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The Resource Rebels, mavericks, and heretics in biology, edited and with an introduction by Oren Harman and Michael R. Dietrich ; and with an epilogue by R.C. Lewontin

Rebels, mavericks, and heretics in biology, edited and with an introduction by Oren Harman and Michael R. Dietrich ; and with an epilogue by R.C. Lewontin

Label
Rebels, mavericks, and heretics in biology
Title
Rebels, mavericks, and heretics in biology
Statement of responsibility
edited and with an introduction by Oren Harman and Michael R. Dietrich ; and with an epilogue by R.C. Lewontin
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
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260899
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
570.9
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QH305
LC item number
.R43 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Harman, Oren Solomon
  • Dietrich, Michael R
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Biology
  • Biologists
  • Biology
  • Biology
Target audience
adult
Label
Rebels, mavericks, and heretics in biology, edited and with an introduction by Oren Harman and Michael R. Dietrich ; and with an epilogue by R.C. Lewontin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : On rebels, icons, and the value of dissent / Oren Harman and Michael R. Dietrich -- Alfred Russel Wallace, the discovery of natural selection, and the origins of humankind / Michael Ruse -- Rebel with two causes : Hans Driesch / Garland E. Allen -- Wilhelm Johannsen : a rebel or a diehard? / Raphael Falk -- Raymond Arthur Dart : the man who unwillingly ushered in a revolution in the evolution of humankind / Phillip V. Tobias -- In Weismann's footsteps : the cyto-rebellion of C.D. Darlington / Oren Harman -- Striking the hornet's nest : Richard Goldschmidt's rejection of the particulate gene / Michael R. Dietrich -- Rebellion and iconoclasm in the life and science of Barbara McClintock / Nathaniel Comfort -- Challenging the protein dogma of the gene : Oswald T. Avery, a revolutionary conservative / Ute Deichmann -- Roger Sperry and integrative action in the nervous system / Tim Horder -- Leon Croizat : a radical biogeographer / David L. Hull -- Dogma, heresy, and conversion : Vera Copner Wynne-Edwards's crusade and the levels-of-selection debate / Mark Borrello -- Peter Mitchell : changing the face of bioenergetics / John Prebble and Bruce Weber -- Howard Temin : rebel of evidence and reason / Daniel J. Kevles -- Motoo Kimura and the rise of neutralism / James F. Crow -- Against the grain : the science and life of William D. Hamilton / Ullica Segerstrale -- The iconoclastic research program of Carl Woese / Jan Sapp -- Stephen Jay Gould, Darwinian iconoclast? / David Sepkoski -- Culture and gender do not dissolve into how scientists "read" nature : Thelma Rowell's heterodoxy / Vinciane Despret -- Bringing statistical methods to community and evolutionary ecology : Daniel S. Simberloff / William Dritschilo -- Epilogue : Legitimation is the name of the game / R.C. Lewontin
Control code
ocn192048164
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 400 p.
Isbn
9780300116397
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008006076
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)192048164
Label
Rebels, mavericks, and heretics in biology, edited and with an introduction by Oren Harman and Michael R. Dietrich ; and with an epilogue by R.C. Lewontin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : On rebels, icons, and the value of dissent / Oren Harman and Michael R. Dietrich -- Alfred Russel Wallace, the discovery of natural selection, and the origins of humankind / Michael Ruse -- Rebel with two causes : Hans Driesch / Garland E. Allen -- Wilhelm Johannsen : a rebel or a diehard? / Raphael Falk -- Raymond Arthur Dart : the man who unwillingly ushered in a revolution in the evolution of humankind / Phillip V. Tobias -- In Weismann's footsteps : the cyto-rebellion of C.D. Darlington / Oren Harman -- Striking the hornet's nest : Richard Goldschmidt's rejection of the particulate gene / Michael R. Dietrich -- Rebellion and iconoclasm in the life and science of Barbara McClintock / Nathaniel Comfort -- Challenging the protein dogma of the gene : Oswald T. Avery, a revolutionary conservative / Ute Deichmann -- Roger Sperry and integrative action in the nervous system / Tim Horder -- Leon Croizat : a radical biogeographer / David L. Hull -- Dogma, heresy, and conversion : Vera Copner Wynne-Edwards's crusade and the levels-of-selection debate / Mark Borrello -- Peter Mitchell : changing the face of bioenergetics / John Prebble and Bruce Weber -- Howard Temin : rebel of evidence and reason / Daniel J. Kevles -- Motoo Kimura and the rise of neutralism / James F. Crow -- Against the grain : the science and life of William D. Hamilton / Ullica Segerstrale -- The iconoclastic research program of Carl Woese / Jan Sapp -- Stephen Jay Gould, Darwinian iconoclast? / David Sepkoski -- Culture and gender do not dissolve into how scientists "read" nature : Thelma Rowell's heterodoxy / Vinciane Despret -- Bringing statistical methods to community and evolutionary ecology : Daniel S. Simberloff / William Dritschilo -- Epilogue : Legitimation is the name of the game / R.C. Lewontin
Control code
ocn192048164
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 400 p.
Isbn
9780300116397
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008006076
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
(OCoLC)192048164

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