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Product Description: The Selfish Gene is a classic exposition of evolutionary thought. In it Professor Dawkins articulates a gene's eye view of evolution - a view giving centre stage to these persistent units of information, and in which organisms can be seen as vehicles for the replication of genes...read more

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9780198788782 | 4th edition (Oxford Univ Pr, November 1, 2016), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: The Selfish Gene is a classic exposition of evolutionary thought.

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Product Description: The renowned biologist and thinker Richard Dawkins presents his most expansive work yet: a comprehensive look at evolution, ranging from the latest developments in the field to his own provocative views. Loosely based on the form of Chaucer's Canterbury Tales, Dawkins's Tale takes us modern humans back through four billion years of life on our planet...read more

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9780618005833 | Houghton Mifflin, October 27, 2004, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: A renowned biologist provides a sweeping chronicle of more than four billion years of life on Earth, shedding new light on evolutionary theory and history, sexual selection, speciation, extinction, genetics, and geographical dispersal.

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9780544859937 | Mariner Books, September 6, 2016, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: The renowned biologist and thinker Richard Dawkins presents his most expansive work yet: a comprehensive look at evolution, ranging from the latest developments in the field to his own provocative views.
9780618619160 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, September 2, 2005), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: A renowned biologist provides a sweeping chronicle of more than four billion years of life on Earth, shedding new light on evolutionary theory and history, sexual selection, speciation, extinction, and genetics.

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Product Description: The million copy international bestseller, critically acclaimed and translated into over 25 languages. As influential today as when it was first published, The Selfish Gene has become a classic exposition of evolutionary thought. Professor Dawkins articulates a gene's eye view of evolution - a view giving centre stage to these persistent units of information, and in which organisms can be seen as vehicles for their replication...read more

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9780198788607 | 4th edition (Oxford Univ Pr, August 1, 2016), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: The million copy international bestseller, critically acclaimed and translated into over 25 languages.

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Product Description: A preeminent scientist -- and the world's most prominent atheist -- asserts the irrationality of belief in God and the grievous harm religion has inflicted on society, from the Crusades to 9/11.With rigor and wit, Dawkins examines God in all his forms, from the sex-obsessed tyrant of the Old Testament to the more benign (but still illogical) Celestial Watchmaker favored by some Enlightenment thinkers...read more

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9780618680009 | Houghton Mifflin, October 18, 2006, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Argues that belief in God is irrational, and describes examples of religion's negative influences on society throughout the centuries, such as war, bigotry, child abuse, and violence.

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9781784161927, titled "God Delusion" | Gardners Books, May 19, 2016, cover price $13.90 | also contains The God Delusion | About this edition: A preeminent scientist -- and the world's most prominent atheist -- asserts the irrationality of belief in God and the grievous harm religion has inflicted on society, from the Crusades to 9/11.
9780618918249 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, January 16, 2008), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: In an impassioned rebuttal to religion, a noted scientist and author of The Blind Watchmaker speaks out on the irrationality of belief in God; criticizes the dire impact of religion on society, from the Crusades to September 11; and argues that religion fuels war, bigotry, child abuse, violence, and other ills.
9780593058251 | Transworld Pub, October 2, 2006, cover price $21.40 | also contains The God Delusion | About this edition: In his sensational international bestseller, the preeminent scientist and outspoken atheist Richard Dawkins delivers a hard-hitting, impassioned, but humorous rebuttal of religious belief.

Miscellaneous:

9780547348667, titled "God Delusion" | Houghton Mifflin, January 16, 2008, cover price $15.95 | also contains The God Delusion

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9781400153787 | Mp3 edition (Tantor Media Inc, February 1, 2007), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: Argues that belief in God is irrational, and describes examples of religion's negative influences on society throughout the centuries, such as war, bigotry, child abuse, and violence.
9781400103782 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, February 1, 2007), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: Argues that belief in God is irrational, and describes examples of religion's negative influences on society throughout the centuries, such as war, bigotry, child abuse, and violence.

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Product Description: Richard Dawkins Recommends this science-fiction classic, in which an immense cloud of gas enters the solar system, blocks the sun, and threatens to wipe out most of life on Earth. In Britain, a team of scientists gathers at a secret location to deal with the crisis...read more
By Richard Dawkins (narrator)

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9781511398466 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, May 3, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: Richard Dawkins Recommends this science-fiction classic, in which an immense cloud of gas enters the solar system, blocks the sun, and threatens to wipe out most of life on Earth.

