The Resource On the origin of species by means of natural selection : or, The Preservation of favoured races in the struggle for life, Charles Darwin

On the origin of species by means of natural selection : or, The Preservation of favoured races in the struggle for life, Charles Darwin

Label
On the origin of species by means of natural selection : or, The Preservation of favoured races in the struggle for life
Title
On the origin of species by means of natural selection
Title remainder
or, The Preservation of favoured races in the struggle for life
Statement of responsibility
Charles Darwin
Title variation
Preservation of favoured races in the struggle for life
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
REDDC
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1809-1882
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Darwin, Charles
Index
no index present
LC call number
QH365
LC item number
.O2 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Natural selection
  • Evolution
  • SCIENCE
  • Evolution
  • Natural selection
Label
On the origin of species by means of natural selection : or, The Preservation of favoured races in the struggle for life, Charles Darwin
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Cover title: On the origin of species
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Charles Darwin""; ""CONTENTS""; ""AN HISTORICAL SKETCH OF THE PROGRESS OF OPINION""; ""INTRODUCTION""; ""CHAPTER I: VARIATION UNDER DOMESTICATION""; "" Causes of Variability 21""; "" Effects of Habit 24""; "" Correlation of Growth 24""; "" Inheritance 26""; "" Character of Domestic Varieties 27""; "" Difficulty of distinguishing between Varieties and Species 28""; "" Origin of Domestic Varieties from one or more Species 29""; "" Domestic Pigeons, their Differences and Origin 31""; "" Principle of Selection anciently followed, its Effects 39""
  • "" Methodical and Unconscious Selection 42"""" Unknown Origin of our Domestic Productions 47""; "" Circumstances favourable to Man's power of Selection 48""; ""CHAPTER II: VARIATION UNDER NATURE""; "" Variability 52""; "" Individual differences 52""; "" Doubtful species 53""; "" Wide ranging, much diffused, and common species vary most 58""; "" Species of the larger genera in any country vary more than the species of the smaller genera 59""; "" Many of the species of the larger genera resemble varieties 61""; ""CHAPTER III: STRUGGLE FOR EXISTENCE""
  • "" Bears on natural selection 65"""" The term used in a wide sense 66""; "" Geometrical powers of increase 66""; "" Rapid increase of naturalised animals and plants 67""; "" Nature of the checks to increase 69""; "" Competition universal 70""; "" Effects of climate 71""; "" Protection from the number of individuals 72""; "" Complex relations of all animals and plants throughout nature 72""; "" Struggle for life most severe between individuals and varieties of the same species 76""; "" The relation of organism to organism the most important of all relations 77""
  • ""CHAPTER IV: NATURAL SELECTION"""" Natural Selection 81""; "" its power compared with man's selection 82""; "" its power on characters of trifling importance 83""; "" its power at all ages and on both sexes 85""; "" Sexual Selection 86""; "" On the generality of intercrosses between individuals of the same species 92""; "" Circumstances favourable and unfavourable to Natural Selection, namely, intercrossing, isolation, number of individuals 97""; "" Slow action 102""; "" Extinction caused by Natural Selection 103""
  • "" Divergence of Character, related to the diversity of inhabitants 104"""" Action of Natural Selection, through Divergence of Character and Extinction 106""; "" Explains the Grouping of all organic beings 116""; ""CHAPTER V: LAWS OF VARIATION""; "" Effects of external conditions 122""; "" Use and disuse, combined with natural selection; organs of flight and of vision 123""; "" Acclimatisation 127""; "" Correlation of growth 130""; "" Compensation and economy of growth 133""; "" False correlations 134""
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (419 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781901843491
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Hein Online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)70738514
  • (OCoLC)ocm70738514
Label
On the origin of species by means of natural selection : or, The Preservation of favoured races in the struggle for life, Charles Darwin
Publication
Note
Cover title: On the origin of species
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Charles Darwin""; ""CONTENTS""; ""AN HISTORICAL SKETCH OF THE PROGRESS OF OPINION""; ""INTRODUCTION""; ""CHAPTER I: VARIATION UNDER DOMESTICATION""; "" Causes of Variability 21""; "" Effects of Habit 24""; "" Correlation of Growth 24""; "" Inheritance 26""; "" Character of Domestic Varieties 27""; "" Difficulty of distinguishing between Varieties and Species 28""; "" Origin of Domestic Varieties from one or more Species 29""; "" Domestic Pigeons, their Differences and Origin 31""; "" Principle of Selection anciently followed, its Effects 39""
  • "" Methodical and Unconscious Selection 42"""" Unknown Origin of our Domestic Productions 47""; "" Circumstances favourable to Man's power of Selection 48""; ""CHAPTER II: VARIATION UNDER NATURE""; "" Variability 52""; "" Individual differences 52""; "" Doubtful species 53""; "" Wide ranging, much diffused, and common species vary most 58""; "" Species of the larger genera in any country vary more than the species of the smaller genera 59""; "" Many of the species of the larger genera resemble varieties 61""; ""CHAPTER III: STRUGGLE FOR EXISTENCE""
  • "" Bears on natural selection 65"""" The term used in a wide sense 66""; "" Geometrical powers of increase 66""; "" Rapid increase of naturalised animals and plants 67""; "" Nature of the checks to increase 69""; "" Competition universal 70""; "" Effects of climate 71""; "" Protection from the number of individuals 72""; "" Complex relations of all animals and plants throughout nature 72""; "" Struggle for life most severe between individuals and varieties of the same species 76""; "" The relation of organism to organism the most important of all relations 77""
  • ""CHAPTER IV: NATURAL SELECTION"""" Natural Selection 81""; "" its power compared with man's selection 82""; "" its power on characters of trifling importance 83""; "" its power at all ages and on both sexes 85""; "" Sexual Selection 86""; "" On the generality of intercrosses between individuals of the same species 92""; "" Circumstances favourable and unfavourable to Natural Selection, namely, intercrossing, isolation, number of individuals 97""; "" Slow action 102""; "" Extinction caused by Natural Selection 103""
  • "" Divergence of Character, related to the diversity of inhabitants 104"""" Action of Natural Selection, through Divergence of Character and Extinction 106""; "" Explains the Grouping of all organic beings 116""; ""CHAPTER V: LAWS OF VARIATION""; "" Effects of external conditions 122""; "" Use and disuse, combined with natural selection; organs of flight and of vision 123""; "" Acclimatisation 127""; "" Correlation of growth 130""; "" Compensation and economy of growth 133""; "" False correlations 134""
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (419 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781901843491
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
Hein Online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)70738514
  • (OCoLC)ocm70738514

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