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The Resource Eternal ephemera : adaptation and the origin of species, from the nineteenth century through punctuated equilibria and beyond, Niles Eldredge

Eternal ephemera : adaptation and the origin of species, from the nineteenth century through punctuated equilibria and beyond, Niles Eldredge

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Eternal ephemera : adaptation and the origin of species, from the nineteenth century through punctuated equilibria and beyond
Title
Eternal ephemera
Title remainder
adaptation and the origin of species, from the nineteenth century through punctuated equilibria and beyond
Statement of responsibility
Niles Eldredge
Title variation
Adaptation and the origin of species, from the nineteenth century through punctuated equilibria and beyond
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Author
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Language
eng
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Eldredge, Niles
Dewey number
576.8/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
  • QH380
  • QH398
LC item number
  • .E43 2015
  • .E43 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Darwin, Charles
  • Darwin, Charles
  • Species
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Adaptation (Biology)
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Punctuated equilibrium (Evolution)
  • Emergence (Philosophy)
  • Complexity (Philosophy)
  • Darwin, Charles
  • SCIENCE / Life Sciences / Biology / General
  • Adaptation (Biology)
  • Complexity (Philosophy)
  • Emergence (Philosophy)
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Punctuated equilibrium (Evolution)
  • Species
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Eternal ephemera : adaptation and the origin of species, from the nineteenth century through punctuated equilibria and beyond, Niles Eldredge
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Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-366) and index
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
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  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
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  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
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  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction : approaching adaptation and the origin of species -- Part I. Birth of modern evolutionary theory. 1 The advent of the modern fauna : on the births and deaths of species, 1801-1831 ; 2. Darwin and the Beagle : experimenting with transmutation, 1831-1836 ; 3. Enter adaptation, and the conflict between isolation and gradual adaptive change, 1836-1859 -- Part II. Rebellion and reinvention : the taxic perspective, 1935-. 4. Species and speciation reconsidered, 1935- ; 5. Punctuated equilibria : speciation and stasis in paleontology, 1968- ; 6. Speciation and adaptation : large-scale patterns in the evolution of life, 1972-
Control code
891001379
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 376 pages
Isbn
9780231153164
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014022519
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40024639792
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)891001379
Label
Eternal ephemera : adaptation and the origin of species, from the nineteenth century through punctuated equilibria and beyond, Niles Eldredge
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 333-366) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
  • cartographic image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
  • cri
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction : approaching adaptation and the origin of species -- Part I. Birth of modern evolutionary theory. 1 The advent of the modern fauna : on the births and deaths of species, 1801-1831 ; 2. Darwin and the Beagle : experimenting with transmutation, 1831-1836 ; 3. Enter adaptation, and the conflict between isolation and gradual adaptive change, 1836-1859 -- Part II. Rebellion and reinvention : the taxic perspective, 1935-. 4. Species and speciation reconsidered, 1935- ; 5. Punctuated equilibria : speciation and stasis in paleontology, 1968- ; 6. Speciation and adaptation : large-scale patterns in the evolution of life, 1972-
Control code
891001379
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 376 pages
Isbn
9780231153164
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2014022519
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40024639792
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, portraits
System control number
(OCoLC)891001379

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