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The Resource Darwinism, war, and history : the debate over the biology of war from the 'Origin of the species' to the First World War, Paul Crook

Darwinism, war, and history : the debate over the biology of war from the 'Origin of the species' to the First World War, Paul Crook

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Darwinism, war, and history : the debate over the biology of war from the 'Origin of the species' to the First World War
Title
Darwinism, war, and history
Title remainder
the debate over the biology of war from the 'Origin of the species' to the First World War
Statement of responsibility
Paul Crook
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
Uk
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Crook, D. P.
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Aggressiveness (Psychology)
  • Social Darwinism
  • Biopolitics
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • War
  • Peace
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Darwin, Charles <1809-1882>
Label
Darwinism, war, and history : the debate over the biology of war from the 'Origin of the species' to the First World War, Paul Crook
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Darwinian legacy.
  • p. 6
  • 2.
  • age of Spencer and Huxley.
  • p. 29
  • 3.
  • Crisis in the west: the pre-war generation and the net biology.
  • p. 63
  • 4.
  • 'The natural decline of warfare': anti-war evolutionism prior to 1914.
  • p. 98
  • 5.
  • First World War: man the fighting animal.
  • p. 130
  • 6.
  • survival of peace biology.
  • p. 153
  • 7.
  • Naturalistic fallacies and noble ends.
  • p. 176
  • 8.
  • Conclusion.
  • p. 192
  • Appendix: Social Darwinism.
  • p. 200
  • Notes.
  • p. 207
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 270
  • Index.
  • p. 298
Control code
08b11062245
Dimensions
24cm.
Extent
xii,306p.
Isbn
9780521466455
Lccn
93011156
Label
Darwinism, war, and history : the debate over the biology of war from the 'Origin of the species' to the First World War, Paul Crook
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction.
  • p. 1
  • 1.
  • Darwinian legacy.
  • p. 6
  • 2.
  • age of Spencer and Huxley.
  • p. 29
  • 3.
  • Crisis in the west: the pre-war generation and the net biology.
  • p. 63
  • 4.
  • 'The natural decline of warfare': anti-war evolutionism prior to 1914.
  • p. 98
  • 5.
  • First World War: man the fighting animal.
  • p. 130
  • 6.
  • survival of peace biology.
  • p. 153
  • 7.
  • Naturalistic fallacies and noble ends.
  • p. 176
  • 8.
  • Conclusion.
  • p. 192
  • Appendix: Social Darwinism.
  • p. 200
  • Notes.
  • p. 207
  • Bibliography.
  • p. 270
  • Index.
  • p. 298
Control code
08b11062245
Dimensions
24cm.
Extent
xii,306p.
Isbn
9780521466455
Lccn
93011156

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