sustainablephilosopher's blog

sustainablephilosopher's picture

New Environmental Stories to Heed Biological Evolution

Tim Richards
Friday, May 15, 2009
Evolit Final Paper

New Environmental Stories to Heed Biological Evolution

Stories can conflict not just with one another, but also with the very biological processes that gave rise to them. Normally, in studying the theory or story of evolution, we focus on how it conflicts with other dominant cultural stories, especially with Christianity and its insistence that God created the world. This conflict is generally controversial enough to occupy the intellectual content of a course discussing the social aspects of the theory of evolution.

sustainablephilosopher's picture

"Evolutionary" and "non-evolutionary" genres: a valid divide?

Tim Richards
Monday, April 27, 2009
Evolit Paper 3

"Evolutionary" and "non-evolutionary" genres: a valid divide?

sustainablephilosopher's picture

On the necessity of believing in the imaginary world: Praising Skyhooks contra Dennett

On the necessity of believing in the imaginary world: Praising Skyhooks contra Dennett
by Tim Richards

sustainablephilosopher's picture

Cool Narrative; Cruel Metaphor?

Cool Narrative; Cruel Metaphor?

by Tim Richards

Syndicate content
randomness