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Unformatted text preview: draws Darwin's distinctive ideas from the field of biology into social studies. 3. What is T.H. Huxley’s argument against Social Darwinism? 4. T/F: Charles Darwin is the originator of the idea of evolution. 5. T/F: Darwin’s The Origin of Species deals explicitly with human evolution. 6. What are some of the ramifications of applying Darwinism to social issues? (see p. 183 in your PWC text) Paradigm Shift – people thought that everything had been the way things always were, a static idea of the way the earth is. This changed with Darwin. Darwin’s effect on religion/societ- disrupts the great chain of being, meaning it puts us at an equal level with animals. Image of the Man and the Descent of man- focus on his words like “barbarian” … Specieism – Darwin is a specieist FOR NEXT WEEK TALENTED TENTH BOOKER T WASHINGTON...
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