The Resource Evolution extended : biological debates on the meaning of life, edited by Connie Barlow

Evolution extended : biological debates on the meaning of life, edited by Connie Barlow

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Evolution extended : biological debates on the meaning of life
Title
Evolution extended
Title remainder
biological debates on the meaning of life
Statement of responsibility
edited by Connie Barlow
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Barlow has woven selections from the writings of biologists and philosophers into a unified whole which explores a range of viewpoints on evolutionary biology
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DLC
Dewey number
116
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
B818
LC item number
.E838 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Evolution extended : biological debates on the meaning of life, edited by Connie Barlow
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-312) 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
Is evolution going anywhere? Prophets of progress: Julian Huxley ; Francisco J. Ayala ; Edward O. Wilson ; The naysayers: George Gaylord Simpson ; John Tyler Bonner ; David Raup -- Tools and metaphors of evolution. Wedges, arms races, and the role of strife: Charles Darwin ; Richard Dawkins ; Governors, tinkerers, and the role of synergy: Gregory Bateson ; François Jacob ; Lynn Margulis and Mark McMenamin ; Peter A. Corning ; Ratchets, Uroboros, and the role of initiative: Jacob Bronowski ; Alister Hardy ; Karl Popper -- Embracing the cosmos. Cosmic visions: Pierre Teilhard de Chardin ; Julian Huxley ; Banishing cosmic meaning: Peter Medawar ; Jacques Monod ; Beyond the binary: Connie Barlow ; Dorion Sagan ; Connie Barlow and M. Mitchell Waldrop -- Evolution and religion. Evolution as religion: Edward O. Wilson ; Julian Huxley ; Alister Hardy ; John C. Greene ; Responding to creationism: Henry M. Morris ; Charles Darwin ; Theodosius Dobzhansky ; Pope John Paul II ; John C. Greene ; George Gaylord Simpson ; William Provine ; Martin Eger ; Richard D. Alexander ; U.S. Supreme Court ; Science into myth: Jeffrey Wicken ; Brian Swimme ; Laurence Levine
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ocm29388906
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27 cm
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Extent
x, 333 pages
Isbn
9780262023733
Lccn
93042025
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
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illustrations
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(OCoLC)29388906

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