Destination Of The Species: The Riddle

Destination Of The Species: The Riddle

by Michael Meacher

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781846946318
Publisher: Hunt, John Publishing
Publication date: 05/11/2010
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 251
File size: 340 KB

About the Author

Michael Meacher has been Labour Member of Parliament for Oldham West in the North of England since 1970. He stood for the leadership of the Labour party in 2007.

Table of Contents

Introduction 1

Chapter 1 The Model's Wrong 5

Part I The Factual Evidence 9

Chapter 2 Origins of the Universe 10

Chapter 3 Fine-Tuning 22

Chapter 4 The Evolution of the Universe 38

Chapter 5 The Origin of Life 51

Chapter 6 The Evolution of Life Forms 69

Chapter 7 The Advent of the Human Species 89

Chapter 8 Are Human Beings Unique? 105

Chapter 9 The Evolution of Spirituality 120

Part II Assessment of the Evidence 143

Chapter 10 The Status of Religious Claims 144

Chapter 11 The Issue of Purpose 164

Chapter 12 The Model's Still Not Right 183

Chapter 13 Who Then Are We? 201

Glossary 231

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