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Evolution since Darwin : the first 150 years, edited by Michael A. Bell ... [et al.]

Label
Evolution since Darwin : the first 150 years
Title
Evolution since Darwin
Title remainder
the first 150 years
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael A. Bell ... [et al.]
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH361
LC item number
.E925 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2012 E-432
  • QH 361
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bell, Michael A
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Evolutietheorie
  • Biological Evolution
  • History, 19th Century
  • History, 20th Century
  • Evolutionslehre
  • Evolution
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Evolution
  • Anpassung
Label
Evolution since Darwin : the first 150 years, edited by Michael A. Bell ... [et al.]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Proceedings of a workshop entitled "Darwin 2009" held Nov. 4-7, 2009, at Stony Brook University to mark the bicentennial anniversary of Darwin's birth and the sesquicentennial of the publication of On the origin of species. Cf. pref
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Evolutionary biology : 150 years of progress / Douglas J. Futuyma -- Rethinking Darwin's position in the history of science / Peter J. Bowler. Commentary 1. "Where are we?" : historical reflections on evolutionary biology in the twentieth century / Vassiliki Betty Smocovitis -- The concepts of "population" and "metapopulation" in evolutionary biology and ecology / Roberta L. Millstein -- Evolutionary genetics : progresses and challenges / Jianzhi Zhang -- Natural selection and coalescent theory / John Wakeley -- On the power of comparative genomics : does conservation imply function? / Bryan Kolaczkowski and Andrew D. Kern. Commentary 2. The potential for microorganisms and experimental studies in evolutionary biology / Daniel E. Dykhuizen -- Limits on rates of adaptation : why is Darwin's machine so slow? / Mark Kirkpatrick -- Evolvability : the missing piece of the neo-Darwinian synthesis / Günter P. Wagner -- Embryos and evolution : 150 years of reciprocal illumination / Gregory A. Wray -- Tradeoffs and negative correlations in evolutionary ecology / Anurag A. Agrawal, Jeffrey K. Conner, and Sergio Rasmann -- Elucidating evolutionary mechanisms in plant-insect interactions : key residues as key innovations / May R. Berenbaum and Mary A. Schuler -- Behavioral ecology : the natural history of evolutionary theory / Hannah Kokko and Michael D. Jennions -- Understanding the Origin of species : where have we been, where are we going? / Richard G. Harrison. Commentary 3. Ecology in evolutionary biology / Mark A. McPeek -- The origin and early evolution of life : did it all start in Darwin's warm little pond? / Antonio Lazcano. Commentary 4. The genomic imprint of endosymbiosis / Christopher E. Lane. -- Adaptive radiation : the interaction of ecological opportunity, adaptation, and speciation / Jonathan B. Losos and D. Luke Mahler -- Phylogenetic progress and applications of the tree of life / David M. Hillis -- Paleontological perspectives on morphological evolution / Peter J. Wagner -- The geological history of biodiversity / Michael Foote. Commentary 5. Thinking about diversity and diversification : what if biotic history is not equilibrial? / Joel Cracraft -- Hominid paleobiology : how has Darwin done? / Tim D. White -- The Darwinian theory of human cultural evolution and gene-culture coevolution / Peter J. Richerson and Robert Boyd -- Applying evolutionary biology : from retrospective analysis to direct manipulation / Fred Gould. Commentary 6. A clade's-eye view of global climate change / Charles C. Davis, Erika J. Edwards, and Michael J. Donoghue -- Evolutionary biology : the next 150 years / Hopi E. Hoekstra. Commentary 7. Towards a more richly integrated biology / Charles R. Marshall. Commentary 8. The expansion of molecular data in evolutionary biology / Joshua S. Rest
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 688 p.
Isbn
9780878934133
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010019644
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)609544055
  • (OCoLC)ocn609544055
Label
Evolution since Darwin : the first 150 years, edited by Michael A. Bell ... [et al.]
Publication
Note
Proceedings of a workshop entitled "Darwin 2009" held Nov. 4-7, 2009, at Stony Brook University to mark the bicentennial anniversary of Darwin's birth and the sesquicentennial of the publication of On the origin of species. Cf. pref
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Evolutionary biology : 150 years of progress / Douglas J. Futuyma -- Rethinking Darwin's position in the history of science / Peter J. Bowler. Commentary 1. "Where are we?" : historical reflections on evolutionary biology in the twentieth century / Vassiliki Betty Smocovitis -- The concepts of "population" and "metapopulation" in evolutionary biology and ecology / Roberta L. Millstein -- Evolutionary genetics : progresses and challenges / Jianzhi Zhang -- Natural selection and coalescent theory / John Wakeley -- On the power of comparative genomics : does conservation imply function? / Bryan Kolaczkowski and Andrew D. Kern. Commentary 2. The potential for microorganisms and experimental studies in evolutionary biology / Daniel E. Dykhuizen -- Limits on rates of adaptation : why is Darwin's machine so slow? / Mark Kirkpatrick -- Evolvability : the missing piece of the neo-Darwinian synthesis / Günter P. Wagner -- Embryos and evolution : 150 years of reciprocal illumination / Gregory A. Wray -- Tradeoffs and negative correlations in evolutionary ecology / Anurag A. Agrawal, Jeffrey K. Conner, and Sergio Rasmann -- Elucidating evolutionary mechanisms in plant-insect interactions : key residues as key innovations / May R. Berenbaum and Mary A. Schuler -- Behavioral ecology : the natural history of evolutionary theory / Hannah Kokko and Michael D. Jennions -- Understanding the Origin of species : where have we been, where are we going? / Richard G. Harrison. Commentary 3. Ecology in evolutionary biology / Mark A. McPeek -- The origin and early evolution of life : did it all start in Darwin's warm little pond? / Antonio Lazcano. Commentary 4. The genomic imprint of endosymbiosis / Christopher E. Lane. -- Adaptive radiation : the interaction of ecological opportunity, adaptation, and speciation / Jonathan B. Losos and D. Luke Mahler -- Phylogenetic progress and applications of the tree of life / David M. Hillis -- Paleontological perspectives on morphological evolution / Peter J. Wagner -- The geological history of biodiversity / Michael Foote. Commentary 5. Thinking about diversity and diversification : what if biotic history is not equilibrial? / Joel Cracraft -- Hominid paleobiology : how has Darwin done? / Tim D. White -- The Darwinian theory of human cultural evolution and gene-culture coevolution / Peter J. Richerson and Robert Boyd -- Applying evolutionary biology : from retrospective analysis to direct manipulation / Fred Gould. Commentary 6. A clade's-eye view of global climate change / Charles C. Davis, Erika J. Edwards, and Michael J. Donoghue -- Evolutionary biology : the next 150 years / Hopi E. Hoekstra. Commentary 7. Towards a more richly integrated biology / Charles R. Marshall. Commentary 8. The expansion of molecular data in evolutionary biology / Joshua S. Rest
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 688 p.
Isbn
9780878934133
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2010019644
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)609544055
  • (OCoLC)ocn609544055

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