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The Meaning of Evolution: The Morphological Construction and Ideological Reconstruction of Darwin's Theory

By: RJ Richards

192 pages, 31 b/w photos, 2 line illus

University of Chicago Press

Paperback | May 1993 | #24361 | ISBN: 0226712036
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Hardback | Dec 1992 | #15545 | ISBN: 0226712028
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Many evolutionary scholars argue that Darwin did not see evolution as progressive, directed toward producing ever more advanced forms of life. In this book, the author argues against conventional thinking, and concludes that Darwin was very much concerned with evolution as a progressive theory.


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