Acta Biotheoretica 27 (1-2):124-129 (1978)

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The biologist's involvement in value issues concerning the methodology of biological sciences, in establishing the biological basis of ethics and in creating a value system based on biological knowledge is examined. It is proposed that the roots of this involvement are in the conflict of the knowledge-ethic with the established system of values and in the need for metaphysical explanation.
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Science and Human Values.Jacob Bronowski - 1959 - Harper & Brothers.
Biology and Man.George Gaylord Simpson - 1969 - New York: Harcourt, Brace & World.

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