The Theory of Cultural and Social Selection / Edition 1

The Theory of Cultural and Social Selection / Edition 1

by W. G. Runciman
     
 

A succinct and highly imaginative contribution to one of the great intellectual debates of our times.See more details below

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A succinct and highly imaginative contribution to one of the great intellectual debates of our times.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521136143
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
12/31/2009
Pages:
266
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; Prologue. The Darwinian legacy; 1. The neo-Darwinian paradigm; 2. Natural selection and evoked behaviour; 3. Cultural selection and acquired behaviour; 4. Social selection and imposed behaviour; 5. Selectionist theory as narrative history; Epilogue. Sociology in a post-Darwinian world.

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