"...for all humanists, scientists, and people of faith...recommended." -- Choice, June 2003
"...lucid, succinct, and historiographically up-to-date...nicely organized for quick reference..." -- Journal of the History of Biology Vol.36 (2003)
"...thought-provoking..." -- Reference & Research Book News, May 2003
"A very good introduction to the study of evolutionism and the importance of political and cultural aspects attached to it." -- Journal of the History of the Behavioural Sciences, Fall 2003
About the Author
Martin Fichman is professor of Humanities and History at York University and the author of Science, Technology and Society and Alfred Russel Wallace: A Biography.