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Shaking the foundation : Charles Darwin and the theory of evolution / Sylvia A. Johnson.

Johnson, Sylvia A. (Author).

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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Eckhart PL - The Third Place Teen Library T 576.8 JOH (Text) 840191002093180 Teen - Nonfiction Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library YA 576.82 JOH (Text) 33187003615891 YA Nonfiction Available -
Kewanna-Union Twp PL - Kewanna Y-576.82 JOH (Text) 35887000428333 Youth Non-Fiction Available -
New Castle-Henry County PL - Main 576.82 JOHN (Text) 39231032552818 Young Adult Non-fiction Collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780761354864 (lib. bdg.)
  • ISBN: 0761354867 (lib. bdg.)
  • Physical Description: 88 pages : illustrations, maps ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, MN : Twenty-First Century Books, [2013]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 86) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Enter Charles Darwin -- Building a theory -- On the origin of the species -- The controversy begins -- Witnesses for the opposition -- The decline of Darwinism -- Darwinism and society -- Evolution under fire.
Summary, etc.: Follows the battle to reconcile scientific fact with religious faith with regard to Darwin's theory of evolution, from the supporting theories of fellow scientists, to the opposing voices of clergymen, to twenty-first-century supporters of Intelligent Design. Through quotations from letters and other contemporary sources, readers will meet the personalities and ideas involved in the debate. They will also examine some of the legal cases that brought evolution into the U.S. courtroom.
Target Audience Note: 1070 Lexile.
Subject: Evolution (Biology) > Juvenile literature.
Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882 > Juvenile literature.
Evolutiion.
Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882.

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