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  1. Richard Dawkins, Replicators and Vehicles.
    he theory o f natural selection provides a mechanistic, causal account of how living things came to look as if they had been designed for a purpose. So overwhelming is the appearance of purposeful design that, even in this Darwinian era when we know "better," we still find it difficult, indeed boringly pedantic, to refrain from teleological language when discussing adaptation. Birds' wings are obviously "for" flying, spider webs are for catching insects, chlorophyll molecules are for photosynthesis, DNA molecules are (...)
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  2. Richard Dawkins, The Unofficial Stephen Jay Gould Archive.
    n the pioneering days of radio, my grandfather's job was to lecture to young engineers who were joining Marconi's company. To illustrate that any complex wave form can be broken down into summed simple waves of different frequencies (important in both radio and acoustics), he took wheels of different diameters and attached them with pistons to a clothesline. When the wheels went round, the clothesline was jerked up and down, causing waves of movement to snake along it. The wriggling clothesline (...)
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  3. Richard Dawkins, An Early Flowering of Genetics.
    By the time Darwin finally got around to throwing that light with the publication of The Descent of Man in 1871, others had been there Links before him and the greater part of his book is not about humans but about Darwin's "other" theory, sexual selection. It might have..
     
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  4. Richard Dawkins, Article in the Daily Telegraph March 18, 2002.
    There are not two debating positions, but three. Actually more than three, and some of them could be represented as a shaded continuum, but for simplicity I'll stick to three.
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  5. Richard Dawkins, Bibliography.
    Public Library and other online catalogues. Some entries are linked to related pages. Note that this list is not a complete record, for..
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  6. Richard Dawkins, Close Encounters with the Truth.
    Speaks for Earth?’ is a rhetorical question that expects no particular answer, but I presume to give it one. My candidate for planetary..
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  7. Richard Dawkins, Dolly and the Cloth-Heads.
    What has intrigued me is the process by which invited contributors to the broadcast debates on such delicate matters are chosen. Some of..
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  8. Richard Dawkins, How Do You Wear Your Genes?
    and heavily influenced by culture, (as opposed to, say, " gene for haemophilia", or "gene for colour blindness", whose effects are entirely Features physical).
     
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  9. Richard Dawkins, Is Science a Religion?
    This article is adapted from his speech in acceptance of the 1996 Humanist of the Year Award from the American Humanist Association.
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  10. Richard Dawkins, In Short: Nonfiction.
    ''Do you realize,'' said Don, ''that nearly half the people in the United States don't believe in evolution?'' This sentence epitomizes both Features the provocation for and the odd provenance of the book under review. To take the latter first, ''Blueprints'' purports to be the joint work..
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  11. Richard Dawkins, Lament for Douglas.
    This is not an obituary, there’ll be time enough for them. It is not a tribute, not a considered assessment of a brilliant life, not a eulogy. It..
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  12. Richard Dawkins, No Faith in the Absurd.
    There is something exceedingly odd about the idea of sectarian religious schools. If we hadn't got used to it over the centuries, we'd find..
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  13. Richard Dawkins, Quotes & Excerpts.
    responsible for any mistakes. Also note that this work is not complete. It will be some time before I find and extract all the desired book quotes. Enjoy!
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  14. Richard Dawkins, Review of Richard Milton : The Facts of Life: Shattering the Myth of Darwinism. Published in New Statesman ,. [REVIEW]
    Every day I get letters, in capitals and obsessively underlined if not actually in green ink, from flat-earthers, young-earthers, Dawkins perpetual-motion merchants, astrologers and other harmless fruitcakes. The only difference here is that Richard Milton..
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  15. Richard Dawkins, Response to Letter to Estelle Morris.
    schools (Comment, last week). He is absolutely right to flag up the inappropriateness and even danger of encouraging faith schools.
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  16. Richard Dawkins, Science and Ensibility.
    hydrogen bomb. As George Steiner noted in the previous lecture, more scientists are working today than in all other centuries combined. Though also – to put that figure into alarming perspective – more people are alive today than have died since the dawn of Homo sapiens.
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  17. Richard Dawkins, Snake Oil and Holy Water.
    There are modern scientists whose words sound religious but whose beliefs, on close examination, turn out to be identical to those of other scientists who call themselves atheists. Ursula Goodenough's lyrical book, The Sacred Depths of Nature, is sold as a religious book, is endorsed by theologians on the back cover, and its chapters are liberally laced with prayers and devotional meditations.
     
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  18. Richard Dawkins, The Evolutionary Future of Man.
    some tangible hope for our troubled species. Unfortunately this way of thinking is based on two misunderstandings. First, it is by no..
     
