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The Resource Evolution : the first four billion years, edited by Michael Ruse, Joseph Travis ; with a foreword by Edward O. Wilson

Evolution : the first four billion years, edited by Michael Ruse, Joseph Travis ; with a foreword by Edward O. Wilson

Label
Evolution : the first four billion years
Title
Evolution
Title remainder
the first four billion years
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael Ruse, Joseph Travis ; with a foreword by Edward O. Wilson
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An introduction to evolutionary biology, with sixteen essays about the history and philosophy of the field, related empirical and theoretical questions about topics such as speciation, adaptation, and development, and articles on important figures, social and political issues, and related religious topics
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Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
576.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH366.2
LC item number
.E863 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1953-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ruse, Michael
  • Travis, Joseph
  • Wilson, Edward O.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Biological Evolution
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Evolution
  • Evolutionstheorie
  • Molekulare Evolution
  • Paläontologie
  • Theorie
  • Evolución (Biología)
Label
Evolution : the first four billion years, edited by Michael Ruse, Joseph Travis ; with a foreword by Edward O. Wilson
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0823/2008030270.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Molecular evolution
  • Francisco J. Ayala
  • Evolution of the genome
  • Brian Charlesworth and Deborah Charlesworth
  • The pattern and process of speciation
  • Margaret B. Ptacek and Shala J. Hankison
  • Evolution and development
  • Gregory A. Wray
  • Social behavior and sociobiology
  • Daniel I. Rubenstein
  • The history of evolutionary thought
  • Human evolution
  • Henry M. McHenry
  • Evolutionary biology of disease and Darwinian medicine
  • Michael F. Antolin
  • Beyond the Darwinian paradigm: understanding biological forms
  • Brian Goodwin
  • Philosophy of evolutionary thought
  • Kim Sterelny
  • Evolution and society
  • Manfred D. Laubichler and Jane Maienschein
  • Michael Ruse
  • Evolution and religion
  • David N. Livingstone
  • American antievolutionism : retrospect and prospect
  • Eugenie C. Scott
  • The origin of life
  • Jeffrey L. Bada and Antonio Lazcano
  • Paleontology and the history of life
  • Michael Benton
  • Adaptation
  • Joseph Travis and David N. Reznick
Control code
ocn225874308
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xii, 979 pages
Isbn
9780674062214
Lccn
2008030270
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o225874308
  • (OCoLC)225874308
Label
Evolution : the first four billion years, edited by Michael Ruse, Joseph Travis ; with a foreword by Edward O. Wilson
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0823/2008030270.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Molecular evolution
  • Francisco J. Ayala
  • Evolution of the genome
  • Brian Charlesworth and Deborah Charlesworth
  • The pattern and process of speciation
  • Margaret B. Ptacek and Shala J. Hankison
  • Evolution and development
  • Gregory A. Wray
  • Social behavior and sociobiology
  • Daniel I. Rubenstein
  • The history of evolutionary thought
  • Human evolution
  • Henry M. McHenry
  • Evolutionary biology of disease and Darwinian medicine
  • Michael F. Antolin
  • Beyond the Darwinian paradigm: understanding biological forms
  • Brian Goodwin
  • Philosophy of evolutionary thought
  • Kim Sterelny
  • Evolution and society
  • Manfred D. Laubichler and Jane Maienschein
  • Michael Ruse
  • Evolution and religion
  • David N. Livingstone
  • American antievolutionism : retrospect and prospect
  • Eugenie C. Scott
  • The origin of life
  • Jeffrey L. Bada and Antonio Lazcano
  • Paleontology and the history of life
  • Michael Benton
  • Adaptation
  • Joseph Travis and David N. Reznick
Control code
ocn225874308
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xii, 979 pages
Isbn
9780674062214
Lccn
2008030270
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o225874308
  • (OCoLC)225874308

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