Social Darwinism in European and American Thought, 18601945 Nature as Model and Nature as Threat by Mike Hawkins

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Subjects:

  • History of ideas, intellectual history,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Social Science,
  • Political Theory,
  • Sociological Theory,
  • Sociology,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Sociology - General,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Political Science / History & Theory,
  • Social Darwinism--History,
  • Research,
  • History,
  • Social Darwinism

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Number of Pages351
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ISBN 100521574005
ISBN 109780521574006

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It clarifies the nature of Social Darwinism and its relationship to the ideas of Darwin, Lamarck and Herbert Spencer. After examining the development of Social Darwinist theories by a number of European and American thinkers, Mike Hawkins explores the use of these theories in a number of ideological debates and movements of the period –Cited by: Introduction When Darwin published the Origin Americans were preoccupied with slavery, Social Darwinism in European and American Thought future of their nation, and the likelihood of war: indeed, the Civil War may have impeded the reception of Darwinism during the : Mike Hawkins.

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Social Darwinism in European and American Thought, Nature as Model and Nature as Threat Mike Hawkins This original and wide-ranging study clarifies the meaning of Social Darwinism and demonstrates its relevance through a study of European and American social and political thinkers.

Social Darwinism in European and American Thought, – - by Mike Hawkins March Cited by: 1. This original and wide-ranging study clarifies the meaning of Social Darwinism and demonstrates its relevance through a study of European and American social and political thinkers.

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Before Darwin published his Descent inEuropeans and Americans had already started to explore the social and psychological implications of Darwinism. As a German enthusiast wrote: ‘from the first appearance of the Darwinian doctrine, every moderately logical thinker must have regarded man as similarly modifiable, and as the result of the mutability of species’.Author: Mike Hawkins.

This original and wide-ranging study clarifies the meaning of Social Darwinism and demonstrates its relevance through a study of European and American social and political thinkers. It is the only study of Social Darwinism that combines the study of individual thinkers with the distinctive ideological themes (e.g., eugenics) and does so in a Brand: Cambridge University Press.

This original and wide-ranging study clarifies the meaning of Social Darwinism and demonstrates its relevance through a study of European and American social and political thinkers.

It is the only study of Social Darwinism that combines the study of individual thinkers with the distinctive ideological themes (e.g., eugenics) and does so in a comprehensive historical and comparative framework.

Social Darwinism in European and American thought, nature as model and nature as threat / Mike Hawkins. Format Book Published Cambridge ; New York: Cambridge University Press, Description x, p. ; 24 cm. Notes Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index. Subject headings. Book Review. Social Darwinism in European and American thought, – Nature as model and nature as threat.

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Contents Acknowledgements page x Part I: Defining Social Darwinism Introduction: the identity of Social Darwinism 3 1 Defining Social Darwinism 21 2 The distinctiveness of Social.

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