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The Illusionist

Summer/Fall 2017David Bentley Hart on Daniel Dennett’s mindless materialism

On the Origin of Cooperation

Spring 2017Kevin N. Laland on how culture and nature worked together so we can work together

Darwin Made Me Do It

Spring 2017Michael Ruse on how the process of evolution gave us moral instincts but the theory of evolution undermines moral reasoning

The Use and Abuse of ‘Information’ in Biology

March 16, 2017Murillo Pagnotta on why there is more to biological development than genes

Evolution and the Purposes of Life

March 16, 2017Stephen L. Talbott on biology's unasked questions about the goal-directed activities of organisms

The Humble Scientist

Fall 2015Chase W. Nelson on the character and career of his late teacher, Austin L. Hughes

Evolution and Ethics, Revisited

Spring 2014Gertrude Himmelfarb considers T. H. Huxley’s rebuttal of an early form of scientism

Moderately Socially Conservative Darwinians

Winter/Spring 2013Peter Augustine Lawler on the surprisingly traditional values of evolutionary psychologists

The Evolutionary Ethics of E. O. Wilson

Winter/Spring 2013Whitley Kaufman on the moral paradoxes of sociobiology

Portrait of the Artist as a Caveman

Winter/Spring 2013Micah Mattix on just-so storytelling and the “art instinct”

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