The Resource Arguments on evolution : a paleontologist's perspective, Antoni Hoffman

Arguments on evolution : a paleontologist's perspective, Antoni Hoffman

Label
Arguments on evolution : a paleontologist's perspective
Title
Arguments on evolution
Title remainder
a paleontologist's perspective
Statement of responsibility
Antoni Hoffman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hoffman, Antoni
Index
index present
LC call number
QE721
LC item number
.H64 1989
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
QE721.H63
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Evolutionary paleobiology
  • Paléontologie
  • Évolution
  • Evolutionary paleobiology
  • Evolutietheorie
  • Paleontologie
  • Paléontologie
  • Évolution
  • Evolution
  • Biologie
  • Phylogenie
  • Paléontologie
  • Évolution
  • Biologie
  • Evolution
  • Phylogenie
Label
Arguments on evolution : a paleontologist's perspective, Antoni Hoffman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 241-261
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Why accept evolution? -- Background -- What do we argue about? -- The neodarwinian paradigm -- The fossil record as data on evolution -- Evolutionary inference from the fossil record -- Macroevolution -- What is macroevolution? -- Punctuated equilibrium: A multitude of interpretations -- Species as individuals: A philosophical problem -- Species selection: An explanation in search of phenomena -- Megaevolution -- Is megaevolution more than historical contingency? -- Mass extinctions: No counterargument to neodarwinism -- Biotic diversification: A dilemma of unsatisfactory data -- Epilogue -- The causal plexus of evolution
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 274 pages
Isbn
9780195044430
Lccn
88009973
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)17804435
Label
Arguments on evolution : a paleontologist's perspective, Antoni Hoffman
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 241-261
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue -- Why accept evolution? -- Background -- What do we argue about? -- The neodarwinian paradigm -- The fossil record as data on evolution -- Evolutionary inference from the fossil record -- Macroevolution -- What is macroevolution? -- Punctuated equilibrium: A multitude of interpretations -- Species as individuals: A philosophical problem -- Species selection: An explanation in search of phenomena -- Megaevolution -- Is megaevolution more than historical contingency? -- Mass extinctions: No counterargument to neodarwinism -- Biotic diversification: A dilemma of unsatisfactory data -- Epilogue -- The causal plexus of evolution
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 274 pages
Isbn
9780195044430
Lccn
88009973
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)17804435

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