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Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN10: 0262050447 ISBN13: 9780262050449 DDC: 574/.012 LCC: QH380

Notes

"A Bradford book." Includes bibliographical references and index. Species concepts and their application / Ernst Mayr -- The biological species concept : a critical evaluation / Robert Sokal and Theodore Crovello -- Differentiation of populations / Paul Ehrlich and Peter Raven -- Ecological species, multispecies, and oaks / Leigh Van Valen -- The evolutionary species concept reconsidered / Edward Wiley --Species concepts and speciation analysis / Joel Cracraft -- Species concepts : a case for pluralism / Brent Mishler and Michael Donoghue --The recognition concept of species / Hugh Paterson -- The meaning of species and speciation : a genetic perspective / Alan Templeton -- The effect of essentialism on taxonomy : two thousand years of stasis / David Hull -- Speaking of species : Darwin's strategy / John Beatty. Evolution, population thinking, and essentialism / Elliott Sober -- A radical solution to the species problem / Michael Ghiselin -- A matter of individuality / David Hull -- Species / Philip Kitcher --Biological species : natural kinds, individuals, or what? / Michael Ruse -- Species concepts, individuality, and objectivity / Michael Ghiselin --Species, higher taxa, and the units of evolution / Marc Ereshefsky.

Classification

  • LCC: QH380
  • Dewey Decimal: 574/.012

Book Details

  • Language: eng
  • Physical Description: xvii, 405 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.

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