Full House

The Spread of Excellence from Plato to Darwin

by Stephen Jay Gould

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Full House
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The Spread of Excellence from Plato to Darwin
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Stephen Jay Gould

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Arguing against prevailing anthropocentric views of evolution, the distinguished scientist presents a new paradigm that emphasizes variety over complexity as the true measure of excellence. Reprint. 50,000 first printing.