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Papers, 1946, 1974-1979.

Author: Ernst Mayr
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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This collection includes documents (correspondence, drafts of talks, personal data sheets) relating to the Conference on Evolutionary Synthesis, which met in Boston in May and October 1974, and was sponsored by the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. There is background material on the organization of the conference, as well as correspondence, especially with William B. Provine, on the editing and publication of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Drafts (preliminary versions)
Named Person: Ernest Boesiger; Ralph E Cleland; C D Darlington; Theodosius Dobzhansky; E B Ford; Bernhard Rensch; Edmund W Sinnott; G Ledyard Stebbins; N V Timofeev-Resovskiĭ; Alexander Weinstein; William B Provine; Charles William Metz; H J Muller; Julian Huxley; I Michael Lerner; Richard C Lewontin; Ernst Mayr
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Ernst Mayr
OCLC Number: 173465832
Description: ca. 700 items.

Abstract:

This collection includes documents (correspondence, drafts of talks, personal data sheets) relating to the Conference on Evolutionary Synthesis, which met in Boston in May and October 1974, and was sponsored by the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. There is background material on the organization of the conference, as well as correspondence, especially with William B. Provine, on the editing and publication of the proceedings (Mayr and Provine, eds., "The Evolutionary Synthesis ..." 1980).

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