The Selfish Gene

Author: Richard Dawkins
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0191093076
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conspiracy 94–5, 196, 260 contraception 144, 152, 363, 433 cooperate or defect
262–3 copying fidelity 20–1, 22–3, 30, 36, 45, 252–3 cost–benefit analysis 89–90
, 124–7 courtship 183, (16) feeding 195, 200–1 crab 313–14, (47) Crick, F. H. C.
367, 368, (145) cricket 82, 106–7, 381, (1,28) crossing over 34–5, 54, (129) Crow
, J. 305, (38) 'cruel bind' 193, (54, 171) cuckoo 132, 134–5, 171–5, 180, 320–5, (
26,47, 178) intraspecific 390, (191) Cullen, J. M. 247 cultural evolution 245–8, (
20 ...

The Great Adventure

Author: David Loye
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 9780791459232
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organic selection, 5 organizational democracy, 181 Origin of Species, The, 20, 22
, 27, 259, 273 , 295, 297 paradigm, xiii, 3, 6, 9-15, 18, 20-23, 25-26, 28, 31, 33, 39
^0, 47, 49-50, 67-68, 87, 95-96, 140, 154-55, 215, 224, 232, 241-44, 246, 253, ...
under general evolution theory, levels and activities, in Theory Index
PseudoDarwinian Mind, 33 dominator trance, 260 selfishness, xi, xii, 16, 20-22,
26-27, 140, 231, 273, 283, 288, 300, 311, 313, 316 selfishness liber alles, 26
selfish gene, 34, ...

Selfish Shallow And Self Absorbed

Author: Meghan Daum
Publisher: Picador
ISBN: 1250052947
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... houses, striving at work—could be smashed like a soda can into this flat fact:
we have children so they can have children so they can have children. I had a
blast of vertigo, as when you look into a puddle and see the stars falling away
behind your head. Elsa got her passport, Sharla's milk dried up, and we all
dispersed, exhausted: Mikey and Christian to a wholly altered life, with
unrecognizable hours and fears and blisses, and me 26 | SELFISH, SHALLOW,
AND SELF-ABSORBED.

On The Origin Of Stories

Author: Brian Boyd
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674053591
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... 154, 182 scrub jays, 153,274 sculpture, 4, 8,81–82, 106, 118, 123, 409, 410,
413 self, as not narrative, 159–160 self-awareness, 404 Selfish Gene, The (
Dawkins), 26 selfish gene theory, 26, 52, 54–55, 372 selfishness, 52,54 self-
monitoring, human, 121 Sepik River carving (Papua New Guinea), 70,431n24
serial processing (brain), 152,258 Seurat, Georges, 124 Seuss, Dr., 11, 42, 64,
211,319, 321–379; books as preferred form for, 331,333,344; boundarycrossing
in, 328–329,354; ...

The Beauty Of Being Selfish

Author: Daniel S. Ison
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A Guide to the Unapologetic Pursuit of Personal Happiness Daniel S. Ison.
CHAPTER 3 Roadblocks in the Pursuit ofHappiness . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
. . . 24 Perfectionism . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .25
Clinical Depression and Chemical Imbalance . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .25
Addiction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .26
Deprivation of Biological Needs . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .26
Family ('SC Relationship ...

Why Genes Are Not Selfish And People Are Nice

Author: Colin Tudge
Publisher: Floris Books
ISBN: 086315977X
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Naturforsch. Ver. Brünn Proceedings of the Natural History Society of Brünn 1866
, volume 4, pp.3–47. First published in English in 1901 in the Journal of the Royal
Horticultural Society (vol.26, pp.1–32). 10. From T.H. Huxley's Evolution and
Ethics, Prolegomena; quoted by Matt Ridley in The Origins of Virtue, Viking,
London, 1996. 11. Matt Ridley, The Origins of Virtue, Penguin Press Science,
London, 1997, p.24. 12. Richard Dawkins, The Selfish Gene, Oxford University
Press, Oxford, ...

Dawkins God

Author: Alister E. McGrath
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
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They are temporary aggregations or federations. They are not stable through
evolutionary time.”25 Only genes have sufficient permanence to function as units
of selection, Dawkins argued; organisms and their phenotypes are merely
temporary manifestations or embodiments of something more fundamental.
Everything, therefore, depends on the gene. In the second edition of The Selfish
Gene, Dawkins acknowledges that a similar idea is “implicit” in the writings of
R. A. Fisher.26 My ...

Selfish Or Caring America S Choice

Author: Thomas S. Langner
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(Rieber, 1997, p. 156) If the United States is worse off in terms of mental disorder
than the Ukraine and twelve other countries, then there is evidence for great
social distress in our country. Since the WHO surveys were conducted in 2001-
2003, the results coincide with the Bush administration's watch. [The rate of
mental disorder for a huge metropolis such as Midtown Manhattan (23%) could
be expected to be higher than the national rate (26%). The 2001—03 national
rate suggests an ...

The Altruistic Brain

Author: Donald W Pfaff
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199377472
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See selfish DNA, theory of Dobzhansky, Theodosius, 22 Doctors Without Borders
(Medecins Sans Frontiers), 72 Don't Shoot (Kennedy), 259 dopamine, 111, 127
dorsolateral prefrontal cortex (DLPFC), 134–135 Dubeau, M. C., 98 Duffy, James,
40 ... 25–26 selfish DNA theory, 23–25, 29 evolutionary discontinuity vs.
continuity, 45–46 empathy and, 46–47 moral/ethical behavior in, 42–43 role of
culture in, 41–42 social capacities, 43–44 gangs, 232–236 gap junctions, 8,88–
89 Gardner, ...

Developmental Genetics

Author: Gurbachan S. Miglani
Publisher: I. K. International Pvt Ltd
ISBN: 8188237590
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... 412 differentiation, 334 incompatibility, 26 oligomerization, 440 sterility, 26
Selfish DNA, 388 Sema3 coreceptors, 467 Sema3E-plexin-D1 signalling, 467
Semaphorin 7A, 538 Seminal vesicles, 389 Seminiferous tubules, 307, 358 Semi
-permeable membrane, 70 Senescence, 8, 187, 393, 402, 404, 645 Sense
codons, 136 organ precursor, 462 suppression, 190 word, 645 Sensitium, 289
Sensory hair cells, 238 Separase, 212, 280 Sequences, repeated, 114 unique,
114 Sequon, 145 ...