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Includes bibliographical references and index. Introduction to pattern and process perspectives / Lance Grande and Olivier Rieppel -- Pattern description, process explanation, and the history of morphological sciences / Ronald H. Brady -- Theoretical pluralism in biology, including systematics / John Beatty -- Repeating patterns in nature, predictability, and "impact" in science / Lance Grande -- Morphological and molecular inroads to phylogeny / Michael J. Novacek -- Stratocladistics: morphological and temporal patterns and their relation to phylogenetic process / Daniel C. Fisher -- The use of unconventional morphological characters in the analysis of systematic patterns and evolutionary processes / Marvalee H. Wake -- The phylogeny of development and the origin of homology / Neil H. Shubin -- Summary and comments on systematic pattern and evolutionary process / Olivier Rieppel and Lance Grande.

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  • Language: eng
  • Physical Description: viii, 298 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm.
  • Edition Info: (acid-free paper)


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