NEH banner

Funded Projects Query Form
One match

Grant number: RH-20904-89

Query elapsed time: 0.016 sec

Save this query
Export results to Excel


University of Chicago (Chicago, IL 60637-5418)
Robert J. Richards (Project Director: October 1988 to present)

Beetles, Embryos, & Descent of Man: Ernst Haeckel vs. Erich Wasmann in the Battle over Evolutionary Theory in Germany

To support a study of a series of debates between Ernst Haeckel, a 19th- century Darwinist, and Erich Wasmann, a biologist and theologian who was critical of evolutionary theory, in order to examine conflicts over Darwinism.

[Grant products]

Project fields:
History and Philosophy of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Humanities, Science, and Technology

Research Programs

Total amounts:
$95,000 (approved)
$95,000 (awarded)

Grant period:
7/1/1989 – 6/30/1993