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The biology of ultimate concern

"I wish to examine some philosophical implications of certain biological and anthropological findings and theories. This book lays no claim to being a treatise either on philosophical biology or on biological philosophy. It consists of essays on those particular aspects of science which have been particularly influential in the formation of my personal credo"--Page 11
Print Book, English, 1967
New American Library, [New York], 1967
xvii, 152 pages ; 22 cm.
1. Humanism and humanity
2. On gods of the gaps
3. Evolution and transcendence
4. Self-awareness and death-awareness
5. Search for meaning
6. The Teilhardian synthesis