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The Resource The evolution of morality and religion, Donald M. Broom

The evolution of morality and religion, Donald M. Broom

Label
The evolution of morality and religion
Title
The evolution of morality and religion
Statement of responsibility
Donald M. Broom
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Biologist Donald Broom argues that morality and the central components of religion are of great value, and presents two central ideas: that morality has a biological foundation and has evolved as a consequence of natural selection, and secondly, that religions are essentially structures underpinning morality
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Broom, Donald M
Dewey number
171/.7
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
BJ1311
LC item number
.B72 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethics, Evolutionary
  • Sociobiology
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Ethics, Evolutionary
  • Sociobiology
  • Evolutionäre Ethik
  • Moral
  • Ethik
  • Godsdienst
  • Ethiek
  • Evolutie
  • Biologische aspecten
Label
The evolution of morality and religion, Donald M. Broom
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 230-245) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Concepts and codes of living -- Cooperation, altruism, reciprocal altruism -- Biological capabilities needed for altruism and morality -- Ideas about morality -- The origins and value of religion -- Other views about the origins of morality and religion -- Social and political consequences of this biological view of morality and religion
Control code
57253890
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 259 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780521529242
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780521529242
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)57253890
Label
The evolution of morality and religion, Donald M. Broom
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 230-245) and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Concepts and codes of living -- Cooperation, altruism, reciprocal altruism -- Biological capabilities needed for altruism and morality -- Ideas about morality -- The origins and value of religion -- Other views about the origins of morality and religion -- Social and political consequences of this biological view of morality and religion
Control code
57253890
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 259 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780521529242
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
9780521529242
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)57253890

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