Adriana Novoa

Adriana Novoa completed her MA and PhD in Latin American History at the University of California, San Diego. She is a cultural historian whose specialty is science in Latin America, and with Alex Levine she has written a book about Darwinism in Argentina: From Man to Monkey (The University of Chicago Press, 2010), and Darwinists! (Brill, 2012). Dr. Novoa’s articles have been published in Journal of Latin American StudiesScience in ContextThe Latinoamericanist, and Revista Hispánica Moderna, among others. She is currently working on a book dealing with Darwin’s evolutionism and masculinity in Argentina, From Virile to Sterile.

Recent Posts

January 5, 2016 in Morality

Social Darwinism, A Case of Designed Ventriloquism

The study of social Darwinism in the 19th century shows us when our inner desires are structured in a complete, totalizing, and perfect way that provides continuity and stability to…
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