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Darwin Correspondence Project

To G. H. Darwin   27 April [1876]

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Sends Mind. Henry Sidgwick’s article ["The theory of evolution in its application to practice", Mind 1 (1876): 52–67] is so clear it makes CD feel "a muddle-headed man". But he disagrees with Sidgwick on the origin of morality within tribes.

Summary

Sends Mind. Henry Sidgwick’s article ["The theory of evolution in its application to practice", Mind 1 (1876): 52–67] is so clear it makes CD feel "a muddle-headed man". But he disagrees with Sidgwick on the origin of morality within tribes.

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-10478
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
George Howard Darwin
Sent from
Down
Source of text
DAR 210.1: 52
Physical description
3pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 10478,” accessed on 16 December 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-10478.xml

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 24

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