Lecture 9-22 - Lecture 9-20 Holism: define (look in...

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Lecture 9-20 Holism: define (look in textbook) Earth is 15 billion years old Carl sagan: “Cosmic Calendar” Every billion years = 24 days Every 475 = 1 second Jan 1: origin of the universe May 1: origin of the milky way humans: have only been here for the last 90 seconds of the last hour Human Origins: “origin myth” The Evolution of Evolution 17 th and 18 th centuries Genesis: Creation of the world in 6 days Theological Doctrine “Great Chain of Being” Hierarchy: Spiritual Beings – humans – animals – plants – rocks Created separately Fixed Species could not become extinct (based upon) Linnaeus – “species were created by God and didn’t change”, Classification by similarities and differences in physical characteristics Creationism: Belief in Biblical Creation “Naturalist Studies” Industrial Revolution Jacques Boucher…… No Scientific Method, no understanding of the earth’s age (evolutionary beliefs later developed the age of the earth) Georges Cuvier: archaeologist who found 90 separate species that no longer existed
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Lecture 9-22 - Lecture 9-20 Holism: define (look in...

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