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Human Nature

Part of the series Doctor Who New Adventures

"Human Nature: Fact and Fiction" brings together a collection of inspiring, thought-provoking and original perspectives on human nature by ten leading writers, scientists and academics. What do we mean by 'human nature'? Is there a genetically determined core of humanity that unites us all as members of a single species? Or is the thing we call human nature a social construct? And how do we explain the mystery of human creativity? Do great writers have an intuitive grasp of what makes human beings tick, or are they merely the mouthpiece of contemporary culture? It has been claimed that 'the greatest enterprise of the mind has always been and always will be the attempted linkage of the sciences and humanities' (Edward O. Wilson). This groundbreaking book marks the beginning of a new dialogue between the two. Rather than focusing on the division between them, it shows that the sciences and humanities have much to learn from each other. Points of disagreement remain. Yet there is in this volume a genuine attempt to bridge the gulf that has traditionally separated the sciences and humanities and to reach a better understanding of what it means to be human."Human Nature: Fact and Fiction" is a major new contribution to the debate on human nature, set to be required reading for anyone with a background in either the arts or the sciences who is interested in understanding what defines us as human beings - in what we are, and why.

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Booko found 10 book editions of Human Nature by Mark Ray Schmidt

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Human Nature: The Categorial Framework by P. M. S. Hacker, ISBN: 9781444351514
Human Nature: The Categorial Framework
Jul, 2011 eBook - EPUB Being refreshed... Being refreshed...
Human Nature by P. M. S. Hacker, ISBN: 9781405147286
Human Nature
United Kingdom Oct, 2007 Hardcover Being refreshed... Being refreshed...
Human Nature by Headlam Wells, Robin, ISBN: 9780826485465
Human Nature
Mar, 2006 Paperback Being refreshed... Being refreshed...
Human Nature by , ISBN: 9780737700732
Human Nature
Feb, 1999 Hardcover with Library Binding Being refreshed... Being refreshed...
Human Nature by , ISBN: 9780737700725
Human Nature
Feb, 1999 Paperback Being refreshed... Being refreshed...
Human Nature by Paul Cornell, ISBN: 9780426204435
Human Nature
May, 1995 Mass Market Paperback Being refreshed... Being refreshed...
Human Nature by D. W. Winnicott, ISBN: 9780946960965
Human Nature
United Kingdom Jan, 1988 Paperback Being refreshed... Being refreshed...
Human Nature by D. W. Winnicott, ISBN: 9780946960958
Human Nature
Nov, 1987 Hardcover Being refreshed... Being refreshed...
Human Nature by Christopher J. Berry, ISBN: 9780333375242
Human Nature
Sep, 1986 Paperback Being refreshed... Being refreshed...
Human Nature by P. M. S. Hacker, ISBN: 9780470766095
Human Nature
Apr, 2008 eBook Being refreshed... Being refreshed...

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