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  19. Richard Dawkins, The Information Challenge.
    genetic mutation or an evolutionary process which can be seen to increase the information in the genome." It is the kind of question only..
     
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  20. Richard Dawkins, The Improbability of God.
    Imams and ayatollahs oppress women in his name. Celibate popes and priests mess up people's sex lives in his name. Jewish shohets cut live animals' throats in his name. The achievements of religion in past history - bloody crusades, torturing inquisitions, mass-murdering..
     
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  21. Richard Dawkins, The Real Romance in the Stars.
    Astrology is neither harmless nor fun, and we should see it as an enemy of truth, says Richard Dawkins, author of 'The Selfish Gene'.
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  22. Richard Dawkins, Why Don't Animals Have Wheels?
    Whenever humans have a good idea, zoologists have grown accustomed to finding it anticipated in the animal kingdom.. Why not the wheel? Bats and dolphins perfected sophisticated echo-ranging systems millions of years before human engineers gave us sonar and..
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  23. Richard Dawkins, Where Do the Real Dangers of Genetic Engineering Lie?
    To listen to some people, you'd think genetically modified foods were radioactive. But genetic engineering is not, of itself, either bad or..
     
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  24. Jasmine Dawkins (forthcoming). Les Manuscrits de Pierre de Brach. Bibliothèque d'Humanisme Et Renaissance.
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  25. Richard Dawkins (forthcoming). A Scientist's View. The Guardian.
    Latin language, for all its rich literature and its romance language grandchildren, is a Victorian fabrication.
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  26. Richard Dawkins (forthcoming). Children Must Choose Their Own Beliefs. The Observer.
    hereditary principle for membership of Parliament, you seem hell-bent on promoting the hereditary principle for the transmission of beliefs and opinions. For that is precisely what religions are: hereditary beliefs and opinions. To quote the headline of a fine article in the.
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  27. Cedric E. Dawkins (2013). The Principle of Good Faith: Toward Substantive Stakeholder Engagement. Journal of Business Ethics:1-13.
    Although stakeholder theory is concerned with stakeholder engagement, substantive operational barometers of engagement are lacking in the literature. This theoretical paper attempts to strengthen the accountability aspect of normative stakeholder theory with a more robust notion of stakeholder engagement derived from the concept of good faith. Specifically, it draws from the labor relations field to argue that altered power dynamics are essential underpinnings of a viable stakeholder engagement mechanism. After describing the tenets of substantive engagement, the paper draws from the (...)
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  28. Cedric E. Dawkins (2012). Labored Relations. Business Ethics Quarterly 22 (3):473-500.
    Globalization has brought increased attention to the notion that labor rights such as freedom of association—the right of workers to organize a union—are fundamental human rights. However, the vigorous opposition to freedom of associa­tion by US firms is largely ignored in the business ethics literature and exacerbated by compensatory corporate citizenship rating mechanisms that tend to mask labor rights deficiencies. I argue that because freedom of association is a hypernorm, instrumental to fully realizing basic human rights, labor rights and human (...)
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  29. Cedric E. Dawkins & John W. Fraas (2011). Erratum To: Beyond Acclamations and Excuses: Environmental Performance, Voluntary Environmental Disclosure and the Role of Visibility. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 99 (3):383 - 397.
    Some researchers have argued that firms with favorable environmental performance are more likely to provide voluntary environmental disclosure, while others have argued that firms with poor environmental performance are most likely to disclose. The authors propose a curvilinear relation between environmental performance and environmental disclosure that is moderated by visibility. Data were obtained from S&P 500 firms queried by Ceres' Climate Disclosure Project. Results show a U-shaped environmental performance—environmental disclosure relation and a main effect for visibility but no moderating effect (...)
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  30. Cedric Dawkins & John W. Fraas (2011). Coming Clean: The Impact of Environmental Performance and Visibility on Corporate Climate Change Disclosure. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 100 (2):303 - 322.
    Previous research provides mixed results on the relationship between corporate environmental performance and the level of voluntary environmental disclosure. We revisit this relation by testing competing predictions from defensive and accommodative approaches to voluntary disclosure with regard to climate change. In particular, we add to the prior literature by determining the extent to which environmental performance and company media visibility interact to prompt voluntary climate change disclosure. Using ordinal regression and Ceres, KLD, and Trucost ratings of S& P 500 companies, (...)
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  31. Nicole Dawkins (2011). Do-It-Yourself: The Precarious Work and Postfeminist Politics of Handmaking (in) Detroit. Utopian Studies 22 (2):261-284.
  32. Richard Dawkins (2011). The Magic of Reality: How We Know What's Really True. Free Press.
