WorldCat Identities

Maddox, John 1925-2009

Overview
Works: 118 works in 227 publications in 6 languages and 5,694 library holdings
Genres: History  Miscellanea  Directories  Drama  Registers  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Juvenile works  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Host, Translator, Author of introduction, Speaker, Editor, Compiler, Performer
Classifications: Q180.55.D57, 500
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Maddox
What remains to be discovered : mapping the secrets of the universe, the origins of life, and the future of the human race by John Maddox ( Book )
26 editions published between 1997 and 1999 in English and held by 1,670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book discusses new areas in physics, intelligence, health, biology, and global catastrophe
The doomsday syndrome by John Maddox ( Book )
19 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 1,482 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The author is editor of the scientific journal Nature and discusses all the fashionable topics which bring forth today's "prophets of doom". Without minimising these dangers he warns against the greater dangers of unbridled pessimism and offers us some hope
Beyond the energy crisis by John Maddox ( Book )
10 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 805 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The spread of nuclear weapons by Leonard Beaton ( Book )
14 editions published between 1962 and 1976 in English and Italian and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Revolution in biology by John Maddox ( Book )
6 editions published between 1964 and 1965 in English and Undetermined and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the development of molecular biology and discusses the implications of its discoveries on genetics and the treatment of diseases
Prospects for nuclear proliferation by John Maddox ( Book )
11 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Evolution of Darwin ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1982 and 2004 in English and held by 58 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides an introduction to the evidence for and against the Darwinian view of the origin of species
Was zu entdecken bleibt : über die Geheimnisse des Universums, den Ursprung des Lebens und die Zukunft der Menschheit by John Maddox ( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in German and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Walk by faith ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The story of one woman's spiritual struggle to find the right man. Pamela, longing for the marriage of her dreams, suddenly leaves her husband-to-be at the altar. Her family prods her to get married and produce some children. After Pamela meets her second suitor, Pastor Brown, she soon discovers he won't allow her to pursue her dream of singing in jazz clubs. In the end, Pamela must listen to her heart when getting married to Mr. Right
Ke xue bing wei zhong jie by Ma du ke si ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in Chinese and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Richmond directory, register and almanac, for the year 1819 by John Maddox ( Book )
3 editions published in 1819 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wat we nog niet weten : grote vragen in de wetenschap by John Maddox ( Book )
1 edition published in 1999 in Dutch and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Overzicht van de huidige stand van de natuurwetenschap, met speciale aandacht voor de nog bestaande kennisleemtes daarin
The origins of Darwin's theory ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2005 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sir Andrew Huxley describes Darwin's motivations, discoveries, and search for a logical theory to explain his observations of geological and biological evidence in South America, focusing on Darwin's importance as the first to present strong, scientific evidence for descent with modification and to posit a plausible mechanism for its occurrence, namely natural selection
Lo que queda por descubrir : una incursión en los problemas aún no resueltos por la ciencia, desde el origen de la vida hasta el futuro de la humanidad by John Maddox ( Book )
3 editions published in 1999 in Spanish and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Las grandes preguntas de la ciencia by Harriet Swain ( Book )
4 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in Spanish and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The theory of inheritance ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1992 and 2004 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maynard Smith explains Lamarck's theory of the inheritance of acquired characteristics, Weismann's theory of separate inheritance lines of germ and soma, Mendel's experiments, and the discovery of the role of DNA in the transmission of genetic information
A history of mechanics by René Dugas ( Book )
3 editions published between 1955 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The evidence for evolution the record in the rocks ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An introduction to the theory of evolution and the evidence supporting it. Motion video and graphics present evidence from the fossil record, comparative anatomy, embrology, and geography. Evolution and natural selection are illustrated with present day examples
Darwin's theory today ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ernst Mayr examines the modifications and adaptations to Darwin's theory of natural selection to determine whether resulting synthesis is still Darwin's theory
Was zu entdecken bleibt : über die Geheimnisse des Universums, des Ursprung des Lebens und die Zukunft der Menschen by John Maddox ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in German and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Maddox, J. R.
Maddox, John.
Maddox, John, 1925-
Maddox, John, 1925-2009
Maddox, John Royden, 1925-
Maddox, John Royden, 1925-2009
マドックス, ジョン
Languages
English (104)
Spanish (7)
German (6)
Chinese (1)
Italian (1)
Dutch (1)
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