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Título: PROBLEMS OF GENETICS.
Editorial: Yale University Press:
Año de publicación: 1979
Encuadernación: Hard Cover
Condición del libro: Fine
Condición de la sobrecubierta: No dust jacket present
258 pages, with an Historical Introduction by G. Evelyn Hutchinson and Stan Racootin. "Bateson had a gift for choosing problems that in his day were insoluble. We can with hindsight say that often they were the right problems. This is especially true of his attempts to show the connections between development and evolution." FINE HARDCOVER, blue cloth covers, lettering is bright on the spine and cover. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. N° de ref. de la librería 025138
Sinopsis: A key figure in the field of evolutionary biology, William Bateson (1861-1926) revived Mendelian methods of analysis to develop Darwin's theory of evolution, thereby pioneering the study of genetics. In these lectures, published at Yale in 1913, Bateson systematically chronicles the era's conflicting and developing theories on taxonomy, speciation, variation and hybridisation, and includes his own thoughts on continuous and discontinuous variation and its causes. Drawing on the comparative physiology and anatomy of species that he knew from his wide experience, citing detailed examples from across the taxonomic kingdoms, Bateson brings to life this exciting time in biology. Because the theories central to the modern understanding of genetics, heredity and evolution were formed at this time, this work remains valuable and relevant to students of biology and the history of science.
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