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The Politics of Evolution

Morphology, Medicine, and Reform in Radical London (Science and Its Conceptual Foundations series)

by Adrian Desmond

  • 77 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by University Of Chicago Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Evolution,
  • History of science,
  • Medical Research,
  • Science,
  • History - General History,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • General,
  • Life Sciences - Evolution,
  • Science / Evolution,
  • 19th century,
  • Anatomy, Comparative,
  • England,
  • Evolution (Biology),
  • History,
  • London,
  • Research

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages514
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9599124M
    ISBN 100226143465
    ISBN 109780226143460

    He wrote a series of essays about science and evolution during the 80s and 90s, all of which ended up being compiled into a number of books. The man is a magnificent writer; each of his essays, no matter how odd the subject, is fascinating. He covers a huge range of topics within biology and evolution. His books are fun to read. The Evolution of Politics, Part I A cooperative politics has roots deep in human prehistory. Posted

    Evolution and political control: A synopsis of a general theory of politics. In Michael Schmid and Franz M. Wuketits (Eds.), Evolutionary theory in social science (pp. . The Nick of Time suggestively connects their trajectories, drawing them together into a contemporary dialogue on the politics and philosophy of change.” — Brian Massumi, author of Parables for the Virtual: Movement, Affect, Sensation “Elizabeth Grosz’s The Nick of Time: Politics, Evolution and the Untimely is a major work. It achieves a Author: Elizabeth Grosz.

    In The Prince of Evolution, Lee Alan Dugatkin introduces the reader to Russian Prince Peter Kropotkin -- one of the world's first international England Kropotkin was known as a brilliant scientist, famous for his work on animal and human cooperation, but Kropotkin's fame in continental Europe centered more on his role as a founder of anarchism/5. Winner of the International Studies Association Annual Best Book AwardDeploying an original 'Social Evolution Paradigm' (SEP) and drawing from anthropology, evolutionary biology, and international relations, this book advances a sweeping account of the systemic transformation of international politics.


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