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Daniel Dennett: Darwinian Natural Selection

Daniel Dennett is the director of the Center for Cognitive Studies at Tufts University. Dennett takes the controversial view that the concept of natural selection can be extended beyond biology. In this interview filmed for Evolution: "Darwin's Dangerous Idea," Dennett discusses Darwinian natural selection and why it makes some people uncomfortable with regard to their religious beliefs.

Credits: 2001 WGBH Educational Foundation and Clear Blue Sky Productions, Inc. All rights reserved.

Daniel Dennett: Darwinian Natural Selection

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