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Title Darwin Day collection one : the single best idea, ever / edited by Amanda Chesworth [and others].

Imprint Albuquerque, N.M. : Tangled Bank Press, 2002.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Special Collections Whitehead  576.82071 D259 2002    ---  Lib Use Only
Edition 1st ed.
Description vi, 466 pages : illustrations, charts, plans ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "With contributions from Richard Dawkins, Robin McKie, Steven Pinker, Elliott Sober, Eugenie Scott, John Rennie, Ian Tattersall, Colin Tudge"--Cover.
The Darwin Day Program was founded in 2001 in order to "present science in accessible ways to as many people as possible, and to encourage all who wish, to develop and communicate their own ideas. Developing a real, grass roots understanding of Darwinism is our aim."--Page 1.
"Tangled Bank Press is a small publishing house, created primarily to serve the Darwin Day Program ... Proceeds from the sale of this book go to support the Darwin Day Program, an educational non-profit organization."--Website.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Preface -- Introductory essay -- section 1. In Darwin's footsteps: tributes to four departed scientists -- special section. Darwin country -- section 2. Darwin, the man and his legacy -- section 3. Natural selections: life as we know it -- special section. The next generation: education & our future -- section 4. The grandeur in this view of life -- section 5. In the beginning was the watchmaker: sighted or blind? -- special section. PBS presents evolution -- section 6. Abusing science: the creationist phenomenon -- section 7. Science & society -- In conclusion.
Subject Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882.
Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882 (OCoLC)fst00029136
Evolution (Biology) -- History.
Evolution (Biology) -- Study and teaching.
Natural selection -- Study and teaching.
Creationism -- Study and teaching.
Creationism -- Study and teaching. (OCoLC)fst00882412
Evolution (Biology) (OCoLC)fst00917302
Evolution (Biology) -- Study and teaching. (OCoLC)fst00917327
Natural selection -- Study and teaching. (OCoLC)fst01034528
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Added Author Chesworth, Amanda.
Darwin Day Program.
Added Title Single best idea, ever
ISBN 0972384405

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