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Charles Darwin series 26 Feb 2009

‘A theory to work with’: On The Origin of Species and its contemporary reception

Historian Paul Turnbull summarises Charles Darwin’s arguments in Origin, its diverse reception in British and European circles from 1860 to 1900, and how the natural history of humanity came to be envisaged in Darwinian terms.
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Presenters: Paul Turnbull
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