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The Evolution Wars: A Guide to the Debates

By: Michael Ruse

326 pages, B/w photos, bw illus, figs, maps

Rutgers University Press

Paperback | Dec 2001 | #124282 | ISBN: 0813530369
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Examines the development of evolutionary thought by focussing on the great controversies which it has provoked and the personalities of those involved, including Charles Darwin's ebullient grandfather Erasmus and the contentious Frenchmen Georges Cuvier and Geoffroy Saint-Hilaire.

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Michael Ruse is the Lucyle T. Werkmeister Professor of Philosophy at Florida State University in Tallahassee. He is the author of many books, including The Darwinian Revolution: Science Red in Tooth and Claw; Monad to Man: The Concept of Progress and Evolutionary Biology; and Can a Darwinian Be a Christian: The Relationship Between Science and Religion.

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