... 8 Views on religion
10 Social darwinism
11 Works of Charles Darwin
... Finches" in honour of his legacy.
A version of natural selection ... The most famous of these doctrines is Social darwinism
, a term that first appeared in about 1900 , ...
... ideology. Eugenics differed from what would later be known as Social darwinism
on the question of activism: while both claimed that intelligence was ... Edinburg University Press, 1981).
Diane B. Paul, "Darwin, social darwinism
and eugenics," in Jonathan Hodge and Gregory Radick, eds., The Cambridge ...
1 The theory
3 Compatibility with darwinism
5 External links
Punctuated ... between species are uncommon in the fossil record.
Compatibility with darwinism
The lack of substantial gradual change of perhaps most species in the ...
Alfred Russel Wallace
... ( 1892 ).
He is also honored by having craters on Mars and the Moon named after him.
Wallace, Alfred Russel (1889). darwinism
, Chapter 15.
The Alfred Russel Wallace Page
Alfred Russel Wallace, The Malay Archipelago
Full text of Alfred ...
The theory of evolution by natural selection has also been adopted as a foundation for various ethical and social systems, such as social darwinism
, which holds that "the survival of the fittest" explains and justifies differences in wealth and success among societies and people and eugenics , ...
... suggest that economic or social fitness factors assessed by other humans or their built environments are somehow biological or inevitable - Social darwinism
. Others held that there was an evolution of societies analogous to that of species. Darwin's ideas, along with those of Smith and Marx , are ...
... been in the past, to justify the status quo, entrench ruling elites , and legitimize authoritarian political programmes. They referred to social darwinism
and eugenics of the early 20th century, and to other more recent ideas, such as the IQ controversy of the early 1970s as cautionary tales in ...
cornucopian - the opposite of the Malthusian school of thought
- a related idea
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... Neo - darwinism
is a term used today to describe the 'modern ... in evolution involves ... Neo - darwinism
is an attempt to reconcile Mendelian genetics, ... is a surprise not well-explained by neo - darwinism
. ... Neo ...
... ... Degeneration Icons of Evolution Homology Inverted Retina Fossil Record Quotes ... Punctuated Equilibrium Psychology of Evolution Science vs darwinism
Proteine ... Similarity: Examples of homology ... Bringing homologies into focus. There's more to homologies and analogies than the iconic ...
... forms. 2 RNA / DNA code ... Creationists reject common descent as it implies an evolutionary model. ... Common descent is a principle of darwinism
which holds that life on Earth ... Abiogenesis • Biological evolution • Common descent • Creation vs. evolution ... So what does common ...