Journals Higher Education



Published: 31 March 2013

224 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780719040252

Bookseller Code (06)


Charles Darwins The Origin of Species

David Amigoni and Jeff Wallace

Published by Manchester University Press

Texts in Culture MUP

  • The Origin of Species can lay claim to being the most influential and the most controversial publication of the nineteenth century
  • Darwin's central theory of natural selection could not be contained within the parameters of the natural sciences and the seven essays herein illustrate just how influential it has become
  • Expert scholars range across the disciplines of history, literature, sociology, anthropology, feminism and the history of science
  • A chronology and a history of the publication aid readers who might be approaching the work for the first time

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