The Resource Levels of selection in evolution, Laurent Keller, editor

Levels of selection in evolution, Laurent Keller, editor

Label
Levels of selection in evolution
Title
Levels of selection in evolution
Statement of responsibility
Laurent Keller, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Evolutionary biologists have recognised that natural selection operates for the good of lower-level units (the individual, the cell, even the gene) rather than the good of the group. In this volume, 12 scientists discuss why this should be the case
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Action
committed to retain for EAST
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH375
LC item number
.L48 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Keller, Laurent
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Natural selection
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Natural selection
  • Natuurlijke selectie
  • Evolutie
  • Sélection naturelle
  • Évolution (biologie)
Label
Levels of selection in evolution, Laurent Keller, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-299) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Levels of selection: burying the units-of-selection debate and unearthing the crucial new issues / H. Kern Reeve, Laurent Keller -- Levels of selection, potential conflicts, and their resolution: the role of the "common good" / Egbert Giles Leigh, Jr. -- The first replicators / Eörs Szathmʹary -- Individuality, immortality, and sex / Richard E. Michod -- Sexual conflict in animals / Catherine M. Lessells -- Parent-offspring conflict / H. Charles J. Godfray -- Intragenomic conflict / Andrew Pomiankowski -- Dynamics of conflicts within insect societies / Laurent Keller, H. Kern Reeve -- Complexity in vertebrate societies / Dawn M. Kitchen, Craig Packer -- Conflict and cooperation in human societies / John Maynard Smith -- Laws governing species interactions? Encouragement and caution from figs and their associates / Edward Allen Herre -- Lineage selection: natural selection for long-term benefit / Leonard Nunney
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 318 pages
Isbn
9780691007038
Lccn
99022314
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)40881650
  • (OCoLC)ocm40881650
Label
Levels of selection in evolution, Laurent Keller, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [253]-299) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Levels of selection: burying the units-of-selection debate and unearthing the crucial new issues / H. Kern Reeve, Laurent Keller -- Levels of selection, potential conflicts, and their resolution: the role of the "common good" / Egbert Giles Leigh, Jr. -- The first replicators / Eörs Szathmʹary -- Individuality, immortality, and sex / Richard E. Michod -- Sexual conflict in animals / Catherine M. Lessells -- Parent-offspring conflict / H. Charles J. Godfray -- Intragenomic conflict / Andrew Pomiankowski -- Dynamics of conflicts within insect societies / Laurent Keller, H. Kern Reeve -- Complexity in vertebrate societies / Dawn M. Kitchen, Craig Packer -- Conflict and cooperation in human societies / John Maynard Smith -- Laws governing species interactions? Encouragement and caution from figs and their associates / Edward Allen Herre -- Lineage selection: natural selection for long-term benefit / Leonard Nunney
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 318 pages
Isbn
9780691007038
Lccn
99022314
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)40881650
  • (OCoLC)ocm40881650

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