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Forerunners of Darwin; 1745-1859.

Author: Bentley Glass; William L Straus; Owsei Temkin
Publisher: Baltimore, Johns Hopkins Press [©1959]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
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Glass, Bentley, 1906-2005.
Forerunners of Darwin; 1745-1859.
Baltimore, Johns Hopkins Press [©1959]
(OCoLC)647598126
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bentley Glass; William L Straus; Owsei Temkin
OCLC Number: 11971712
Description: 471 pages illustrations, portraits
Contents: I. Introductory background. --
Fossils and early cosmology / Francis C. Haber --
Germination of the idea of biological species / Bentley Glass --
II. Eighteenth century. --
Maupertuis, pioneer of genetics and evolution / Bentley Glass --
Buffon and the problem of species / Arthur O. Lovejoy --
Diderot and eighteenth century French transformism / Lester G. Crocker --
Heredity and variation in the eighteenth century concept of the species / Bentley Glass --
Kant and evolution ; Herder : progressionism without transformism / Arthur O. Lovejoy --
Fossils and the idea of a process of time in natural history / Francis C. Haber --
III. Nineteenth Century. Lamarck and Darwin in the history of science / Charles Coulston Gillispie --
Embryological enigma in the Origin of Species / Jane Oppenheimer --
Idea of descent in post-romantic German biology : 1848-1858 / Owsei Temkin --
Argument for organic evolution before the Origin of Species, 1830-1858 --
Schopenhauer as an evolutionist --
Recent criticism of the Darwinian theory of recapitulation : its grounds and its initiator / Arthur O. Lovejoy.
Responsibility: Edited by Bentley Glass, Owsei Temkin [and] William L. Straus, Jr., under the auspices of the Johns Hopkins History of Ideas Club.

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