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The Resource Darwin's dangerous idea : evolution and the meanings of life, Daniel C. Dennett

Darwin's dangerous idea : evolution and the meanings of life, Daniel C. Dennett

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Darwin's dangerous idea : evolution and the meanings of life
Title
Darwin's dangerous idea
Title remainder
evolution and the meanings of life
Statement of responsibility
Daniel C. Dennett
Title variation
Darwins dangerous idea
Title variation remainder
evolution and the meanings of life
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Language
eng
Summary
Proponent of Charles Darwin's theory of evolution discusses how the idea has been distorted and the correct way to think about evolution, and examines challenges to the theory and its impact on the future of humans
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201699
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DLC
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Dennett, D. C.
Dewey number
146/.7
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illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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bibliography
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Rogers D. Spotswood Collection
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True
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  • Natural selection
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Human evolution
  • Selección natural
  • Evolución humana
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Human evolution
  • Natural selection
  • Natuurlijke selectie
  • Evolutie
  • Selection, Genetic
  • Biological Evolution
  • Philosophy
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evolution and the meanings of life
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Darwin's dangerous idea : evolution and the meanings of life, Daniel C. Dennett
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 525-550) and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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Contents
Tell me why -- An idea is born -- Universal acid -- The tree of life -- The possible and the actual -- Threads of actuality in design space -- Priming Darwin's pump -- Biology is engineering -- Searching for quality -- Bully for brontosaurus -- Controversies contained -- The cranes of culture -- Losing our minds to Darwin -- The evolution of meanings -- The emperor's new mind, and other fables -- On the origin of morality -- Redesigning morality -- The future of an idea
Control code
1448883
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
586 pages
Isbn
9780684824710
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
94049158
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780684824710
  • (OCoLC)31867409
Label
Darwin's dangerous idea : evolution and the meanings of life, Daniel C. Dennett
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 525-550) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Tell me why -- An idea is born -- Universal acid -- The tree of life -- The possible and the actual -- Threads of actuality in design space -- Priming Darwin's pump -- Biology is engineering -- Searching for quality -- Bully for brontosaurus -- Controversies contained -- The cranes of culture -- Losing our minds to Darwin -- The evolution of meanings -- The emperor's new mind, and other fables -- On the origin of morality -- Redesigning morality -- The future of an idea
Control code
1448883
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
586 pages
Isbn
9780684824710
Isbn Type
(paperback)
Lccn
94049158
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780684824710
  • (OCoLC)31867409

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