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Debating Darwin, Robert J. Richards and Michael Ruse

Label
Debating Darwin
Title
Debating Darwin
Statement of responsibility
Robert J. Richards and Michael Ruse
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
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1942-
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Richards, Robert J.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Ruse, Michael,
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Evolution (Biology)
Label
Debating Darwin, Robert J. Richards and Michael Ruse
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-283) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Charles Darwin: great Briton / Michael Ruse. Prologue ; Britain before Darwin ; A child of his class ; Evolution and natural selection ; On the origin of species ; Humans ; Envoi -- Charles Darwin: cosmopolitan thinker / Robert J. Richards. Introduction ; Sketch of Darwin's life and works ; Literature of significance for Darwin: romanticism and natural theology ; The romantic foundations of Darwin's theory ; Darwin's scientific theology ; Darwin's construction of his theory ; Man, the moral animal ; Conclusion -- Response to Ruse. The language of metaphor ; Teleology ; Evolutionary development as progressive ; Individual versus group selection ; The evolution of morality ; Conclusion -- Reply to Richards. Levels of selection ; Embryology ; The romantic influence ; Alexander von Humboldt ; Paradise lost -- Epilogue. History of evolutionary biology since the Origin of species ; Human consciousness ; Religion and god
Control code
933218994
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 299 pages, 19 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780226384429
Lccn
2015048965
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)933218994
Label
Debating Darwin, Robert J. Richards and Michael Ruse
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 235-283) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Charles Darwin: great Briton / Michael Ruse. Prologue ; Britain before Darwin ; A child of his class ; Evolution and natural selection ; On the origin of species ; Humans ; Envoi -- Charles Darwin: cosmopolitan thinker / Robert J. Richards. Introduction ; Sketch of Darwin's life and works ; Literature of significance for Darwin: romanticism and natural theology ; The romantic foundations of Darwin's theory ; Darwin's scientific theology ; Darwin's construction of his theory ; Man, the moral animal ; Conclusion -- Response to Ruse. The language of metaphor ; Teleology ; Evolutionary development as progressive ; Individual versus group selection ; The evolution of morality ; Conclusion -- Reply to Richards. Levels of selection ; Embryology ; The romantic influence ; Alexander von Humboldt ; Paradise lost -- Epilogue. History of evolutionary biology since the Origin of species ; Human consciousness ; Religion and god
Control code
933218994
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 299 pages, 19 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780226384429
Lccn
2015048965
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)933218994

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