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Published: 11 March 2016

296 Pages | 38

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190212094

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The Edge of Evolution

Animality, Inhumanity, and Doctor Moreau

Ronald Edwards

  • Takes a classic science fiction novel as a launching pad for questions of ethics, human exceptionalism, and animal rights
  • Tackles current controversial issues such as Darwinism, animal rights/welfare, human evolution, and religion and science.
  • Author has experience in a range of settings and specialties: laboratory, museum, working farm, animal behavioral and anatomical topics.
  • Offers a new reading of the often-distorted "The Island of Doctor Moreau"

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