The Evolution of Altruism and the Ordering of Love

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In this book, Stephen J. Pope argues that contemporary scientifically-based theories of the evolution of altruism provide important insights into one of the fundamental moral problems of Christian ethics, the natural basis of love and its ordering. He explores the contributions evolutionary theory makes to our understanding of the biological foundations of kin preference and reciprocal care, the limits of love, and the need for an ordering of love--issues relevant to any ethic that accords a central role to the deeply ...

The Evolution of Altruism and the Ordering of Love 1995, Georgetown University Press, Washington

ISBN-13: 9780878405978

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The Evolution of Altruism and the Ordering of Love 1994, Georgetown University Press, Washington, DC

ISBN-13: 9780878405503

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