Book ID: CBB000501634

Humans and Other Animals (2002)

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Dupré, John (Author)


Clarendon Press


Publication Date: 2002
Physical Details: vi + 272 pp.; bibl.; index
Language: English

Description Philosophical discussion on human nature and the limits of science; questions the relevance of human biology in understanding gender roles.


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Essay Review Sterelny, Kim (2004) Po-bo Man?. Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part C: Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences (pp. 729-741). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Reydon, Thomas A. C.
Teófilo Espada-Brignoni
W. Ford Doolittle
Barker, Gillian
Conix, Stijn
Vincent Cuypers
Journals
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part C: Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Science and Education
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science
Psychoanalysis and History
Perspectives in Biology and Medicine
European Legacy
Publishers
Columbia University Press
Cambridge University Press
University of Illinois Press
Pennsylvania State University Press
Cornell University Press
University of Chicago
Concepts
Philosophy of biology
Classification in biology
Biology
Definition of human; human nature
Human-animal relationships
Gender identity
People
Cavendish, William, Duke of Newcastle
Whewell, William
Mill, John Stuart
Linnaeus, Carolus
Hobbes, Thomas
Darwin, Charles Robert
Time Periods
Medieval
20th century
17th century
Early modern
Renaissance
Ancient
Places
England
Europe
Great Britain
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