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Darwin

Author: Tim Lewens
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 2008.
Series: Routledge Philosophers.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Repr. 2008View all editions and formats
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Charles Darwin (1809-1882) is best known as a biologist and natural historian rather than a philosopher. This book shows how important Darwin is for philosophy and how his work has shaped and  Read more...

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Named Person: Charles Darwin
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Lewens
ISBN: 0415346371 041534638X 0203597133 9780415346375 9780415346382 9780203597132
OCLC Number: 804796991
Description: XII, [2], 289 s. ; 22 cm.
Contents: Introduction: 'A Philosophical Naturalist' 1. Life 2. Selection 3. Species 4. Evidence 5. Mind 6. Ethics 7. Knowledge 8. Politics 9. Philosophy. Glossary. References
Series Title: Routledge Philosophers.
Responsibility: Tim Lewens.

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