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The Resource The bonobo and the atheist : in search of humanism among the primates, Frans de Waal ; with drawings by the author

The bonobo and the atheist : in search of humanism among the primates, Frans de Waal ; with drawings by the author

Label
The bonobo and the atheist : in search of humanism among the primates
Title
The bonobo and the atheist
Title remainder
in search of humanism among the primates
Statement of responsibility
Frans de Waal ; with drawings by the author
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A renowned primatologist argues that ethical behavior witnessed in animals is the evolutionary and biological origin of human fairness and explains that morality has more to do with natural instincts than with religion
Cataloging source
NVC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Waal, F. B. M. de
Dewey number
599/.052/4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
  • QL737.P96
  • BJ1335
LC item number
  • W28 2013
  • .W33 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ethics, Evolutionary
  • Bonobo
  • Bonobo
  • Primates
  • Primates
  • Behavior evolution
  • Animal behavior
  • Human behavior
  • Ethics
Label
The bonobo and the atheist : in search of humanism among the primates, Frans de Waal ; with drawings by the author
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-269) and index
Contents
Earthly delights -- Goodness explained -- Bonobos in the family tree -- Is God dead or just in a coma? -- The parable of the good simian -- Ten commandments too many -- The god gap -- Bottom-up morality
Control code
ocn828938921
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
289 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393073775
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)828938921
Label
The bonobo and the atheist : in search of humanism among the primates, Frans de Waal ; with drawings by the author
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-269) and index
Contents
Earthly delights -- Goodness explained -- Bonobos in the family tree -- Is God dead or just in a coma? -- The parable of the good simian -- Ten commandments too many -- The god gap -- Bottom-up morality
Control code
ocn828938921
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
289 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393073775
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)828938921

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