The Long Darwinian Nineteenth Century Over the course of the nineteenth century "personhood," how to exactly to define a person and fitting them into the evolving social fabric, became a hotly contested problem. Constructing personhood served a critically important function in governance, expanding....
"Undisciplined: Science, Ethnography, And Personhood In The Americas, 1830-1940,"
Civil War Book Review: Vol. 19
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