The Resource The life organic : the Theoretical Biology Club and the roots of epigenetics, Erik L. Peterson, (electronic resource)

The life organic : the Theoretical Biology Club and the roots of epigenetics, Erik L. Peterson, (electronic resource)

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The life organic : the Theoretical Biology Club and the roots of epigenetics
Title
The life organic
Title remainder
the Theoretical Biology Club and the roots of epigenetics
Statement of responsibility
Erik L. Peterson
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Contributor
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Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
P@U
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Peterson, Erik L
Index
index present
LC call number
QH331
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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JSTOR
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  • Theoretical Biology Club
  • Biology
  • Epigenetics
  • NATURE
  • SCIENCE
  • SCIENCE
  • SCIENCE / General
Label
The life organic : the Theoretical Biology Club and the roots of epigenetics, Erik L. Peterson, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The first generation of organicists -- Needham's revival of mechanism -- Socrates and the principia biolog? -- The tipping point -- Waddington and the organizer -- The original Theoretical Biology Club -- Large plans versus the ultimate littleness of things -- As many opinions as there are men -- "Off in all directions like an expanding universe" -- Mechanism reduced to molecules -- The Lysenko morality tale and the epigenetic landscape -- Ernst Mayr, neo-Darwinism, and beanbag genetics -- History of science is written by the laureates -- The 1960s reincarnation of the debate -- The conventional wisdom of the dominant group, or cowdung -- Conclusion : a third way after Waddington? -- Epilogue : is modern epigenetics organic?
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822981985
Media category
computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
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not applicable
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not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt1kb9bj0
System control number
  • (OCoLC)967739488
  • (OCoLC)ocn967739488
Label
The life organic : the Theoretical Biology Club and the roots of epigenetics, Erik L. Peterson, (electronic resource)
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The first generation of organicists -- Needham's revival of mechanism -- Socrates and the principia biolog? -- The tipping point -- Waddington and the organizer -- The original Theoretical Biology Club -- Large plans versus the ultimate littleness of things -- As many opinions as there are men -- "Off in all directions like an expanding universe" -- Mechanism reduced to molecules -- The Lysenko morality tale and the epigenetic landscape -- Ernst Mayr, neo-Darwinism, and beanbag genetics -- History of science is written by the laureates -- The 1960s reincarnation of the debate -- The conventional wisdom of the dominant group, or cowdung -- Conclusion : a third way after Waddington? -- Epilogue : is modern epigenetics organic?
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780822981985
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt1kb9bj0
System control number
  • (OCoLC)967739488
  • (OCoLC)ocn967739488

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