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On human nature

Author: Edward O Wilson
Publisher: Cambridge : Harvard University Press, 1978.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Presents a philosophy based on sociobiological theory and applying the theory of natural selection to human society.
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Wilson, Edward O.
On human nature.
Cambridge : Harvard University Press, 1978
(OCoLC)572218983
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Edward O Wilson
ISBN: 0674634411 9780674634411 067463442X 9780674634428
OCLC Number: 3966031
Awards: Pulitzer Prize, General Nonfiction, 1979.
Description: xii, 260 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Dilemma --
Heredity --
Development --
Emergence --
Aggression --
Sex --
Altruism --
Religion --
Hope.
Responsibility: Edward O. Wilson.

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Challenges perpetuated misconceptions about the nature-nurture controversy by examining hereditary biological controls on human behavior and the possibility of sociobiological limitations on human  Read more...

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