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The Resource The caveman mystique : pop-Darwinism and the debates over sex, violence, and science, Martha McCaughey

The caveman mystique : pop-Darwinism and the debates over sex, violence, and science, Martha McCaughey

Label
The caveman mystique : pop-Darwinism and the debates over sex, violence, and science
Title
The caveman mystique
Title remainder
pop-Darwinism and the debates over sex, violence, and science
Statement of responsibility
Martha McCaughey
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McCaughey, Martha
Dewey number
306.7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1075
LC item number
.M4 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sex role
  • Men
  • Masculinity
  • Sex
  • Homosexuality
  • Violence
  • Evolution (Biology)
Label
The caveman mystique : pop-Darwinism and the debates over sex, violence, and science, Martha McCaughey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 141-157) and index
Contents
"Welcome back to the caveman times": an introduction -- Sperm wars, sex wars, and science wars -- Downsized cavemen going apeshit -- Moral disdain for men -- Sperm wars -- Sex wars -- Science wars -- Homo resurrectus: the theory of evolution as a moral answer for men -- Darwin's theory and the crisis in morals -- Darwinism as the second coming -- Darwin's soldiers: a salvation army -- The scientific truth that will set us free -- Moral answers for the moral animal -- Science and certainty -- The caveman as resurrection -- Homo habitus: evolution, popular culture, and the embodied ethos of male sexuality -- The caveman in popular culture -- Caveman therapy -- Caveman desires -- Caveman edutainment -- Moral lessons for cavemen -- The caveman as embodied ethos -- Homo sexual : perverting evolutionary stories of male sexuality -- How to pervert evolutionary theory -- Evolution and evolutionary theory are already perverted -- Heterosexual masculinity as the origin of the origins of heterosexual masculinity -- Homosexuality as heterosexuality ... as homosexuality -- Setting the evolutionary record queer -- Do gay brains make better politics? -- Learning to live with perversion -- Homo textual: a missing link between science and culture -- Popularity and reality -- Evolutionary theory and scientific certainty -- Evolutionary insights for a change -- Beyond the grand narrative of science -- Beyond the science wars -- A great leap forward
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 167 p.
Isbn
9780415934756
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007010352
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocm85892412
  • (OCoLC)85892412
  • 752854
Label
The caveman mystique : pop-Darwinism and the debates over sex, violence, and science, Martha McCaughey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 141-157) and index
Contents
"Welcome back to the caveman times": an introduction -- Sperm wars, sex wars, and science wars -- Downsized cavemen going apeshit -- Moral disdain for men -- Sperm wars -- Sex wars -- Science wars -- Homo resurrectus: the theory of evolution as a moral answer for men -- Darwin's theory and the crisis in morals -- Darwinism as the second coming -- Darwin's soldiers: a salvation army -- The scientific truth that will set us free -- Moral answers for the moral animal -- Science and certainty -- The caveman as resurrection -- Homo habitus: evolution, popular culture, and the embodied ethos of male sexuality -- The caveman in popular culture -- Caveman therapy -- Caveman desires -- Caveman edutainment -- Moral lessons for cavemen -- The caveman as embodied ethos -- Homo sexual : perverting evolutionary stories of male sexuality -- How to pervert evolutionary theory -- Evolution and evolutionary theory are already perverted -- Heterosexual masculinity as the origin of the origins of heterosexual masculinity -- Homosexuality as heterosexuality ... as homosexuality -- Setting the evolutionary record queer -- Do gay brains make better politics? -- Learning to live with perversion -- Homo textual: a missing link between science and culture -- Popularity and reality -- Evolutionary theory and scientific certainty -- Evolutionary insights for a change -- Beyond the grand narrative of science -- Beyond the science wars -- A great leap forward
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
viii, 167 p.
Isbn
9780415934756
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007010352
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocm85892412
  • (OCoLC)85892412
  • 752854

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