Definition of Spencer, Herbert in English:

Spencer, Herbert

Syllabification: Spen·cer, Herbert
Pronunciation: /ˈspensər
 
/
( 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 “survival of the fittest” in 1864.

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