Re: Are we "special"?

Rohinton Collins (
12 Dec 1996 17:27:52 GMT

Thomas Clarke <> wrote in article
> You may have given up too easily. Why is it flawed thinking?
> Something that occurred to me while driving to work in my internal
> combustion engined wheeled vehicle:
> Darwin's two major works were the "Origin of Species"
> and the "Descent of Man".
> From this I would conclude that Darwin recognized something special
> about humans.
> Tom Clarke

In the entire volume of The Origin of Species, there is only one reference
to how mankind fit into the picture, right at the end of the book.