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Title Genes in development : re-reading the molecular paradigm / edited by Eva M. Neumann-Held and Christoph Rehmann-Sutter
Published Durham : Duke University Press, 2006


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Description vi, 378 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Science and cultural theory
Science and cultural theory.
Contents Genome analysis and developmental biology: the nematode Caenorhabditis elegans as a model system / Thomas Bürglin -- Genes and form: inherency in the evolution of developmental mechanisms / Stuart A. Newman and Gerd B. Müller -- From genes as determinants to DNA as resource: historical notes on development and genetics / Sahotra Sarkar -- The origin of species: a structuralist approach / Gerry Webster and Brian C. Goodwin -- On the problem of molecular versus the organismic approach in biology / Ulrich Wolf -- Genes, development, and semiosis / Jesper Hoffmeyer -- The fearless vampire conservator: Phillip Kitcher, genetic determinism, and the informational gene / Paul E. Griffiths --
Genetics from an evolutionary process perspective / James Griesemer -- Genes; causes; codes: deciphering DNA's ontological privilege / Eva M. Neumann-Held -- Boundaries and (constructive) interaction / Susan Oyama -- Beyond the gene but beneath the skin / Evelyn Fox Keller -- Poiesis and praxis: two modes of understanding development / Christoph Rehmann-Sutter -- Developmental emergence, genes, and responsible science / Brian C. Goodwin -- Nothing like a gene / Jackie Leach Scully
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Developmental genetics.
Genetic Phenomena.
Developmental Biology -- methods.
Growth and Development -- genetics.
DNA -- genetics.
Genetic Determinism.
Genetic Phenomena.
Author Neumann-Held, Eva M.
Rehmann-Sutter, Christoph, 1959-
LC no. 2005021633
ISBN 0822336561 cloth alkaline paper
0822336677 paperback alkaline paper