Against "Revolution" and "Evolution"

Hodge, Jonathan
March 2005
Journal of the History of Biology;Spring2005, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p101
Academic Journal
Argues that historians of science should abandon any notion of a Darwinian revolution and that other historiographies can be developed, especially by younger people in the years ahead. View that the historiographic themes of "evolution" and "revolution" need replacing because they perpetuate mid-Victorian scientists' history of science; Development of a historiography of origins and species, of cosmologies, and ontologies, as an alternative.


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