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dc.contributor.authorHodgson, G.M.
dc.identifier.citationHodgson , G M 2005 , ' Generalizing Darwinism to social evolution : Some early attempts ' , Journal of Economic Issues , vol. 39 , no. 4 , pp. 899-914 .
dc.identifier.otherPURE: 562035
dc.identifier.otherPURE UUID: 58c41aa0-9d66-4b09-af50-138e42749ada
dc.identifier.otherScopus: 29844446481
dc.descriptionCopyright 2006 Elsevier B.V., All rights reserved.
dc.description.abstractThe article focuses on the early attempts of generalizing Darwinism to social evolution. In early literature, definitions of the core concepts of a generalized Darwinism are absent. Earlier writings failed to identify the difference between cohesive entity that is being selected and the entities that replicate variedly as a result of selection. Human sociality particularly relies on language and culture. The basis of emergent social properties , with intersubjective interpretations of intention and meaning. The basis of emergent social properties are these complex casual interactionsen
dc.relation.ispartofJournal of Economic Issues
dc.titleGeneralizing Darwinism to social evolution : Some early attemptsen
dc.contributor.institutionGroup for Research in Organisational Evolution
dc.contributor.institutionHertfordshire Business School
dc.contributor.institutionSocial Sciences, Arts & Humanities Research Institute
dc.contributor.institutionCentre for Research on Management, Economy and Society
dc.contributor.institutionDepartment of Accounting, Finance and Economics
dc.description.statusPeer reviewed
dc.relation.schoolHertfordshire Business School
rioxxterms.typeJournal Article/Review

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