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The Resource Defenders of the truth : the sociobiology debate, Ullica Segerstråle

Defenders of the truth : the sociobiology debate, Ullica Segerstråle

Label
Defenders of the truth : the sociobiology debate
Title
Defenders of the truth
Title remainder
the sociobiology debate
Statement of responsibility
Ullica Segerstråle
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Segerstråle, Ullica Christina Olofsdotter
Dewey number
304.5
Index
index present
LC call number
HM628
LC item number
.S44 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wilson, Edward O
  • Wilson, Edward O
  • Sociobiology
  • Nature and nurture
  • Nature and nurture
  • Sociobiology
  • Sociobiologie
  • Controversen
  • Nature and nurture
  • Sociobiology
Label
Defenders of the truth : the sociobiology debate, Ullica Segerstråle
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Oxford University Press paperback."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 429-468) 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
The sociobiology debate as a battle for truth -- The storm over sociobiology -- Colleagues on collision course : Wilson's and Lewontin's contrary moral-cum-scientific agendas -- The British connection -- The 'deep background' of sociobiology -- Assault on adaptationism - a delayed scientific critique -- The unit of selection and the connection with culture -- Sociobiology adapts to criticism : genes, mind and culture -- The moral/political conflict continues -- Inside the mind of the critics -- Planter ans weeders in the garden of science -- To be or not to be - in the sociobiology controversy -- A clash of traditions -- Conflicting views of the nature of science -- Capitalizing on controversy -- The sociobiologists and their enemies : taking stock after 25 years -- Truth by dispute? The sociobiology debate and the science wars -- Interpreting the enlightenment quest -- The tension between scientific and moral truth -- The battle for the soul - and for the soul of science
Control code
ocm45338059
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
ix, 493 pages
Isbn
9780192862150
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o45338059
  • (OCoLC)45338059
Label
Defenders of the truth : the sociobiology debate, Ullica Segerstråle
Publication
Note
"Oxford University Press paperback."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 429-468) 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
The sociobiology debate as a battle for truth -- The storm over sociobiology -- Colleagues on collision course : Wilson's and Lewontin's contrary moral-cum-scientific agendas -- The British connection -- The 'deep background' of sociobiology -- Assault on adaptationism - a delayed scientific critique -- The unit of selection and the connection with culture -- Sociobiology adapts to criticism : genes, mind and culture -- The moral/political conflict continues -- Inside the mind of the critics -- Planter ans weeders in the garden of science -- To be or not to be - in the sociobiology controversy -- A clash of traditions -- Conflicting views of the nature of science -- Capitalizing on controversy -- The sociobiologists and their enemies : taking stock after 25 years -- Truth by dispute? The sociobiology debate and the science wars -- Interpreting the enlightenment quest -- The tension between scientific and moral truth -- The battle for the soul - and for the soul of science
Control code
ocm45338059
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
ix, 493 pages
Isbn
9780192862150
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o45338059
  • (OCoLC)45338059

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