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Product Description: What words come to mind when we think of God? Merciful? Just? Compassionate? In fact, the Bible lays out God’s primary qualities clearly: jealous, petty, unforgiving, bloodthirsty, vindictive—and worse! Originally conceived as a joint presentation between influential thinker and bestselling author Richard Dawkins and former evangelical preacher Dan Barker, this unique book provides an investigation into what may be the most unpleasant character in all fiction...read more
By Dan Barker and Richard Dawkins (foreword by)

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9781454918325 | Sterling Pub Co Inc, February 2, 2016, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: What words come to mind when we think of God?

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Product Description: Richard Dawkins’s classic remains the definitive argument for our modern understanding of evolution.The Blind Watchmaker is the seminal text for understanding evolution today. In the eighteenth century, theologian William Paley developed a famous metaphor for creationism: that of the skilled watchmaker...read more

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9780393351491 | Reissue edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, September 28, 2015), cover price $18.95 | also contains Blind Watchmaker: Why The Evidence Of Evolution Reveals A Universe Without Design | About this edition: Richard Dawkins’s classic remains the definitive argument for our modern understanding of evolution.
9780393315707 | Subsequent edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, August 29, 1996), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Clarifies the seemingly implausible aspects of Darwin's theory, drawing on the famous watch comparison argued by William Paley, the eighteenth-century theologian
9780393304480 | W W Norton & Co Inc, January 1, 1988, cover price $10.95 | also contains Mille Fois A Compostelle: Pelerins Du Moyen Age | About this edition: Clarifies the seemingly implausible aspects of Darwin's theory, drawing on the famous watch comparison argued by William Paley, the eighteenth-century theologian

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9781455848133 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, January 3, 2012), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Despite the theory’s age, The Blind Watchmaker is as prescient and timely as ever.

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Product Description: In this hugely entertaining sequel to the New York Times bestselling memoir An Appetite for Wonder, Richard Dawkins delves deeply into his intellectual life spent kick-starting new conversations about science, culture, and religion and writing yet another of the most audacious and widely read books of the twentieth century—The God Delusion...read more

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9780062442321 | Int edition (Ecco Pr, September 29, 2015), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: In this hugely entertaining sequel to the New York Times bestselling memoir An Appetite for Wonder, Richard Dawkins delves deeply into his intellectual life spent kick-starting new conversations about science, culture, and religion and writing yet another of the most audacious and widely read books of the twentieth century—The God Delusion.

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Product Description: In this deeply revealing and engaging autobiography, Herb Silverman tells his iconoclastic life story. He takes the reader from his childhood as an Orthodox Jew in Philadelphia, where he stopped fasting on Yom Kippur to test God’s existence, to his adult life in the heart of the Bible Belt, where he became a legendary figure within America’s secular activist community and remains one of its most beloved leaders...read more
By Richard Dawkins (foreword by)

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9780984493296 | Reprint edition (Pitchstone Llc, May 1, 2015), cover price $15.95 | also contains Candidate without a Prayer: An Autobiography of a Jewish Atheist in the Bible Belt | About this edition: In this deeply revealing and engaging autobiography, Herb Silverman tells his iconoclastic life story.

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Product Description: What is it like to be a preacher or rabbi who no longer believes in God? In this expanded and updated edition of their groundbreaking study, Daniel C. Dennett and Linda LaScola comprehensively and sensitively expose an inconvenient truth that religious institutions face in the new transparency of the information age—the phenomenon of clergy who no longer believe what they publicly preach...read more
By Richard Dawkins (foreword by)

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9781634310208 | Exp upd edition (Pitchstone Llc, May 1, 2015), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: What is it like to be a preacher or rabbi who no longer believes in God?

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Product Description: >>Ein auch heute noch bedeutsamer KlassikerSind wir Marionetten unserer Gene? Nach Richard Dawkins´ vor über 30 Jahren entworfener und heute noch immer provozierender These steuern und dirigieren unsere von Generation zu Generation weitergegebenen Gene uns, um sich selbst zu erhalten...read more

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9783642553905 | 2 edition (Spektrum Akademischer Verlag Gmbh, July 10, 2014), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: >>Ein auch heute noch bedeutsamer KlassikerSind wir Marionetten unserer Gene?

