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Evolution and emergence

Evolution and emergence

systems, organisms, persons

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, Toronto .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Emergence (Philosophy),
  • Science -- Philosophy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Nancey Murphy and William R. Stoeger.
    ContributionsMurphy, Nancey C., Stoeger, William R.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQ175.32.E44 E96 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 378 p. :
    Number of Pages378
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22751781M
    ISBN 100199204713
    ISBN 109780199204717

    The timing and location of the emergence of our species and of associated behavioural changes are crucial for our understanding of human evolution.


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