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The Philosophy of Human Evolution

Author: Michael Ruse
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Michael Ruse provides a unique discussion of human evolution from a philosophical viewpoint, exploring such topics as the nature of scientific theories, the relationships between culture and biology,  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Philosophy of Human Evolution
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Ruse
ISBN: 9780511844263 0511844263
OCLC Number: 939873773
Notes: Title from publishers bibliographic system (viewed on 06 Mar 2013).
Description: 1 online resource (282 p.) : digital, PDF file(s)
Details: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Contents: Acknowledgements; 1. Evolutionary biology; 2. Human evolution; 3. Real science, good science?; 4. Progress; 5. Knowledge; 6. Morality; 7. Sex, orientation, and race; 8. From eugenics to medicine; Bibliography.
Responsibility: Michael Ruse.
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'Michael Ruse's new book The Philosophy of Human Evolution is a historical and critical survey of the ways in which Darwinian thinking has clashed and interacted with the concerns of philosophers. Read more...

 
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