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1809-1882, British, 1859 Origin of Species, he introduced natural selection, 1871 Decent of Man, says morality is defense against environmental pressures
a process by which certian forms of life have features that help them survive in their envirnoments
1798-1857, French Philosopher, developed positivism, wanted to improve the human condition, father of sociology, believed their were laws to human behavior
Stages of the Human Mind-
1. Thological- God's give everything
2. Metaphysical- abstract ideas to explain everything
3. Positive- descripe with evidence and science
John Stuart Mill
1806-1873, politician, writer, feminist, he published Against the Subjection of Women- equal in marriage
1820-1903, applys Darwins ideas and creates evolution ethics- the struggle between peoples and nations is a struggle for survival, also governments that are strong have the obligation to stay strong to protect their people
David Fredrich Strauss
1808-1874, 1835 Life of Jesus, no historical evidence that Jesus of Nazarth actually exsisted, the actual story is what is important, it rose out of social and politcal conditions of the Jews under Roman rule
1823-1892, religous scholar, the Bible is a work of human hands and not of divine hands, it is not a historical account just made up stories
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