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Life"s grandeur

Stephen Jay Gould

Life"s grandeur

the spread of excellence from Plato to Darwin

by Stephen Jay Gould

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Published by Vintage in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Evolution.,
  • Variation (Biology)

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesFull house.
    StatementStephen Jay Gould.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx,244p. :
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22613685M
    ISBN 100099893606

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Stephen Jay Gould does an excellent job again, this time a very thorough introduction into statistical analysis with regard to natural systems and baseball.5/5(3). Stephen Jay Gould () wrote many important books, such as Ontogeny and Phylogeny,Ever Since Darwin,The Panda's Thumb,Wonderful Life: The Burgess Shale and the Nature of History,The Structure of Evolutionary Theory, etc.

[NOTE: This book was published in America with the title, “Full House.”] In an introductory chapter of this book, he explains, “"I have nurtured this short /5(4). Life's Grandeur. The Spread of Excellence From Plato to Darwin. Stephen Jay Gould; Formats & editions. EBook.

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Review of "Life's Grandeur", Stephen Jay Gould P. Ramesh. Stephen Jay Gould is one of the most popular writers on science today. It is a safe bet that his books are read and understood by more people than, say, Stephen Hawking's. The sub-title of the book is 'the spread of excellence from Plato to Darwin'.

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Further, if we wish to see grandeur in life, we must discard our selfish and anthropocentric view of evolution and learn to see it as Darwin did, as the random but unfathomably rich source of 'endless forms most beautiful and wonderful'. He is the author of over twenty books, and received the National Book Award, the National Book Critics.

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