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Title Richard Dawkins : how a scientist changed the way we think : reflections by scientists, writers, and philosophers / edited by Alan Grafen and Mark Ridley
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 283 pages) : illustrations
Contents List of Contributors; Preface; BIOLOGY; THE SELFISH GENE; LOGIC; ANTIPHONAL VOICES; HUMANS; CONTROVERSY; WRITING; Index
Summary This sparkling collection explores the impact of Richard Dawkins as scientist, rationalist, and one of the most important thinkers alive today. Leading figures from science, philosophy, literature, and the media reflect on the breadth and range of Dawkins' contributions to science and public debate, from evolutionary theory and artificial life, to rationalism and ethics. - ;This sparkling collection explores the impact of Richard Dawkins as scientist, rationalist, and one of the most important thinkers alive today. Specially commissioned pieces by leading figures in science, philosophy, litera
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Dawkins, Richard, 1941- -- Influence.
Biological Evolution.
Genetics, Behavioral.
Genre/Form Essays.
Form Electronic book
Author Grafen, Alan.
Ridley, Mark.
LC no. 2005033395
ISBN 019151621X (electronic bk.)
0199214662 (paperback; alk. paper)
1280756764
9780191516214 (electronic bk.)
9780199214662 (paperback; alk. paper)
9781280756764