"The book is skillfully organized and written with verve, imagination and welcome touches of humor. . . A philospher of science has proved himself a good historian."--John C. Greene, Science
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Michael Ruse is professor of philosophy and zoology at the University of Guelph, Ontario. His most recent books are Monad to Man: The Concept of Progress in Evolutionary Biology and Mystery of Mysteries: Is Evolution a Social Construction?
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Book Description Univ of Chicago Pr (Tx), 1981. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0226731650
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Book Description Univ of Chicago Pr (Tx), 1981. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0226731650
Book Description Univ of Chicago Press, Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., 1981. Soft cover. Book Condition: New. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. 336pp. Colour illustrated wrap clean and without wear. Book is unread, still in original shrinkwrap. "Ruse has produced a useful and highly readable synthesis of the literature bearing on the conversion of the British scientific community to the belief in organic evolution in the years 1830 to 1875 and on Darwin's role in that process of conversion.". Bookseller Inventory # 32002