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Title From embryology to evo-devo : a history of developmental evolution / edited by Manfred D. Laubichler and Jane Maienschein
Published Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [2007]
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Description 1 online resource (vii, 569 pages) : illustrations
Series Dibner Institute studies in the history of science and technology
Dibner Institute studies in the history of science and technology.
Contents Does history recapitulate itself? : epistemological reflections on the origins of evolutionary developmental biology / Manfred D. Laubichler -- Living with the biogenetic law : a reappraisal / Frederick B. Churchill -- William Bateson's physicalist ideas / Stuart A. Newman -- To evo-devo through cells, embryos, and morphogenesis / Jane Maienschein -- A century of evo-devo : the dialectics of analysis and synthesis in twentieth-century life science / Garland E. Allen -- The cell as the basis for heredity, development, and evolution : Richard Goldschmidt's program of physiological genetics / Marsha L. Richmond -- The relations between comparative embryology, morphology, and systematics : an American perspective / John P. Wourms -- Morphological and paleontological perspectives for a history of evo-devo / Alan C. Love -- Echoes of Haeckel? : reentrenching development in evolution / William C. Wimsatt -- Fate maps, gene expression maps, and the evidentiary structure of evolutionary developmental biology / Scott F. Gilbert -- Tracking organic processes : representations and research styles in classical embryology and genetics / James Griesemer -- The juncture of evolutionary and developmental biology / Elihu M. Gerson -- Tapping many sources : the adventitious roots of evo-devo in the nineteenth century / Brian K. Hall -- Six memos for ev-devo / Gerd B. Müller -- The current state and the future of developmental evolution / Günter P. Wagner
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Comparative embryology -- History.
Developmental biology -- History.
Evolution (Biology) -- History.
Biological Evolution.
Developmental Biology -- history.
Embryology -- history.
History, 19th Century.
History, 20th Century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Laubichler, Manfred Dietrich.
Maienschein, Jane.
ISBN 0262277972 (electronic bk.)
9780262277976 (electronic bk.)