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Product Description: Gott ist von Menschen gemacht J. Anderson Thomson und Clare Aukofer gehen in diesem kompakten und prägnanten Werk der Frage nach, wie und warum der Geist des Menschen religiöse Überzeugungen hervorbringt. Thomson, der sich in forensischer Psychiatrie und Evolutionspsychologie einen Namen gemacht hat, untersucht die Bestandteile und Ursachen des religiösen Glaubens genauso systematisch, wie ein Wissenschaftler die Bewegungen der Himmelskörper oder die Evolution des Lebens analysiert: Für ihn sind sie ein ganz und gar natürliches Phänomen...read more
By Clare Aukofer (contributor), Richard Dawkins (foreword by), J. Anderson Thomson and Sebastian Vogel (trans)

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9783642377716 | Spektrum Akademischer Verlag Gmbh, October 24, 2013, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Gott ist von Menschen gemacht J.

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Product Description: Dr Jacob Bronowksi's The Ascent of Man traces the development of human society through our understanding of science.First published in 1973 to accompany the groundbreaking BBC television series, it is considered one of the first works of 'popular science', illuminating the historical and social context of scientific development for a generation of readers...read more
By Richard Dawkins (foreword by)

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9781849901154 | Bbc Pubns, April 1, 2013, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Dr Jacob Bronowksi's The Ascent of Man traces the development of human society through our understanding of science.

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Product Description: Bestselling author and acclaimed physicist Lawrence Krauss offers a paradigm-shifting view of how everything that exists came to be in the first place.“Where did the universe come from? What was there before it? What will the future bring? And finally, why is there something rather than nothing?”One of the few prominent scientists today to have crossed the chasm between science and popular culture, Krauss describes the staggeringly beautiful experimental observations and mind-bending new theories that demonstrate not only can something arise from nothing, something will always arise from nothing...read more
By Richard Dawkins (other contributor)

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9781451624465 | Atria Books, January 1, 2013, cover price $16.00 | also contains A Universe from Nothing: Why There is Something Rather Than Nothing | About this edition: Bestselling author and acclaimed physicist Lawrence Krauss offers a paradigm-shifting view of how everything that exists came to be in the first place.

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9781455155637 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, January 10, 2012), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: [This is the MP3CD audiobook format in vinyl case.

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Product Description: Darwin's masterpieces read by his greatest living proponent, the author of The God Delusion This box set includes CSA Word's two previous releases of Darwin's major works, along with a bonus CD containing an original essay by Richard Dawkins, "Darwin's Five Bridges: The Way to Natural Selection...read more

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9781906147730 | Abridged edition (Trafalgar Square Books, April 1, 2012), cover price $42.95 | About this edition: Darwin's masterpieces read by his greatest living proponent, the author of The God Delusion This box set includes CSA Word's two previous releases of Darwin's major works, along with a bonus CD containing an original essay by Richard Dawkins, "Darwin's Five Bridges: The Way to Natural Selection.

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Product Description: Darwin is one of the most controversial scientists of all time his 1859 book on the origin of species, written after a 5-year evidence-gathering voyage on hms beagle, with a famous stopover in the galapagos, persuaded scientists that they had to take seriously the claim that all living things have evolved by natural causes from previously existing types moreover, he proposed the mechanism of natural selection, in which populations change according to trial and error the theory renders the genesis story of creation, and indeed the whole idea of a wise and benevolent designer, questionable there seems to be little room here for the immortal soul or transcendent moral values whilst materialists and atheists welcome this liberation from the shackles of ancient superstition, some religious believers accuse darwin of teaching us to behave like animals and thereby undermining the moral foundations of society we are still living with - and arguing about - the consequences of darwins commitment to the truths uncovered by investigative science this book ranges widely over his background, his travels, his discoveries, his lectures and teachings, and his personal lif...read more

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9781907486616 | Gardners Books, November 1, 2010, cover price $11.85 | About this edition: Darwin is one of the most controversial scientists of all time his 1859 book on the origin of species, written after a 5-year evidence-gathering voyage on hms beagle, with a famous stopover in the galapagos, persuaded scientists that they had to take seriously the claim that all living things have evolved by natural causes from previously existing types moreover, he proposed the mechanism of natural selection, in which populations change according to trial and error the theory renders the genesis story of creation, and indeed the whole idea of a wise and benevolent designer, questionable there seems to be little room here for the immortal soul or transcendent moral values whilst materialists and atheists welcome this liberation from the shackles of ancient superstition, some religious believers accuse darwin of teaching us to behave like animals and thereby undermining the moral foundations of society we are still living with - and arguing about - the consequences of darwins commitment to the truths uncovered by investigative science this book ranges widely over his background, his travels, his discoveries, his lectures and teachings, and his personal life

