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" He was more cautious in publication, for in the first edition of the Origin of Species, which appeared in the same year, he said: "I am convinced that Natural Selection has been the main, but not the 'exclusive, means of modification. "
From the Greeks to Darwin: an outline of the development of the evolution idea - Page 236
by Henry Fairfield Osborn - 1905 - 259 pages
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Biased Embryos and Evolution

Wallace Arthur - Medical - 2004 - 233 pages
The first book on Evolutionary Developmental Biology that is for undergraduate and general readership.
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Field Guide to the Cradle of Humankind: Sterkfontein, Swartkrans, Kromdraai ...

Brett Hilton-Barber, Lee R. Berger - Animals, Fossil - 2004 - 212 pages
...as the acknowledged varieties of any one species are the descendants of that species. Furthermore, I am convinced that Natural Selection has been the main but not exclusive means of modification. Since Darwin made these observations 143 years ago, many questions...
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Evolution and Creationism in the Public Schools: A Handbook for Educators ...

Angus M. Gunn - Education - 2004 - 199 pages
...as the acknowledged varieties of any one species are the descendants of that species. Furthermore, I am convinced that Natural Selection has been the main but not exclusive means of modification. These eight paragraphs from Darwin's introduction provide an excellent...
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The Autobiography of Charles Darwin

Charles Darwin - Naturalists - 2005 - 412 pages
...front on my father's part. As a matter of fact the first edition of the Origin contains the words, I am convinced that natural selection has been...main but not the exclusive means of modification. Moveover, any alteration that his views may have undergone was due not to a change of opinion, but...
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Evolution and the Common Law

Allan C. Hutchinson - Law - 2005
...much more pluralistic stance and insist that it is mistaken to bracket Darwin's neglected rider that I am convinced that natural selection has been...main but not the exclusive means of modification. 21 However, theirs is much more than a fundamentalist argument over what Darwin did or did not say....
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The Indelible Stamp: The Evolution of an Idea

Charles Darwin - Science - 2005 - 1260 pages
...as the acknowledged varieties of any one species are the descendants of that species. Furthermore, I am convinced that Natural Selection has been the main but not exclusive means of modification. CHAPTER I. VARIATION UNDER DOMESTICATION. Causes of Variability ...
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The Squashed Philosophers

Glyn Lloyd-Hughes - Philosophy - 2005 - 436 pages
...which I formerly entertained- namely, that each species has been independently created- is erroneous. I am convinced that Natural Selection has been the main, but not exclusive, means of modification. Chapter I Charles Darwin Down, Bromley, Kent. October 1st, 1859....
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Missing the Revolution : Darwinism for Social Scientists: Darwinism for ...

Jerome H. Barkow Professor of Psychology and Anthropology Dalhousie University - Social Science - 2005 - 312 pages
In The Adapted Mind, Jerome Barkow, along with Leda Cosmides and John Tooby, set out to redefine evolutionary psychology for the social sciences and to create a new agenda for ...
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The Infinite Gift: How Children Learn and Unlearn the Languages of the World

Charles Yang - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2006 - 289 pages
...biologist is keenly aware of the complex array of forces in evolutionary change; Darwin himself was "convinced that natural selection has been the main but not the exclusive means of modification." Yet natural selection is among the first hypotheses that biologists test out, and that is precisely...
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MIGHT IS RIGHT

Ragnar Redbeard, Anton LaVey
...qualities - of physical beauty, vigor, bravery, endurance - or vice-versa. "I am convinced (writes Darwin) that natural selection has been the main, but not the exclusive means of modification." The same thought has been gemmed in a more sentimental but equally suggestive setting, by Dryden:...
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