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The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex, Part 1

Charles Darwin

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A book on evolutionary theory by English naturalist Charles Darwin, first published in 1871. It was Darwin's second great book on evolutionary theory, following his 1859 work, On The Origin of Species. In The Descent of Man, Darwin applies evolutionary theory to human evolution, and details his theory of sexual selection. The book discusses many related issues, including evolutionary psychology, evolutionary ethics, differences between human races, differences between sexes, the superiority of men to women, and the relevance of the evolutionary theory to society.(Summary by Wikipedia) NOTE - In this audio version , many of Darwin's references to his sources have been omitted. People wishing to follow-up the references will find them all given in the text version.

Language:

English

Narrators:

LibriVox Community

Length:

10h 17m


Chapters

Free Sample

01:00

Chapter 1
Chapter 1

16:18


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

29:21


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

33:02


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

21:57


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

23:54


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

27:49


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

29:40


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

29:50


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

36:08


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

30:39


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

29:56


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

27:16


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

26:39


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

30:53


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

29:21


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

29:22


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

33:12


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

24:55


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

30:21


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

42:28


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

34:11