Creationism, Evolutionism and Anthropology

Ellen, R.F. (2002) Creationism, Evolutionism and Anthropology. Anthropology Today, 18 (5). pp. 3-8. ISSN 0268-540X. (The full text of this publication is not available from this repository)

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Abstract

Focuses on the ambiguous status of evolutionary explanations in anthropology. Difference between evolutionism in the generic sense and Darwinism; Assumptions concerning the age of the earth that anthropologists challenge; Darwinian explanations for social and cultural changes; Disagreements among scientists on rate of evolution; Problems in assessing the plausibility of evolutionary arguments.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GN Anthropology
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Anthropology and Conservation > Social and Cultural Anthropology
Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Anthropology and Conservation > Environmental Anthropology and Ethnobiology
Depositing User: C.G.W.G. van-de-Benderskum
Date Deposited: 02 Oct 2008 23:52
Last Modified: 14 Jan 2010 14:34
Resource URI: http://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/9104 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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