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Title:
The human value of biology
Author:
Hjort, Johan, 1869-1948.
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Publication Information:
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1938.
Physical Description:
xii, 241 pages : illustrations, 2 plates, diagrams ; 20 cm
General Note:
"The present lectures were delivered in Norwegian at the Biological Laboratory of the University of Oslo in the early part of 1936 ad revised at the Museum of Comparative Zoölogy at Harvard."--Pref.
Language:
English
Contents:
Philosophy and research.--The renaissance.--The biological philosophy of the renaissance.--Analogies of experience.--The study of life.--The meaning of species.--Mental and physiological experience.--Biology and the science of population.--Biology and social service.--Sociology in the light of biology.
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Format :
Book