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vitalism

Friday 30 September 2005

Definition: Vitalism is the philosophical theory that vital forces are active in living organisms, so that life cannot be explained solely by Mechanism.

Livres (in french)

- Recherches physiologiques sur la vie et la mort. de Xavier Bichat, André Pichot. Flammarion (25 janvier 1994). Collection : Garnier Flammarion / Philosophie. Format : Poche - 404 pages ISBN : 2080708082