Title The art of evolution : Darwin, Darwinisms, and visual culture / edited by Barbara Larson and Fae Brauer.
Imprint Hanover, N.H. : Dartmouth College Press : Published by University Press of New England, [2009], ©2009.
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Physical description ix, 332 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Series Interfaces: studies in visual culture
Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Darwin in caricature: a study in the popularization and dissemination of evolutionary theory / Janet Browne -- Ugly disagreements: Darwin and Ruskin discuss sex and beauty / Phillip Prodger -- From monera to man: Ernst Haeckel, Darwinismus, and nineteenth-century German art / Marsha Morton -- Protoplasmania: Huxley, Haeckel, and the vibratory organism in late nineteenth-century science and art / Robert Michael Brain -- Framing Darwin: a portrait of eugenics / Fae Brauer -- "One of a long row only": sexual selection and the male gaze in Thomas Hardy's Tess of the D'Urbervilles / James Krasner -- Darwin's sexual selection and the jealous male in fin-de-siècle art / Barbara Larson -- Wild beasts and tame primates: "Le Douanier" Rousseau's dream of Darwin's evolution / Fae Brauer -- Imag(in)ing post-revolutionary evolution: the Taylorized proletarian, "conditioning", and Soviet Darwinism in the 1920s / Pat Simpson -- Emotional fusion with the animal kingdom: notes toward a natural history of surrealism / Gavin Parkinson -- Darwin on the threshold of the visible: contemporary art and evolution / Sara Barnes and Andrew Patrizio.
Series Interfaces, studies in visual culture.
Author, etc. Larson, Barbara (Barbara Jean)
Brauer, Fae.
Topic-LCSH Science and the arts.
Arts and society.
Natural history -- Social aspects.
Barnard classification AOS.AL.AA9-10
ISBN 9781584657750 (cloth : alk. paper)
1584657758 (cloth : alk. paper)
System no. .b16777591
Record no. 276339403