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The Resource Evolution : the history of an idea, Peter J. Bowler

Evolution : the history of an idea, Peter J. Bowler

Label
Evolution : the history of an idea
Title
Evolution
Title remainder
the history of an idea
Statement of responsibility
Peter J. Bowler
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Since its original publication in 1989, 'Evolution: The History of an Idea' has been recognized as a comprehensive and authoritative source on the development and impact of this most controversial of scientific theories. This 25th anniversary edition is updated with a new preface examining recent scholarship and trends within the study of evolution."--
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Bowler, Peter J
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Evolution (Biology)
Label
Evolution : the history of an idea, Peter J. Bowler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 383-449) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
1. The idea of evolution: its scope and implications -- 2. The pre-evolutionary worldview -- 3. Evolution in the enlightenment -- 4. Nature and society, 1800-1859 -- 5. The development of Darwin's theory -- 6. The reception of Darwin's theory -- 7. The eclipse of Darwinism: scientific evolutionism, 1875-1925 -- 8. Evolution, society, and culture, 1875-1925 -- 9. The evolutionary synthesis -- 10. Modern debates and developments
Control code
FIEb17758634
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
25th anniversary edition.
Extent
xxvii, 464 pages
Isbn
9780520261280
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Uk)015326430
  • (StEdNL)4309519
  • (UkLCURL)704309519
  • (OCoLC)426118505
Label
Evolution : the history of an idea, Peter J. Bowler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 383-449) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
1. The idea of evolution: its scope and implications -- 2. The pre-evolutionary worldview -- 3. Evolution in the enlightenment -- 4. Nature and society, 1800-1859 -- 5. The development of Darwin's theory -- 6. The reception of Darwin's theory -- 7. The eclipse of Darwinism: scientific evolutionism, 1875-1925 -- 8. Evolution, society, and culture, 1875-1925 -- 9. The evolutionary synthesis -- 10. Modern debates and developments
Control code
FIEb17758634
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
25th anniversary edition.
Extent
xxvii, 464 pages
Isbn
9780520261280
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Uk)015326430
  • (StEdNL)4309519
  • (UkLCURL)704309519
  • (OCoLC)426118505

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