The Patterning Instinct



Book Reviews


Cynthia Stokes Brown, Big History: From the Big Bang to the Present (The New Press: New York, 2007), xi; 2;

David Christian, Cynthia Stokes Brown, Craig Benjamin, Big History: Between Nothing and Everything (McGraw Hill: New York, 2014), 2.

Jerry Coyne, “Response to Lent,” Why Evolution Is True, August 7, 2017,

Paul Kurtz, “Prometheus Books: Spreading Freethought Worldwide,” International Humanist News (November 2003): 14-15.

Jeremy Lent, “The Dangerous Delusions of Richard Dawkins,” Alternet, August 3, 2017,

Jeremy Lent, "Beyond Reductionism: An Open Letter in Response to Jerry Coyne,” Patterns of Meaning, August 10, 2017,

Fred Spier, Big History and the Future of Humanity (Wiley-Blackwell: Chichester, West Sussex, UK:, 2010), 203.