The blind watchmaker

Front Cover
Penguin Books, 1991 - Science - 340 pages
289 Reviews
A brilliant and controversial book which demonstrates that evolution by natural selection - the unconscious automatic, blind yet essentially non-random process discovered by Darwin - is the only answer to the biggest question of all : why do we exist?

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
109
4 stars
84
3 stars
63
2 stars
22
1 star
11

A great overview of evolution. - Goodreads
Finally, the ending was solidly underwhelming. - Goodreads
I really enjoy Dawkins' writing. - Goodreads
I rind Richard Dawkins a little hard to read. - Goodreads
Great introduction to evolutionary biology. - Goodreads
A modern take on evolution by natural selection. - Goodreads

Review: The Blind Watchmaker: Why the Evidence of Evolution Reveals a Universe Without Design

User Review  - Mehawk - Goodreads

I have decided to give this book a 4.7/5 rating. Why? Well, it's a generally commendable book, but most notably, for maintaining a scientific style. Throughout the book, Dawkins has admittedly stuck ... Read full review

Review: The Blind Watchmaker: Why the Evidence of Evolution Reveals a Universe Without Design

User Review  - David - Goodreads

The Blind Watchmaker argument is loosely based on the argument of intelligent design. Intelligent design has no merit in the field of science and is purely based on emotional sentiment, serving only ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
21
Section 3
43
Copyright

13 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

Bibliographic information