"The best Darwin anthology on the market" (Stephen Jay Gould, Harvard) has just become better, in this newly revised version of the now classic Norton Critical Edition, first published in 1970.
New edition of a volume that concerns the importance, and enduring relevance, of Darwin and evolution. New material indicates the voluminous scientific research that is currently being done in every field of evolutionary study. Topics include Darwin on changing the mind, Darwin's life, scientific thought just before Darwin, selections from Darwin's work, his influence on science, evolutionary and religious theory, Darwin and the literary mind, and Darwinian patterns in social thought, philosophy and ethics. Edited by Appleman (emeritus, Indiana U.). Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)