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

Label
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
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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
Label
Evolution extended : biological debates on the meaning of life, edited by Connie Barlow
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [305]-312) and index
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Contents
  • I. Is Evolution Going Anywhere? 1. Prophets of Progress / Julian Huxley, Francisco J. Ayala and Edward O. Wilson. 2. The Naysayers / George Gaylord Simpson, John Tyler Bonner and David Raup -- II. Tools and Metaphors of Evolution. 3. Wedges, Arms Races, and the Role of Strife / Charles Darwin and Richard Dawkins. 4. Governors, Tinkerers, and the Role of Synergy / Gregory Bateson, Francois Jacob, Lynn Margulis, Mark McMenamin and Peter A. Corning. 5. Ratchets, Uroboros, and the Role of Initiative / Jacob Bronowski, Alister Hardy and Karl Popper -- III. Embracing the Cosmos. 6. Cosmic Visions / Pierre Teilhard de Chardin and Julian Huxley. 7. Banishing Cosmic Meaning / Peter Medawar and Jacques Monod. 8. Beyond the Binary / Connie Barlow, Dorion Sagan, Connie Barlow and M. Mitchell Waldrop -- IV. Evolution and Religion. 9. Evolution as Religion / Edward O. Wilson, Julian Huxley, Alister Hardy and John C. Greene
  • 10. Responding to Creationism / Henry M. Morris, Charles Darwin, Theodosius Dobzhansky, Pope John Paul II, John C. Greene, George Gaylord Simpson, William Provine, Martin Eger and Richard D. Alexander / U.S. Supreme Court. 11. Science into Myth / Jeffrey Wicken, Brian Swimme and Laurence Levine
Control code
000010612115
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
x, 333 p.
Isbn
9780262023733
Lccn
93042025
Other physical details
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System control number
  • rmr6595948
  • (OCoLC)29388906

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