Charles Darwin Books
Books di Charles Darwin editi da Oxford University Press Scienze della vita: argomenti d'interesse generale
On the Origin of Species
Beer Gillian (EDT)
edizioni Oxford University Press, 2009
In The Origin of Species (1859) Darwin challenged many of the most deeply-held beliefs of the Western world. Arguing for a material, not divine, origin of species, he showed that new species are achieved by "natural selection." The Origin communicates the enthusiasm of original thinking in an open, descriptive style,...
edizioni OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2008
On topics ranging from intelligent design and climate change to the politics of gender and race, the evolutionary writings of Charles Darwin occupy a pivotal position in contemporary public debate. This volume brings together the key chapters of his most important and accessible books, including the Journal of Researches...
Secord James A. (EDT)
edizioni Oxford University Press, 2010
This unique anthology brings together a marvelous collection of Darwin's most accessible and significant writings, providing the most fully rounded picture of his ideas to be found in a single volume. This marvelous book presents readers with the key chapters of his most important books, including excerpts from the...