Otsing Pildid Maps YouTube Uudised Gmail Drive Kalender
Logi sisse
Raamatud Books
" I may be allowed to personify the natural preservation or survival of the fittest, cares nothing for appearances, except in so far as they are useful to any being. She can act on every internal organ, on every shade of constitutional difference, on the... "
The Darwinian Theory of the Transmutation of Species - Page 136
by Robert Mackenzie Beverley - 1867 - 386 lehte
Full view - About this book

The Romantic Conception of Life: Science and Philosophy in the Age of Goethe

Robert J. Richards - 2002 - 587 lehte
...nature cares nothing for appearances, except in so far as they may be useful to any being. She can act on every internal organ, on every shade of constitutional...Nature only for that of the being which she tends. ... It may be said that natural selection is daily and hourly scrutinizing, throughout the world, every...
Limited preview - About this book

Fabulous Science: Fact and Fiction in the History of Scientific Discovery

John Waller - 2004 - 308 lehte
...comfortable and comforting idea of progress in nature. Elsewhere, however, he made his meaning clearer: 'Man selects only for his own good; Nature only for that of the being she tends.' And towards the end of the book: 'As natural selection works solely by and for the good...
Limited preview - About this book

The Study of Signed Languages: Essays in Honor of William C. Stokoe

William C. Stokoe, David F. Armstrong, Michael A. Karchmer, John V. Van Cleve - 2002 - 277 lehte
...of Darwinian theory, after all Darwin ([1859] 1991) himself stated that natural selection "can act on every internal organ, on every shade of constitutional difference, on the machinery of life" ([1859] 1991, 61). This would intuitively seem to be a strong base on which Chomsky...
Limited preview - About this book

Ethics and Selfhood: Alterity and the Phenomenology of Obligation

James R. Mensch - 2003 - 215 lehte
...fittest, cares nothing for appearances, except in so far as they are useful to any being. She can act on every internal organ, on every shade of constitutional...Nature only for that of the being which she tends" (Darwin 1967b, 65). The reference of "the being which she tends" and its benefit seems at first to...
Limited preview - About this book

Cosmology, Atomic Theory, Evolution: Classic Readings in the Literature of ...

Sir William Cecil Dampier Dampier, Margaret Dampier - 2003 - 275 lehte
...nature cares nothing for appearances, except in so far as they may be useful to any being. She can act on every internal organ, on every shade of constitutional...Nature only for that of the being which she tends It may be said that natural selection is daily and hourly scrutinising, throughout the world, every...
Limited preview - About this book

Humanismus: Humanismus

Gunter Figal - 2003 - 360 lehte
...so Darwin, sei die Natur eben eine unvergleichlich bessere Züchterin als der Mensch: »She can act on every internal organ, on every shade of constitutional...for his own good: Nature only for that of the being she tends.«21 Die Zuchtwahl der Natur realisiert damit eine ihr eigene, dem Menschen nur retrospektiv,...
Limited preview - About this book

The Cambridge Companion to Darwin

Jonathan Hodge, Michael Jonathan Sessions Hodge, Gregory Radick - 2003 - 486 lehte
...what may not nature effect? Man can act only on external and visible characters .... [Nature] can act on every internal organ, on every shade of constitutional difference, on the whole machinery of life How fleeting are the wishes and efforts of man! how short his time! and consequently how poor will...
Limited preview - About this book

Cosmology, Atomic Theory, Evolution: Classic Readings in the Literature of ...

Sir William Cecil Dampier Dampier, Margaret Dampier - 2003 - 275 lehte
...nature cares nothing for appearances, except in so far as they may be useful to any being. She can act on every internal organ, on every shade of constitutional difference, on the whole machinery of lire. Man selects only for his own good: Nature only for that of the being which she tends — It may...
Limited preview - About this book

The Nick of Time: Politics, Evolution, and the Untimely

Elizabeth Grosz - 2004 - 314 lehte
...fittest, cares nothing for appearances, except in so far as they are useful to any being. She can act on every internal organ, on every shade of constitutional...which she tends. Every selected character is fully exercised by her, as is implied by the fact of their selection" (os 111-112). When selective pressures...
Limited preview - About this book

The Library Of Original Sources: 1833-1865

Oliver J. Thatcher - 2004 - 452 lehte
...fittest, cares nothing for appearances, except in so far as they are useful to any being. She can act on every internal organ, on every shade of constitutional...which she tends. Every selected character is fully exercised by her, as is implied by the fact of their selection. Man keeps the natives of many climates...
Limited preview - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF