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Developmental plasticity and evolution, Mary Jane West-Eberhard

Label
Developmental plasticity and evolution
Title
Developmental plasticity and evolution
Statement of responsibility
Mary Jane West-Eberhard
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
578.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH546
LC item number
.W45 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Developmental plasticity and evolution, Mary Jane West-Eberhard
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 639-743)
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Contents
  • Pt. 1. Framework for a Synthesis -- Ch. 1. Gaps and Inconsistencies in Modern Evolutionary Thought -- Ch. 2. Material for a Synthesis -- Ch. 3. Plasticity -- Ch. 4. Modularity -- Ch. 5. Development -- Ch. 6. Adaptive Evolution -- Ch. 7. Principles of Development and Evolution -- Ch. 8. Darwin's Theory of Development and Evolution -- Pt. II. The Origins of Novelty -- Ch. 9. The Nature and Analysis of Phenotypic Transitions -- Ch. 10. Duplication -- Ch. 11. Deletion -- Ch. 12. Reversion -- Ch. 13. Heterochrony -- Ch. 14. Heterotopy -- Ch. 15. Cross-Sexual Transfer -- Ch. 16. Quantitative Shifts and Correlated Change -- Ch. 17. Combinatorial Evolution at the Molecular Level -- Ch. 18. Phenotypic Recombination Due to Learning -- Ch. 19. Recurrence -- Pt. III. Alternative Phenotypes -- Ch. 20. Alternative Phenotypes as a Phase of Evolution -- Ch. 21. Divergence without Speciation -- Ch. 22. Maintenance without Equilibrium -- Ch. 23. Assessment
  • Pt. IV. Developmental Plasticity and the Major Themes of Evolutionary Biology -- Ch. 24. Gradualism -- Ch. 25. Homology -- Ch. 26. Environmental Modifications -- Ch. 27. Speciation -- Ch. 28. Adaptive Radiation -- Ch. 29. Macroevolution -- Ch. 30. Punctuation -- Ch. 31. One Final Word: Sex
Control code
000023187367
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xx, 794 p.
Isbn
9780195122350
Lccn
2001055164
Other physical details
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System control number
  • ebl422956
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