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Darwin and design : does evolution have a purpose? / Michael Ruse

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Author:
Ruse, Michael  Search this
Physical description:
x, 371 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
2003
Contents:
Two thousand years of design -- Paley and Kant fight back -- Sowing the seeds of evolution -- A plurality of problems -- Charles Darwin -- A subject too profound -- Darwinian against Darwinian -- The century of evolutionism -- Adaptation in action -- Theory and test -- Formalism redux -- From function to design -- Design as metaphor -- Natural theology evolves -- Turning back the clock
Topic:
Evolution (Biology)--Philosophy  Search this
Teleology  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_712476