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In Search of Human Nature : the Decline and Revival of Darwinism in American Social Thought.

Author: Carl N Degler
Publisher: Cary : Oxford University Press, Incorporated, 1992.
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Degler, Carl N.
In Search of Human Nature : The Decline and Revival of Darwinism in American Social Thought.
Cary : Oxford University Press, Incorporated, ©1992
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Carl N Degler
ISBN: 9780199729012 0199729018
OCLC Number: 922952303
Description: 1 online resource (413 pages)
Contents: ""Contents""; ""I. Biology Acknowledged""; ""1. Invoking the Darwinian Imperative""; ""2. Beyond the Darwinian Imperative""; ""II. The Sovereignty of Culture""; ""3. Laying the Foundation""; ""4. In the Wake of Boas""; ""5. Does Sex Tell Us Anything?""; ""6. Decoupling Behavior from Nature""; ""7. Decoupling Intelligence from Race""; ""8. Why Did Culture Triumph?""; ""III. Remembering Darwin""; ""9. Biology Redivivus""; ""10. The Case of the Origin of the Incest Taboo""; ""11. The Uses of Biology""; ""12. Biology and the Nature of Females"" ""13. The Uses and Misuses of Evolutionary Theory in Social Science""""Epilogue: Beyond Social Science""; ""Notes""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""V""; ""W""; ""Y""

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