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Which of the following do you think you would have more to discuss in an essay
"Our genes made us, we animals exist for their preservation and we are nothing more than their throwaway survival machines."  (Dawkins, 1976). Discuss


Can evolutionary psychology help explain human social behaviours?
asked in essay writing, evolution

CGA answers:

Well they both give the opportunity to include quite a bit of argument and content but the discussion over the controversial statement by Richard Dawkins does seem to offer more scope to examine the various positions and standpoints for and against his stated position.

Supplement from 10/28/2008 12:57pm:

Quite apart from his claims - it would be interesting to explore the mindset of an ethologist who is also a 'throwaway machine'

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