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Product Description: Richard Dawkins transformed our view of God in his blockbuster, The God Delusion, which sold more than 2 million copies in English alone. He revolutionized the way we see natural selection in the seminal bestseller The Selfish Gene...read more

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9781416594789 | Free Pr, September 22, 2009, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Richard Dawkins transformed our view of God in his blockbuster, The God Delusion, which sold more than 2 million copies in English alone.

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9781416594796 | Reprint edition (Free Pr, August 24, 2010), cover price $17.99 | About this edition: Richard Dawkins transformed our view of God in his blockbuster, The God Delusion, which sold more than 2 million copies in English alone.

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9781846571756 | Abridged edition (Gardners Books, September 10, 2009), cover price $33.10 | also contains The Greatest Show on Earth: The Evidence for Evolution | About this edition: Richard Dawkins transformed our view of God in his blockbuster, The God Delusion, which sold more than 2 million copies in English alone.

Product Description: In his introduction to The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2003, Richard Dawkins asks, "What is it about science that really gets your blood running?" The authors of the twenty-nine pieces chosen for this volume all offer "eclectic, provocative" answers (Entertainment Weekly)...read more
By Tim Folger (editor)

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9780618178919 | Houghton Mifflin, October 10, 2003, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Collects nature- and science-based essays by such authors as Anne Fadiman, Brian Hayes, Cullen Murphy, and Gary Taubes.

Paperback:

9780618178926 | Mariner Books, October 10, 2003, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Collects nature- and science-based essays by such authors as Anne Fadiman, Brian Hayes, Cullen Murphy, and Gary Taubes.

Prebinding:

9781439566107 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, October 20, 2008), cover price $22.00 | About this edition: In his introduction to The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2003, Richard Dawkins asks, "What is it about science that really gets your blood running?
9780613916011, titled "Best American Science And Nature Writing 2003" | Turtleback Books, October 1, 2003, cover price $24.60 | About this edition: Collects nature- and science-based essays by such authors as Anne Fadiman, Brian Hayes, Cullen Murphy, and Gary Taubes.

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Product Description: Todo aquél que desde sus diferentes disciplinas y prácticas se pregunta acerca de cómo se construye la experiencia humana, contribuye con sus respuestas posibles a su construcción. Implicado en este preguntarse hay un nivel de reflexión que comparten todos los contribuyentes a este volumen y que está, por cierto, implícito tanto en el constructivismo como en el construccionismo social, y también en las posturas teóricas conexas que aquí se presentan...read more

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9788497840538 | Gedisa Editorial S A, March 30, 2008, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: Todo aquél que desde sus diferentes disciplinas y prácticas se pregunta acerca de cómo se construye la experiencia humana, contribuye con sus respuestas posibles a su construcción.

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9780393036961 | W W Norton & Co Inc, October 15, 2009, cover price $20.01

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A collection of essays by some of the world's leading scientists describes ideas and advances that could have devastating repercussions in terms of both their use and philosophical implications, ranging from using medication to change personality to examining a universe in which we are completely alone. Original. 40,000 first printing.
By John Brockman (editor), Richard Dawkins (other contributor) and Steven Pinker (introduced by)

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9780061214950 | Perennial, March 1, 2007, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: A collection of essays by some of the world's leading scientists describes ideas and advances that could have devastating repercussions in terms of both their use and philosophical implications, ranging from using medication to change personality to examining a universe in which we are completely alone.

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Details the natural and human history of the islands and describes Darwin's theory of evolution.
By Richard Dawkins (foreword by) and Paul D. Stewart

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9780300122305 | Yale Univ Pr, February 28, 2007, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Details the natural and human history of the islands and describes Darwin's theory of evolution.

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Argues that belief in God is irrational, and describes examples of religion's negative influences on society throughout the centuries, such as war, bigotry, child abuse, and violence.
By Richard Dawkins and Lalla Ward (narrator)

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9781400133789 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, February 1, 2007), cover price $79.99 | About this edition: Argues that belief in God is irrational, and describes examples of religion's negative influences on society throughout the centuries, such as war, bigotry, child abuse, and violence.

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