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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
Genre
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
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Waal, F. B. M. de
Dewey number
205/.693
Index
index present
LC call number
QL737.P96
LC item number
W315 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Waal, F. B. M. de
  • Bonobo
  • Altruistic behavior in animals
  • Ethics
  • Empathy
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Primatologists
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 (pages 245-269) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
ocm828938921
Edition
First edition.
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780393073775
Lccn
2012048868
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)828938921
  • (Sirsi) a1180321
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 (pages 245-269) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
ocm828938921
Edition
First edition.
Extent
pages cm
Isbn
9780393073775
Lccn
2012048868
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)828938921
  • (Sirsi) a1180321

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