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Peter J. Richerson: Morality from an Evolutionary Perspectiv‪e‬ This View of Life

    • Social Sciences

David discusses morality from an evolutionary perspective with analytic philosopher Peter J. Richerson.
Peter is best known for his seminal work on cultural evolution with his frequent collaborator Robert Boyd. Their book, Not by Genes Alone: How Culture Transformed Human Evolution, remains a pivotal work in the study of humanity from a full-bodied evolutionary perspective.
This is the second episode of a two-part series on morality out of the TVOL archives. Listen to the first episode with philosopher Simon Blackburn. Dive deeper with our special publication asking scientists and philosophers if there is a universal morality.
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David discusses morality from an evolutionary perspective with analytic philosopher Peter J. Richerson.
Peter is best known for his seminal work on cultural evolution with his frequent collaborator Robert Boyd. Their book, Not by Genes Alone: How Culture Transformed Human Evolution, remains a pivotal work in the study of humanity from a full-bodied evolutionary perspective.
This is the second episode of a two-part series on morality out of the TVOL archives. Listen to the first episode with philosopher Simon Blackburn. Dive deeper with our special publication asking scientists and philosophers if there is a universal morality.
---
Become a member of the TVOL1000 and join the Darwinian revolution
 
Follow This View of Life on Twitter and Facebook
 
Order the This View of Life book

51 min

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