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Evolution in perspective

Evolution in perspective

commentaries in honor of Pierre Lecomte du Noüy

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Published by University of Notre Dame Press in Notre Dame, Ind .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lecomte du Noüy, Pierre, -- 1883-1947,
  • Evolution

  • Edition Notes

    Includes papers and comments read during a conference held at Notre Dame University on Oct. 23, 24, and 25, 1967.

    StatementGeorge N. Shuster and Ralph E. Thorson, editors.
    ContributionsLecomte du Noüy, Pierre, 1883-1947., Shuster, George Nauman, 1894-, Thorson, Ralph E., 1923-, University of Notre Dame (Indiana).
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 282 p. :
    Number of Pages282
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23743860M

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Public’s Views on Human Evolution. A ccording to a new Pew Research Center analysis, six-in-ten Americans (60%) say that “humans and other living things have evolved over time,” while a third (33%) reject the idea of evolution, saying that “humans and other living things have existed in their present form since the beginning.