|Title||Theory of Evolution in Greek Primary and Secondary Education|
|Year of Publication||2009|
|Academic Department||Department of Primary Education|
|University||University of Athens|
|Thesis Type||PhD Dissertation|
This thesis explores the “presentation” and “presence” of the theory of biological evolution in Greek primary and secondary education since the beginning of the 20th century. In the introduction of this doctorial dissertation there is an analysis of the central and unifying role of the theory of evolution in biology and in the teaching of biology. There is also an overview of the acceptance and treatment of evolutionary theory in Greece.