Table of Contents Part 1–The Origins of Modern Biological Science

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Preface…………………………………………………………………………………. 6

Chapter 1: The theory of evolution…………………………………………… 12

Chapter 2: The voyage of the Beagle………………………………………… 23

Chapter 3: A question of time…………………………………………………. 32

Chapter 4: The age of the earth……………………………………………….. 35

Chapter 5: A question of mechanism–the driving forces of evolution66

Chapter 6: Natural selection……………………………………………………. 95

Chapter 7: The rediscovery of Mendel…………………………………….. 102

Chapter 8: The history of our planet……………………………………….. 111

Chapter 9: Ages of earth………………………………………………………. 134

Chapter 10: From whence new species?…………………………………… 151

Chapter 11: What is a human?………………………………………………… 165

Chapter 12: When did humans acquire a soul?…………………………… 194

Chapter 13: The impact of evolutionary theory………………………….. 199

About the author…………………………………………………………………. 224

End Notes………………………………………………………………………….. 226

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