SOCIAL DARWINISM By N., Pam M.S. - April 13, 2013 a theory of Charles Darwin who proposed that social relations develop in accordance with the principles of natural selection. It was proposed by Charles Darwin as the survival of the fittest. SOCIAL DARWINISM: "Social Darwinism was proposed by Charles Darwin as the survival of the fittest." Related Psychology Terms NATURAL SELECTION DARWINISM DARWINIAN FITNESS SEXUAL SELECTION DARWINIAN ALGORITHM NEURAL DARWINISM NOEGENESIS GROUP SELECTION DIRECT SELECTION EVOLVED MECHANISM Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SOCIAL DARWINISM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/social-darwinism/ (accessed November 25, 2020).