From Publishers Weekly
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I wish I had gone to Tufts University and taken one of Prof. Dennett's courses. The meticulousness, good humor and sheer tenacity of his approach to a topic makes all his books a... Read morePublished 2 days ago by Jeff B.
This is a serious read for those seeking to understand the ramifications of Darwin's idea. Dennett is a philosopher, not a biologist, but he understands science. Read morePublished 4 months ago by A. Forsyth
Although a 521 page book, I felt as if I read a 900+ page book. This is probably because I frequently reread through sections for a more concise understanding. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Mike Morgenstein
This is not your standard longwinded book. It does have some good qualities. But as I learned very gradually, the author takes a Christian perspective, and he is not quick in... Read morePublished 5 months ago by N. Coppedge
I had high hopes going into "Darwin's Dangerous Idea"! With evolution and natural selection being the main subject, what could go wrong? Read morePublished 5 months ago by LastRanger
Brilliant. One of the most important books ever written, without a doubt. Explains evolution and everything it results in with such clarity it's inconceivable you will not... Read morePublished 5 months ago by JWF Snuif
This was an enjoyable book. Maybe a bit difficult or lengthy for some readers. Dennett covers the full range of topics, but also includes philosophical, historical, mental(mind),... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Multiverse
This would be my "desert island" book. One of the most important books of my life. I would never want to be without a copy of it. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Amazon Customer