First published in 1960, this book discusses the ethical implications of the view of man's nature and his place in the biological world. C. H. Waddington highlights issues of the time, such as social upheavals related to social mobility, and the changing nature of philosophical thinking in relation to the nature of good. The author argues that man differs from all other animals in his ability for social teaching and learning and that this provides him with a second method of evolutionary advance, in addition to biology. He ...

The Ethical Animal 2016, Routledge, London

ISBN-13: 9781138956834


The Ethical Animal 1975, University of Chicago Press

ISBN-13: 9780226867984

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