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Science and Poetry

Mary Midgley - Science - 2001 - 230 pages
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Evolution as a Religion: Strange Hopes and Stranger Fears

Mary Midgley - Philosophy - 2002 - 212 pages
According to a profile in The Guardian, Mary Midgley is 'the foremost scourge of scientific pretensions in this country; someone whose wit is admired even by those who feel she ...
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Utopias, Dolphins and Computers: Problems of Philosophical Plumbing

Mary Midgley - Nature - 2000 - 192 pages
Why do the big philosophical questions so often strike us as far-fetched and little to with everyday life? Mary Midgley shows that it need not be that way; she shows that there ...
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Science as Salvation: A Modern Myth and Its Meaning

Mary Midgley - Religion - 1994 - 239 pages
What is the role of scientists in society? What should we think when they talk about more than just science? Mary Midgley discusses the high spiritual ambitions which tend to ...
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The Ethical Primate: Humans, Freedom, and Morality

Mary Midgley - Philosophy - 1994 - 193 pages
In The Ethical Primate, Mary Midgley, 'one of the sharpest critical pens in the West' according to the Times Literary Supplement, addresses the fundamental question of human ...
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The Myths We Live by

Mary Midgley - Philosophy - 2004 - 192 pages
Mary Midgley argues in her powerful new book that far from being the opposite of science, myth is a central part of it. In brilliant prose, she claims that myths are neither ...
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Evolution as a Religion: Strange Hopes and Stranger Fears, Volume 10

Mary Midgley - Philosophy - 2002 - 212 pages
"... a graceful, refreshing and enlightening book, applied philosophy that is relevant, timely and metaphysical in the best sense." -- The New York Times Book Review
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