Samuel George Morton
#1455 Overall Influence

Samuel George Morton

American physician and naturalist

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Samuel George Morton was an American physician, natural scientist, and writer who argued against the single creation story of the Bible, monogenism, instead supporting a theory of multiple racial creations, polygenism.

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University of Pennsylvania
University of Pennsylvania

Private research university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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University of Edinburgh
University of Edinburgh

Public research university in Edinburgh, Scotland

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    #58 World Rank #23 USA Rank
    Anthropology
    #288 World Rank #100 USA Rank
    Biology
    #11094 World Rank #2405 USA Rank
    Literature