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Evolutionary biology : conceptual, ethical, and religious issues / edited by R. Paul Thompson, University of Toronto and Denis Walsh, University of Toronto.
Title:
Evolutionary biology : conceptual, ethical, and religious issues / edited by R. Paul Thompson, University of Toronto and Denis Walsh, University of Toronto.
Publication:
New York : Cambridge University Press, 2014.
Publication Date:
2014
ISBN:
9781107027015

9781139865111
Bibliography Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Human evolution : whence and whither? / Francisco Ayala -- Evolutionary theory, causal completeness, and theism : the case of "guided" mutation / Elliott Sober -- Religion, truth, and progress / Philip Kitcher -- Consilience, historicity, and the species problem / Marc Ereshefsky -- DNA barcoding and taxonomic practice / David Castle -- Darwin's theory and the value of mathematical formalization / R. Paul Thompson -- Population genetics, economic theory, and eugenics in R.A. Fisher / Jean Gayon -- Exploring development and evolution on the tangled bank / Jane Maienschein and Manfred Laubichler -- Darwin's cyclopean architect / John Beatty -- Function and teleology / Denis Walsh -- How physics fakes design / Alex Rosenberg.
Content Type:
text
Carrier Type:
volume
Language:
English
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