; # Genetics--Philosophy
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1059974973#Topic/genetics_behavioral> ; # Genetics, Behavioral
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/940132> ; # Genetics--Philosophy
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1059974973#Person/dawkins_richard_1941> ; # Richard Dawkins
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1059974973#Person/dawkins_richard> ; # Richard Dawkins
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/29612734> ; # Alan Grafen
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1059974973#Person/ridley_mark> ; # Mark Ridley
    schema:datePublished "2006" ;
    schema:description "Ballooning parrots and semi-lunar germs / Andrew F. Read -- The battle of the sexes revisited / Helena Cronin -- Richard Dawkins: intellectual plumber -- and more / John Krebs -- What is a puma? / Michael Hansell -- Living with The Selfish Gene / Marian Stamp Dawkins -- The gene meme / David Haig -- The intelluctual contribution of The Selfish Gene to evolutionary theory / Alan Grafen -- An eye on the core: Dawkins and sociobiology / Ullica Segerstrale -- The Selfish Gene as a philosophical essay / Caniel C. Dennett -- The invention of an algorithmic biology / Seth Bullock -- Selfish genes and information flow / David Deutsch -- Deep commonalities between life and mind / Steven Pinker -- Richard Dawkins and the problem of progress / Michael Ruse -- The nest's tale: affectionate disagreements with Richard Dawkins / Patrick Bateson -- What's the matter with Memes? / Robert Aunger -- Selfish genes and family relations / Martin Daly and Mrgo Wilson -- Why a lot of people with selfish genes are pretty nice except for their hatred of The Selfish Gene / Randolph M. Nesse -- The perverse primate / Kim Sterelny -- The skeptic's chaplain: Richard Dawkins as a fountainhead of skepticism / Michael Shermer -- A fellow humanist / Richard Harries -- Dawkins and the virus of faith / A.C. Grayling -- To rise above / Marek Kohn -- What the whale wondered: evolution, existentialism, and the search for 'meaning' / David P. Barash -- Richard Dawkins and the golden pen / Matt Ridley -- Every indication of inadvertent solicitude / Philip Pullman."@en ;
    schema:description "With the publication of the international bestseller The Selfish Gene some thirty years ago, Richard Dawkins powerfully captured a newly emerging way of understanding evolution - a gene's eye view. Dawkins went on to publish five more bestselling books, including The Blind Watchmaker and Unweaving the Rainbow. He is one of the most high profile public intellectuals today and any attempt to understand the scientific view of the world must grapple with his ideas. Now, in this exciting collection of original essays, some of the world's leading thinkers offer their take on how Dawkins has changed the way we think. Readers will find stimulating pieces by Daniel Dennett, the renowned philosopher of mind and author of Darwin's Dangerous Idea; Steven Pinker, the brilliant Harvard linguist who wrote The Language Instinct and The Blank Slate; Matt Ridley, author of the bestselling Genome; and James Watson, who with Francis Crick discovered the structure of DNA, arguably the greatest scientific discovery of the last century. Dawkins' widely admired literary style forms the subject of several pieces, including one from novelist Philip Pullman (author of the bestselling His Dark Materials trilogy). As one of the world's best known rationalists, Dawkins' stance on religion is another theme in this collection, explored by Simon Blackburn, Michael Ruse, Michael Shermer, and the Bishop of Oxford. Numbering twenty in all, these articles are not simply rosy tributes, but explore how Dawkins' ideas have shaped thinking and public debate, and include elements of criticism as well as thoughtful praise. Richard Dawkins' work has had the rare distinction of generating as much excitement outside the scientific community as within it. This stimulating volume is a superb summation of the depth and range of his influence."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1059974973> ;
    schema:genre "Essays"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Richard Dawkins : how a scientist changed the way we think : reflections by scientists, writers, and philosophers"@en ;
    schema:productID "62322400" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/62322400#PublicationEvent/oxford_new_york_oxford_university_press_2006> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1059974973#Agent/oxford_university_press> ; # Oxford University Press
    schema:url <http://bvbr.bib-bvb.de:8991/F?func=service&doc_library=BVB01&doc_number=014779613&line_number=0001&func_code=DB_RECORDS&service_type=MEDIA> ;
    schema:url <http://www.myilibrary.com?id=75676> ;
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip063/2005033395.html> ;
    schema:url <http://media.obvsg.at/AC05019819-1002> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780199291168> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780199214662> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA695995> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/62322400> ;
    .


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/1059974973#Agent/oxford_university_press> # Oxford University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Oxford University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1059974973#Person/dawkins_richard> # Richard Dawkins
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Dawkins" ;
    schema:givenName "Richard" ;
    schema:name "Richard Dawkins" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1059974973#Person/dawkins_richard_1941> # Richard Dawkins
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1941" ;
    schema:familyName "Dawkins" ;
    schema:givenName "Richard" ;
    schema:name "Richard Dawkins" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1059974973#Person/ridley_mark> # Mark Ridley
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Ridley" ;
    schema:givenName "Mark" ;
    schema:name "Mark Ridley" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1059974973#Topic/biological_evolution> # Biological Evolution
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Biological Evolution"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1059974973#Topic/genetics_behavioral> # Genetics, Behavioral
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Genetics, Behavioral"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1059974973#Topic/wissenschaftstheorie> # Wissenschaftstheorie
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Wissenschaftstheorie"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008117872> # Genetics--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Genetics--Philosophy"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85118582> # Science--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Science--Philosophy"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1108336> # Science--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Science--Philosophy"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/917302> # Evolution (Biology)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Evolution (Biology)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/940132> # Genetics--Philosophy
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Genetics--Philosophy"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/972484> # Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/12307054> # Richard Dawkins
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1941" ;
    schema:familyName "Dawkins" ;
    schema:givenName "Richard" ;
    schema:name "Richard Dawkins" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/29612734> # Alan Grafen
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Grafen" ;
    schema:givenName "Alan" ;
    schema:name "Alan Grafen" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780199214662>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0199214662" ;
    schema:isbn "9780199214662" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780199291168>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0199291160" ;
    schema:isbn "9780199291168" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/62322400>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/62322400> ; # Richard Dawkins : how a scientist changed the way we think : reflections by scientists, writers, and philosophers
    schema:dateModified "2017-05-11" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Zavřít okno

Prosím přihlaste se do WorldCat 

Nemáte účet? Můžete si jednoduše vytvořit bezplatný účet.