The Cambridge encyclopedia of Darwin and evolutionary thought [E-Book] / edited by Michael Ruse.
Ruse, Michael, (editor)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2013
1 online resource (xvii, 568 pages)
englisch
9781139026895
9780521195317
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Table of Contents:
  • 1. Origins and the Greeks / Jeremy Kirby
  • 2. Evolution before Darwin / Michael Ruse
  • 3. Charles Darwin's geology : the root of his philosophy of the earth / David Norman
  • 4. Looking back with "great satisfaction" on Charles Darwin's vertebrate paleontology / Paul D. Brinkman
  • 5. The origins of the Origin : Darwin's first thoughts about the tree of life and natural selection, 1837-1839 / Jonathan Hodge
  • 6. Darwin and taxonomy / Mary Pickard Winsor
  • 7. Darwin and the barnacles / Marsha L. Richmond
  • 8. The analogy between artificial and natural selection / Bert Theunissen
  • 9. The Origin of species / Michael Ruse
  • 10. Sexual selection / Richard A. Richards
  • 11. Darwin and species / James Mallet
  • 12. Darwin and heredity / Robert Olby
  • 13. Darwin and time / Keith Bennett
  • 14. Darwin's evolutionary botany / Richard Bellon
  • 15. Mimicry and camouflage / William Kimler and Michael Ruse
  • 16. Chance and design / John Beatty
  • 17. Darwin and teleology / James G. Lennox
  • 18. The evolution of the Origin (1859-1872) / Thierry Hoquet
  • 19. Alfred Russell Wallace / John van Wyhe
  • 20. Darwin and humans / Gregory Radick
  • 21. Darwin and language / Stephen G. Alter
  • 22. Darwin and ethics / Eric Charmetant
  • 23. Social Darwinism / Naomi Beck
  • 24. Darwin and the levels of selection / Daniel Deen, Brian Hollis, and Chris Zarpentine
  • 25. Darwin and religion / Mark Pallen and Alison Pearn
  • 26. Darwinism in Britain / Peter Bowler
  • 27. Darwinism in the United States, 1859-1930 / Mark A. Largent
  • 28. The German reception of Darwin's theory, 1860-1945 / Robert J. Richards
  • 29. Darwin and Darwinism in France before 1900 / Jean Gayon
  • 30. Encountering Darwin and creating Darwinism in China / Haiyan Yang
  • 31. Darwinism in Latin America / Thomas F. Glick
  • 32. Botany : 1880s to 1920s / Dawn Mooney Digrius
  • 33. Population genetics / Michael Ruse
  • 34. Synthesis period in evolutionary studies / Joe Cain
  • 35. Ecological genetics / David W. Rudge
  • 36. Darwin and Darwinism in France after 1900 / Jean Gayon
  • 37. Botany and the evolutionary synthesis, 1920-1950 / Vassiliki Betty Smocovitis
  • 38. The emergence of life on earth and the Darwinian revolution / Iris Fry
  • 39. The evolution of the testing of evolution / Steven Hecht Orzack
  • 40. Mimicry and camouflage. Part 2 / Joe Travis
  • 41. The tree of life / Joel D. Velasco
  • 42. Sociobiology / Mark E. Borrello
  • 43. Evolutionary paleontology / David Sepkoski
  • 44. Darwin and geography / David N. Livingstone
  • 45. Darwin and the finches / Frederick Rowe Davis
  • 46. Developmental evolution / Manfred D. Laubichler and Jane Maienschein
  • 47. Darwin's evolutionary ecology / James Justus
  • 48. Darwin and the environment / David Steffes
  • 49. Molecular biology : Darwin's precious gift / Francisco J. Ayala
  • 50. Challenging Darwinism : expanding, extending, replacing / David J. Depew and Bruce H. Weber
  • 51. Human evolution after Darwin / Jesse Richmond
  • 52. Language evolution since Darwin / Barbara J. King
  • 53. Cultural evolution / Kenneth Reisman
  • 54. Literature / Gowan Dawson
  • 55. Darwin and gender / Georgina M. Montgomery
  • 56. Evolutionary epistemology / Tim Lewens
  • 57. Ethics after Darwin / Richard Joyce
  • 58. Darwin and Protestantism / Diarmid A. Finnegan
  • 59. Creationism / Ronald L. Numbers
  • 60. Darwin and Catholicism / John F. Haught
  • 61. Judaism, Jews, and evolution / Marc Swetlitz
  • 62. Religion : Islam / Martin Riexinger
  • 63. From evolution and medicine to evolutionary medicine / Tatjana Buklijas and Peter Gluckman.