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Author Gliboff, Sander.

Title H.G. Bronn, Ernst Haeckel, and the origins of German Darwinism : a study in translation and transformation / Sander Gliboff
Published Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [2008]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 259 pages)
Series Transformations
Transformations (M.I.T. Press)
Contents The science of life at the turn of the nineteenth century -- H.G. Bronn and the history of nature -- Darwin's Origin -- Bronn's Origin -- Ernst Haeckel as a Darwinian reformer
Summary A revisionist view of the history of German Darwinism examines the translation of Darwin's work and its early reception in Germany. Gliboff tells the story of how Heinrich Georg Bronn translated the book into German, and traces Bronn's influence on German Darwinism through the career of Ernst Haeckel
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-248) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Bronn, H. G. (Heinrich Georg), 1800-1862.
Haeckel, Ernst, 1834-1919.
Evolution (Biology) -- Germany -- History.
Biological Evolution.
History, 19th Century.
Philosophy, Medical -- history.
Selection, Genetic.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2007039859
ISBN 0262273926 (electronic bk.)
1435662830 (electronic bk.)
9780262273923 (electronic bk.)
9781435662834 (electronic bk.)
(hardcover ; alk. paper)
(hardcover ; alk. paper)