Tuesday, 03 September 2013 01:44

Monsoon, Mosquitoes and Malaria in the Malay Archipelago: Alfred Russel Wallace’s Journey (1854–1862)

Written by  Rethy K. Chhem

Rethy K. Chhem
Institute of History, Philosophy and Ethics of Medicine
Ulm University, Germany

Abstract
While most historians used Alfred Russel Wallace’s malaria attack as a dramatic context that inspired him to develop his theory of evolution, few have ever probed into the history of Wallace’s struggle against malaria. Abstract available for download below.

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Santubong Nature Festival

9 - 10 November 2013

 

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