Darwin’s Book: Onthe Origin of Species

@article{Hodge2013DarwinsBO,
  title={Darwin’s Book: Onthe Origin of Species},
  author={Jonathan K. Hodge},
  journal={Science \& Education},
  year={2013},
  volume={22},
  pages={2267-2294}
}
  • J. Hodge
  • Published 2013
  • Philosophy
  • Science & Education
Abstract This essay is an interpretation of Charles Darwin’s Origin of Species. It focuses on the contents of the Origin as Darwin intended them to be understood and the background to the work, thus revealing the originality (or otherwise) of the work. 
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