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Philosophical Darwinism: On the Origin of Knowledge by Means of Natural Selection

By: P Munz


Hardback | Dec 1993 | #23091 | ISBN: 0415086027
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The authors latest book examines knowledge in the light of biology and in particular in the light of Darwin's theory of natural selection. He argues that the acquisition of knowledge is continuous, right from the protozoa to the most advanced scientific theories.


Introduction: Cognitive Conditions 1.Man's Glassy Essence 2.The Dubious Credentials of Positivism 3.The Lure of Sociology 4.The Nature of the Mirror. 5.The View of From Somewhere

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