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  1. Herbert Spencer: Legacies.Mark Francis & Michael W. Taylor (eds.) - 2014 - Routledge.
    Herbert Spencer: Legacies explores and assesses the impact of the ideas and work of the great Victorian polymath Herbert Spencer across a wide range of disciplines. In the course of the essays a significant re-evaluation of his influence on Victorian and Edwardian thought is provided. Spencer's contribution to the fields of sociology, anthropology, psychology, biology and ecology are considered, alongside his influence on key figures in science and philosophy. The book brings together scholars from a wide range of disciplines to (...)
     
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    Herbert Spencer and the Invention of Modern Life.Mark Francis - 2007 - Cornell University Press.
    I: An individual and his personal culture -- A portrait of a private man -- The longing for passion -- The problem with women -- Spencer's feminist politics -- Culture and beauty -- Eccentricities : health and the perils of recreation -- II: The lost world of Spencer's metaphysics -- The new reformation -- Intellectuals in the strand -- The genesis of a system -- Common sense in the mid-nineteenth century -- From philosophy to psychology -- III: Spencer's biological writings (...)
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  3. After the Ancient Constitution: Political Theory and English Constitutional Writings, 1765–1832.Mark Francis & John Morrow - 1988 - History of Political Thought 9 (2):283-302.
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    David Stack, Queen Victoria's Skull: George Combe and the Mid-Victorian Mind. London: Hambledon Continuum, 2008. Pp. Xviii+350. ISBN 978 1 84725 233 3. [REVIEW]Mark Francis - 2009 - British Journal for the History of Science 42 (4):620.
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    H.S. Maine: Victorian Evolution and Political Theory.Mark Francis - 1994 - History of European Ideas 19 (4-6):753-760.
  6. Herbert Spencer and the Mid-Victorian Scientists.Mark Francis - 1986 - Metascience 4:2-21.
     
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  7. Herbert Spencer and the Invention of Modern Life.Mark Francis - 2007 - Routledge.
    The English philosopher Herbert Spencer was a colossus of the Victorian age. His works ranked alongside those of Darwin and Marx in the development of disciplines as wide ranging as sociology, anthropology, political theory, philosophy and psychology. In this acclaimed study of Spencer, the first for over thirty years and now available in paperback, Mark Francis provides an authoritative and meticulously researched intellectual biography of this remarkable man that dispels the plethora of misinformation surrounding Spencer and shines new light on (...)
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    Naturalism and William Paley.Mark Francis - 1989 - History of European Ideas 10 (2):203-220.
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    Paul Crook. Darwin's Coat‐Tails: Essays on Social Darwinism. Xiv + 340 Pp., Index. New York: Peter Lang. 2007. $79.95.Mark Francis - 2010 - Isis 101 (3):660-660.
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  10. The Nineteenth-Century Theory of Sovereignty and Thomas Hobbes.Mark Francis - 1980 - History of Political Thought 1 (3):517-540.
     
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