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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (1): 7–35.
Published: 01 January 2010
..., owing to Hardison's symptomatic and crypto-religious misconception of Darwin. Chambers's evolutionary framework derives equally from Nietzsche (in particular, his concept of genealogy), and this nineteenth-century inheritance is something to embrace rather than piously castigate. A truly “Darwinian...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (1): 1–5.
Published: 01 January 2010
... why, asks Parker, does this supersession have to be endlessly rehearsed? Chambers’s putative Darwinism and his tele- ological versions of drama history appear necessary to his critics. Yet Cham- bers’s work is not Darwinist in the reductive understanding of Darwinism’s dramatic critics...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (2): 419–443.
Published: 01 May 2007
....; 20 illus. Paper $29.00. Olson, Richard G. Science and Religion, 1450 –   1900: From Copernicus to Darwin. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, (2004) 2006. xvii, 292 pp.; 23 illus. Paper $19.95. Park, Katharine. Secrets of Women: Gender, Generation, and the Origins of Human Dissection...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2017) 47 (1): 75–119.
Published: 01 January 2017
... Richard P. Feynman, The Pleasure of Finding Things Out: The Best Short Works of Richard P. Feynman (Cambridge, Mass.: Perseus, 1999), 13. To which we might add Charles Darwin, The Autobiography of Charles Darwin, 1809 – 1882, with the original omissions restored, ed. Nora Barlow (New...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (2): 305–330.
Published: 01 May 2009
... If what we can know depends on the evolved and inherited structures of a brain within a body, then everyone starts life with close to the same cognitive potential. Healthy newborns use their brains to become fit, in the Darwin- ian sense; they learn to make sense of, and thus to survive...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2008) 38 (3): 493–521.
Published: 01 September 2008
... of the developmental theories [we have] are equal. Not one of them [he singled out the theories of Johann Chris- tian Reill and Erasmus Darwin] is anywhere near firmly enough grounded or free enough from the problems of arbitrary a priori ideas...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (3): 513–543.
Published: 01 September 2016
...-­are -­back-­dumber-­than-­ever; H. Allen Orr’s review of Daniel Dennett, Darwin’s Danger- ous Idea: Evolution and the Meanings of Life (New York: Simon and Schuster, 1995), “Dennett’s Strange Idea,” Boston Review, Summer 1996, httpnew.bostonreview.net /BR21.3/Orr.html; and Daniel C. Dennett...