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Monad to man : the concept of progress in evolutionary biology

Author: Michael Ruse; International Society for Science and Religion.
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. ; London : Harvard University Press, 2009, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Harvard University Press pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Interviews
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Ruse; International Society for Science and Religion.
ISBN: 9780674032484 0674032489
OCLC Number: 772441514
Notes: Originally published: 1996.
Donated by the International Society for Science & Religion (ISSR).
ISSR: ZZ3 RM11 (spine).
Description: x, 628 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Progress and culture --
The birth of evolutionism --
The nineteenth century: from Cuvier to Owen --
Charles Darwin and progress --
Evolution as world view --
The professional biologist --
Evolution travels west --
British evolutionists and Mendelian genetics --
Discipline building in Britain --
The genetics of populations --
The synthesis --
Professional evolutionism --
Contemporary debates --
Conclusion.
Other Titles: Concept of progress in evolutionary biology
Responsibility: Michael Ruse.

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