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This quantity is a accomplished reference paintings at the lifestyles, labors, and impact of the good evolutionist Charles Darwin. With greater than sixty essays written via a world staff representing the best students within the box, this is often the definitive paintings on Darwin. It covers the heritage to Darwin's discovery of the idea of evolution via common choice, the paintings he produced and his contemporaries' reactions to it, and evaluates his effect on technological know-how within the one hundred fifty years because the book of beginning of Species. It additionally explores the results of Darwin's discoveries in faith, politics, gender, literature, tradition, philosophy, and medication, severely comparing Darwin's legacy. totally illustrated and obviously written, it truly is compatible for students and scholars in addition to the overall reader. The wealth of knowledge it presents concerning the background of evolutionary concept makes it a vital source for knowing the controversies that encompass evolution at the present time.

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39 Michael Ruse 15 Mimicry and Camouflage. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 139 William Kimler and Michael Ruse three Charles Darwin’s Geology: the foundation of His Philosophy of the Earth. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . forty six David Norman 16 likelihood and layout . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 146 John Beatty four on reflection with “Great delight” on Charles Darwin’s Vertebrate Paleontology. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . fifty six Paul D. Brinkman five The Origins of the starting place: Darwin’s First techniques concerning the Tree of lifestyles and average choice, 1837–1839. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . sixty four Jonathan Hodge 6 Darwin and Taxonomy. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . seventy two Mary Pickard Winsor 7 Darwin and the Barnacles . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . eighty Marsha L. Richmond eight The Analogy among man made and typical choice . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 88 Bert Theunissen 17 Darwin and Teleology . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 152 James G. Lennox 18 The Evolution of the foundation (1859–1872) . . . . . . . . . . 158 Thierry Hoquet 19 Alfred Russel Wallace. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . a hundred sixty five John van Wyhe 20 Darwin and people . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 173 Gregory Radick 21 Darwin and Language . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 182 Stephen G. modify 22 Darwin and Ethics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 188 Eric Charmetant 23 Social Darwinism. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 195 Naomi Beck nine The beginning of Species. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . ninety five Michael Ruse 24 Darwin and the degrees of choice. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 202 Daniel Deen, Brian Hollis, and Chris Zarpentine 10 Sexual choice. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 103 Richard A. Richards 25 Darwin and faith . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 211 Mark Pallen and Alison Pearn 11 Darwin and Species. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 109 James Mallet 26 Darwinism in Britain . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 218 Peter Bowler G  v  g Contents 27 Darwinism within the usa, 1859–1930. . . . . . . . . 226 Mark A. Largent 46 Developmental Evolution. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 375 Manfred D. Laubichler and Jane Maienschein 28 The German Reception of Darwin’s thought, 1860–1945. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 235 Robert J. Richards 47 Darwin’s Evolutionary Ecology. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 383 James Justus 29 Darwin and Darwinism in France sooner than 1900 . . . . . . 243 Jean Gayon 30 Encountering Darwin and developing Darwinism in China . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 250 Yang Haiyan 31 Darwinism in Latin the USA . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 258 Thomas F. Glick 32 Botany: Eighties to Nineteen Twenties. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 264 sunrise Mooney Digrius 33 inhabitants Genetics. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 273 Michael Ruse 34 Synthesis interval in Evolutionary experiences . . . . . . . . . . 282 Joe Cain 35 Ecological Genetics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 293 David W. Rudge 36 Darwin and Darwinism in France after 1900. . . . . . . . three hundred Jean Gayon 37 Botany and the Evolutionary Synthesis, 1920–1950. . . 313 Vassiliki Betty Smocovitis 38 The Emergence of existence on the earth and the Darwinian Revolution . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 322 Iris Fry 39 The Evolution of the checking out of Evolution .

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