The Descent of Man | Study Guide

Charles Darwin

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The Descent of Man | Suggested Reading


Here are some suggested reading materials and online resources to help you get a better understanding of Charles Darwin's The Descent of Man. In addition, we've listed some articles and other books that are similar to The Descent of Man that you may enjoy.

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Darwin, Charles, and William F. Bynum. On the Origin of Species by Means of Natural Selection or The Preservation of Favored Races in the Struggle for Life. Penguin, 2009.

Dupré, John. Darwin's Legacy: What Evolution Means Today. Oxford UP, 2009.

Fisher, Ronald Aylmer. The Genetical Theory of Natural Selection. Forgotten Books, 2017.

Huxley, Thomas Henry. Evidence as to Man's Place in Nature. Cambridge UP, 2009.

Larson, Edward J. Evolution: The Remarkable History of a Scientific Theory. Modern Library, 2006.

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