Definition of Spencer, Herbert in English:

Spencer, Herbert

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Pronunciation: /ˈspɛnsə
 
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( 1820–1903), English philosopher and sociologist. He sought to apply the theory of natural selection to human societies, developing social Darwinism and coining the phrase the ‘survival of the fittest’ (1864).

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