Massimo Pigliucci recounts the history of the theories of evolution, and asks whether evolutionary biology has ever shifted paradigms.
Vincent di Norcia applies his mental powers to Darwin’s moral theory.
Sherrie Lyons revisits Evolution and Ethics by Thomas Henry Huxley, Darwin’s most energetic defender and the coiner of the word ‘agnostic’.
Mary Midgley meditates on mind and meaning among the mutations.
Tim Delaney relates how Herbert Spencer, inventor of the phrase ‘survival of the fittest’, originally applied evolutionary thinking to human society and culture.
Tim Madigan on how Darwin influenced the Pragmatist.