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The Resource The origin of adaptations

The origin of adaptations

Label
The origin of adaptations
Title
The origin of adaptations
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Grant, Verne
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Genetics
  • Evolution
  • Adaptation, Biological
  • Biological Evolution
  • Genetics
Label
The origin of adaptations
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 571-594
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Introduction : 1. Organization and causation -- 2. The establishment of causal theories in evolutionary biology -- 3. The nature and origin of life -- 4. The course of evolution -- II. Organism and environment : 5. Adaptation -- 6. Adaptability and heredity -- III. Evolution within populations : 7. The statics and dynamics of populations -- 8. Hereditary variation -- 9. Natural selection -- 10. Levels of selections -- 11. Genetic drift -- IV. Evolution of species : 12. Population systems -- 13. Isolating mechanisms -- 14. Ecological relations between species -- 15. Evolutionary divergence -- 16. Modes of speciation -- 17. Consolidation of the sympatric species -- V. Evolution of major groups : 18. Evolutionary rates and trends -- 19. Conclusions
Control code
230803
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 606 pages
Lccn
63011695
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (part color), maps, diagrams
System control number
(WaOLN)497161
Label
The origin of adaptations
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 571-594
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
I. Introduction : 1. Organization and causation -- 2. The establishment of causal theories in evolutionary biology -- 3. The nature and origin of life -- 4. The course of evolution -- II. Organism and environment : 5. Adaptation -- 6. Adaptability and heredity -- III. Evolution within populations : 7. The statics and dynamics of populations -- 8. Hereditary variation -- 9. Natural selection -- 10. Levels of selections -- 11. Genetic drift -- IV. Evolution of species : 12. Population systems -- 13. Isolating mechanisms -- 14. Ecological relations between species -- 15. Evolutionary divergence -- 16. Modes of speciation -- 17. Consolidation of the sympatric species -- V. Evolution of major groups : 18. Evolutionary rates and trends -- 19. Conclusions
Control code
230803
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 606 pages
Lccn
63011695
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (part color), maps, diagrams
System control number
(WaOLN)497161

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