Charles Darwin and the Evolution of Evolution

Castonguay, Ginamarie
January 2012
Social Science Docket;Winter/Spring2012, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p58
The article focuses on scientific influences that contributed to the discovery of biological evolution by Charles Darwin. It mentions various theories, publications, and works that helped Darwin in formulating his ideas on evolution which are reflected in his book "On the Origin of Species." Some of the individuals who influenced Darwin's ideas include Jean-Baptiste Lamarck, Charles Lyell, and Thomas Malthus.


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