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Darwinian evolution

Author: Antony Flew
Publisher: Abingdon, Oxon : Routledge, 2017.
Series: Social policy and social theory series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : second editionView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Antony Flew
ISBN: 9781351312820 1351312820
OCLC Number: 1020319047
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Cover --
Half Title --
Series Page --
Title Page --
Copyright Page --
TABLE OF CONTENTS --
INTRODUCTION TO THE TRANSACTION EDITION --
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS --
I: FROM DARWIN'S ORIGIN TO TODAY'S SYNTHETIC THEORY --
1. CHARLES DARWIN (1809-82) --
2. THE ARGUMENT OF THE ORIGIN OF SPECIES --
3. BLENDING VARIATION AND/OR SALTATORY MUTATION? --
4. DIFFICULTIES, OBJECTIONS AND SOME ANSWERS --
II: THE PHILOSOPHICAL IMPLICATIONS --
1. THE LOGICAL STRUCTURE AND FUNCTIONS OF DARWIN'S THEORY --
2. THE CHALLENGE TO RELIGIOUS ASSUMPTIONS --
III: SOCIAL SCIENCE, EVOLUTIONARY BIOLOGY AND SOCIOBIOLOGY --
1. MALTHUS: POWERS, CHECKS AND CHOICE --
2. MAKING VISIBLE THE INVISIBLE HANDS --
3. AN ATHEIST PROVIDENCEGUARANTEEING UTOPIA? --
4. THE CHALLENGE OF SOCIOBIOLOGY --
IV: PROGRESS, SOCIAL DARWINISM AND AN EVOLUTIONARY PERSPECTIVE --
1. A GUARANTEE OF PROGRESS? --
2. FROM IS TO OUGHT --
3. SEEING IN AN EVOLUTIONARY PERSPECTIVE --
BIBLIOGRAPHY --
INDEX.
Series Title: Social policy and social theory series.
Responsibility: Antony Flew ; with a new introduction by the author.

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