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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2016; 464490–527 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2016.46.4.490
Published: 01 September 2016
...Suman Seth Toward the end of The Descent of Man , Darwin made a striking assertion. “I would as soon be descended,” he claimed, from a “heroic little monkey” than from a “savage” who practiced torture and infanticide, treated “wives like slaves,” and was indecent and superstitious. These lines have...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2018; 482246–257 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2018.48.2.246
Published: 01 April 2018
...Richard Bellon © 2018 by the Regents of the University of California 2018 Michael Ruse . Darwinism ad Religion: What Literature Tells Us About Evolution . Oxford : Oxford University Press , 2017 . xvi + 310 pp., index. ISBN 978-0190241025 . $34.95 (hardcover). Heather Ellis...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2014; 444297–318 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2014.44.4.297
Published: 01 September 2014
...Peter Dear Darwin used taxonomic arguments widely in his work on transformism and natural selection, especially in attempts to persuade other (typically non-transformist) naturalists of the correctness of his ideas in Origin of Species. But, as has long been noticed, classificatory practices in...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2020; 503311–322 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2020.50.3.311
Published: 28 May 2020
... science and religion in Western Christendom because both sides found inspiration from the relationship (131). However, this golden age was to come to an end with Darwin s theory of evolution by natural selection, as Larson and Ruse explain over the course of the next two chapters. According to Ruse...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2020; 503217–247 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2020.50.3.217
Published: 28 May 2020
... (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1980); Adrian Desmond, James Moore, and Janet Browne, Charles Darwin (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2007). 7. Joan L. Richards, Introduction: Fragmented Lives, Isis 97, no. 2 (2006): 302 05. 8. These studies have been key to understanding the development of...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2020; 501-21–4 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2020.50.1-2.1
Published: 02 April 2020
... what is actually possible. There is no time like the present to try. It has been my pleasure to work with the journal s editorial team for the past decade. Jacob Darwin Hamblin recruited me to be his co-Book Review Editor in 2012. I also served as an Associate Editor, and more recently joined the...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2020; 501-225–30 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2020.50.1-2.25
Published: 02 April 2020
... Scientific Exchange: A Case Study of State-Sponsored Scientific Internationalism during the Cold War and Beyond, HSPS 30, no. 1 (1999): 249 77. 10. Jacob Darwin Hamblin, Science and Technology for Every Man, Woman, and Child (book review) Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences 40, no. 2 (2010): 259 67...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2020; 501-258–66 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2020.50.1-2.58
Published: 02 April 2020
... nature, the role of wonders, natural history specimen exchange, and technical practices were addressed by Isabelle Charmantier, Mar´ a M. Portuon- do, Michael Bycroft, Tomomi Kinukawa, and Thomas Broman.18 After 2014, with Michael D. Gordin as the new editor and Jacob Darwin Hamblin and Erika Lorraine...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2019; 495573–584 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2019.49.5.573
Published: 01 November 2019
... wars. But according to creationists, these social ills began long before Darwin, and would still exist had he never been born. Indeed, Darwin is an almost inconsequential figure in their larger social critique. Darwin was simply a catalyst for a growing move- ment against the biblical worldview...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2019; 495504–555 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2019.49.5.504
Published: 01 November 2019
..., or 1.45 atm).40 Based on the anatomy of the stamen and the volume of a single cell, Pfeffer then suggested that each parenchyma cell in the stamen exerted at least double this - and Charles Darwin, The British Journal for the History of Science 29, no. 1 (Mar 1996): 17 41; Hartmut Gimmler, ed...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2019; 495471–503 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2019.49.5.471
Published: 01 November 2019
... dependence and historical specificity of modern fears.8 6. A pertinent example that also inspired parts of my analysis is Marwa Elshakry, Reading Darwin in Arabic, 1860 1950 (Chicago, London: University of Chicago Press, 2013). See also Liat Kozma, We, the Sexologists . . . : Arabic Medical Writing on...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2019; 494447–458 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2019.49.4.447
Published: 01 September 2019
... somewhat in his 1874 work, Anthropogenie order Entwickelungsgeschichte des Menschen, in which the Stammzelle became the first cell of the embryo, the fertilized egg, from which all other cells could arise. This Stammzelle was entirely theoretical and fit neatly with Charles Darwin s work on the origin of...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2019; 494420–446 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2019.49.4.420
Published: 01 September 2019
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2019; 494459–469 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2019.49.4.459
Published: 01 September 2019
... and published by the American Book Company in 1914. Charles Darwin s On the Origin of Species touted as the greatest scripture-killer ever penned was published over half a century before Hunter s book was published and much before the Tennessee antievo- lution law was passed.15 This being the case...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2019; 493273–299 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2019.49.3.273
Published: 01 June 2019
... Smits, Earthquake Nation: The Cultural Politics of Japanese Seismicity, 1868 1930 (Ber- keley: University of California Press, 2006); and Kuang-chi Hung, Alien Science, Indigenous Thought, and Foreign Religion: Reconsidering the Reception of Darwinism in Japan, Intellec- tual History Review 19, no. 2...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2019; 491104–115 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2019.49.1.104
Published: 01 February 2019
... nineteenth-century figures like Charles Darwin and Fran- cis Galton are often mentioned in these stories, scientific interest and public policies focused on human heredity, and the many sources of hereditary data in the nineteenth century have been understudied. Similarly, conceptions of genetic material and...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2019; 49141–69 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2019.49.1.41
Published: 01 February 2019
... probably no accident that Dr. Alfred C. Kinsey and I, who were graduate students together, should both be using the taxonomic method in places where it has not recently been generally used, he in the study of sex and I in the study of cultivated plants.27 - Descended from Darwin: Insights into the History...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2018; 485581–593 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2018.48.5.581
Published: 01 November 2018
... for establishing laws of nature, and urged instead a focus on reconstructing individual snapshots of life s history through careful study of individual fossil groups. See Hacking, Taming of Chance (ref. 4), 125 29; Marco Tamborini, Paleontology and Darwin s Theory of Evolution: The Subversive Role...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2018; 484536–547 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2018.48.4.536
Published: 01 September 2018
... unnecessary layer of tinsel on an already decorated Christmas tree. Russell wants to establish history as a science, not in the Comtean or Marxian tradition, but in that of Darwin. The laboratory has replaced the library in biological research, and Russell thinks evolutionary history is the antidote...
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Historical Studies in the Natural Sciences. 2018; 484403–440 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/hsns.2018.48.4.403
Published: 01 September 2018
... particular, she noted that altimetric information enables useful verification of oceanic lithosphere models30 Geographers were also invited to give their opinion on the potentials of POSEIDON. Alain Baudoin from the French Institut Ge´ographique National (IGN), thus stated the 25. Jacob Darwin Hamblin...