Dr. Alexander Pavuk

Dr. Alexander Pavuk
Fields of interest: Science and religion; American intellectual and cultural history; American religious

Select Publications: 

“The American Association for the Advancement of Science Committee on Evolution and the Scopes Trial: Race, Eugenics, and Public Science in the U.S.A.” Historical Research 91 (forthcoming in 2018). 

“Biologist Edwin Grant Conklin and the Idea of the Religious Direction of Human Evolution in the Early 1920s,” Annals of Science 74:1 (2017): 64-82. 

“Catholic Birth Control? Father John O’Brien, Rhythm, and Progressive American Catholicism in 1930s Contraception Discourse,” U.S. Catholic Historian 34:1 (Winter 2016): 53-76. 



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