Malthus and Darwin: A Study of Theories and Their Adaptation

Darwin’s theory of natural selection was influenced by the works of Thomas Malthus, an English political economist. In his “An Essay on the Principle of Population”, Thomas Malthus asserts that there are two fixed laws in nature: “food is necessary to the existence of man” and “the passion between the sexes is necessary and will … Read moreMalthus and Darwin: A Study of Theories and Their Adaptation