    Magic takes many forms. Supernatural magic is what our ancestors used in order to explain the world before they developed the scientific method. The ancient Egyptians explained the night by suggesting the goddess Nut swallowed the sun. The Vikings believed a rainbow was the gods’ bridge to earth. The Japanese used to explain earthquakes by conjuring a gigantic catfish that carried the world on its back—earthquakes occurred each time it flipped its tail. These are magical, extraordinary tales. But there is (...)
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  33. Cedric Dawkins (2010). Beyond Wages and Working Conditions: A Conceptualization of Labor Union Social Responsibility. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 95 (1):129 - 143.
    This article integrates theory and concepts from the business and society, business ethics, and labor relations literatures to offer a conceptualization of labor union social responsibility that includes activities geared toward three primary objectives: economic equity, workplace democracy, and social justice. Economic, workplace, and social labor union stakeholders are identified, likely issues are highlighted, and the implications of labor union social responsibility for labor union strategy are discussed. It is noted that, given the breadth of labor unions in a global (...)
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  34. Cedric E. Dawkins & John W. Fraas (2010). Beyond Acclamations and Excuses: Environmental Performance, Voluntary Environmental Disclosure, and the Role of Visibility. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 92 (4):655.
    Some researchers have argued that firms with favorable environmental performance are more likely to provide voluntary environmental disclosure, while others have argued that firms with poor environmental performance are most likely to disclose. The authors propose a curvilinear relation between environmental performance and environmental disclosure that is moderated by visibility. Data were obtained from S&P 500 firms queried by the Ceres’ Climate Disclosure Project. Results show a U-shaped environmental performance–environmental disclosure relation and a main effect for visibility, but no moderating (...)
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  35. Richard Dawkins, Simon Singh & Randall E. Stross (2009). 00-Věda. Všeobecnosti. Základy vědy a kultury. Vědecká práce. Filosofia 367:20.
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  36. Daniel L. Dickerson, Karen R. Dawkins & John E. Penick (2008). Clergy's Views of the Relationship Between Science and Religious Faith and the Implications for Science Education. Science and Education 17 (4):359-386.
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  37. Marian Stamp Dawkins (2007). Feelings Do Not a Science Make. BioScience 57 (1):83-84.
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  38. Richard Dawkins (2007). Small Change. In Mohan Matthen & Christopher Stephens (eds.), Philosophy of Biology. Elsevier. 144--109.
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  39. Richard Swinburne, Richard Dawkins & Jeffrey Rosen (2007). Eddy Nahmias, D. Justin Coates, and Trevor Kvaran. In Peter A. French & Howard K. Wettstein (eds.), Philosophy and the Empirical. Blackwell Pub. Inc.. 31--5.
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  40. Richard Dawkins (2006). Intelligent Aliens. In John Brockman (ed.), Intelligent Thought: Science Versus the Intelligent Design Movement. Vintage. 92--106.
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  41. Cedric E. Dawkins (2005). First to Market: Issue Management Pacesetters and the Pharmaceutical Industry Response to AIDS in Africa. Business and Society 44 (3):244-282.
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  42. Roger Dawkins (2005). It Took Spinoza and Structuralism to Teach Deleuze That Meaning is Not Necessarily Attributed to the Cinematic Sign. Semiotica 2005 (157):325-344.
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  43. Richard Dawkins (2004). An Ecology of Replicators. Ludus Vitalis 12 (21):43-52.
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  44. Richard Dawkins (2004). Extended Phenotype – but Not Too Extended. A Reply to Laland, Turner and Jablonka. Biology and Philosophy 19 (3):377-396.
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  45. Richard Dawkins (2004). The Ancestor's Tale: A Pilgrimage to the Dawn of Evolution. Houghton Mifflin.
    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. As the pilgrimage progresses, we join with other organisms at the forty "rendezvous points" where we find a common ancestor. The band of pilgrims swells (...)
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  46. Richard Dawkins (2004). What Use is Religion. Free Inquiry 24 (5).
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  47. Jenny Dawkins & Stewart Lewis (2003). CSR in Stakeholder Expectations: And Their Implication for Company Strategy. [REVIEW] Journal of Business Ethics 44 (2-3):185 - 193.
    Recent years have seen dramatic changes in the attitudes and expectations brought to bear on companies. Over ten years of research at MORI has shown the increasing prominence of corporate responsibility for a wide range of stakeholders, from consumers and employees to legislators and investors.
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  48. Richard Dawkins (2003). Richard Swinburne's Is There a God? Think 2 (4):51.
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  49. Roger Dawkins (2003). The Problem of a Material Element in the Cinematic Sign Deleuze, Metz and Peirce. Angelaki 8 (3):155 – 166.
  50. Cedric E. Dawkins (2002). Corporate Welfare, Corporate Citizenship, and the Question of Accountability. Business and Society 41 (3):269-291.
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