Title: Alfred Russel Wallace, William Rathbone Greg and the Origin of Social Darwinism
Authors: Budil, Ivo
Citation: West Bohemian Historical Review. 2014, no. 2, p. 59-76.
Issue Date: 2014
Publisher: Západočeská univerzita v Plzni
Document type: article
článek
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/11025/15540
https://ff.zcu.cz/khv/about/research/vbhr/archiv/2014/WBHR_2014_Number_2.pdf
ISSN: 1804-5480
Keywords: sociální darwinismus;přirozený výběr;lidská rasa;Charles Darwin;Alfred Russel Wallace;William Rathbone Greg
Keywords in different language: Charles Darwin;Alfred Russel Wallace;William Rathbone Greg;social darwinism;natural selection;human race
Abstract in different language: The contribution of Alfred Russel Wallace and William Rathbone Greg to the debate on the possibility of application of the law of natural selection to human society and the subsequent emergence of social Darwinism with dramatic consequences in the political life of the West has been largely neglected by historians of science despite the interest of both scholars in the practical political utility of the theory of Charles Darwin.
Rights: © Západočeská univerzita v Plzni
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