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Evolution for Everyone

How Darwin"s Theory Can Change the Way We Think About Our Lives

by David Sloan Wilson

  • 157 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Delacorte Press .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages400
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7439513M
ISBN 100385340214
ISBN 109780385340212

Charles Robert Darwin, FRS FRGS FLS FZS (/ ˈ d ɑːr w ɪ n /; 12 February – 19 April ) was an English naturalist, geologist and biologist, best known for his contributions to the science of evolution. His proposition that all species of life have descended over time from common ancestors is now widely accepted, and considered a foundational concept in : Natural history, geology. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gastonguay, Paul R., Evolution for everyone. Indianapolis, Pegasus [] (OCoLC) Document Type.

  My wife says she will disown me if I continue to describe every human behavior and every human trait as adaptive. I had better get a separate bank account, because I have just read David Sloan Wilson’s splendid book, Evolution for Everyone: How Darwin’s Theory Can Change the Way We Think about Our Lives (Delacorte, ). Professor Wilson begins by .   In his book Why Everyone (Else) Is a Hypocrite: Evolution and the Modular Mind, Kurzban asserts that the human mind consists of many specialized units, which do not always work together seamlessly. When this harmony breaks Brand: Princeton University Press.

  To order A Brief History of Everyone Who Ever Lived for £16 (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, RRP £20) go to or call Free UK p&p over £10, online orders only. Free.   A forthcoming edited book The Literary Animal: Evolution and the Nature of Narrative (with Jonathan Gottschall, ) represents an intellectual homecoming for Professor Wilson, as he is the son.


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If only everyone would read his book." —New ScientistCited by: Evolution for Everyone is David Sloan Wilson's fifth book on the subject (including Darwin's Cathedral and The Literary Animal) and the most reader-friendly. Critics favorably compare the effort to Steven J. Levitt's and Stephen J. Dubner's runaway best seller Freakonomics.

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If only everyone would read his book." —New Scientist/5(72). Evolution, as Wilson explains, is not just about dinosaurs and human origins, but about why all species behave as they do—from beetles that devour their own young, to bees that function as a collective brain, to dogs that are smarter in some respects than our closest ape relatives.

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What can microbes tell us about morality. These and many other questions are tackled by Wilson in this witty and groundbreaking new book. Now everyone can move beyond the sterile debates about creationism and intelligent design to share Darwin’s panoramic view of animal and human life, seamlessly connected to each other.

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Evolution for Everyone: How Darwin's Theory Can Change the Way We Think About Our Lives. With stories that entertain as much as they inform, Wilson outlines the basic principles of evolution and shows how, properly understood, they can illuminate the length and breadth of creation, from the origin of life to the nature of religion.

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David Marsh and I wrote The Driving Force which Professor Clutterbuck of Oxford commented was the best book on evolution since Darwin. It described the scientific evidence behind the origin of life and the manner in which chemistry and physics were major determinants of what happened from billion years ago today.

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