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|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Marc Kirschner; John Gerhart
|ISBN:||0300108656 9780300108651 0300119771 9780300119770|
|Description:||xiii, 314 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm|
|Contents:||Introduction : a clock on the heath --
The sources of variation --
Conserved cells, divergent organisms --
Physiological adaptability and evolution --
Weak regulatory linkage --
Exploratory behavior --
Invisible anatomy --
Facilitated variation --
Is life plausible? --
|Responsibility:||Marc W. Kirschner and John C. Gerhart ; illustrated by John Norton.|
"'intriguing and compelling... highly recommended... an insightful look at an important area of scientific work' John Gribbin, The Independent '... challenging and provocative.' Michael Le Page, New
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Facilitated Variation completes Theory of Evolution
<div> This book, along with Sean Carroll's *Endless Forms Most Beautiful*, was one of the best popular explanations of the new synthesis coming out of the evo devo movement. (According to other, much more knowledgeable reviewers...
This book, along with Sean Carroll's *Endless Forms Most Beautiful*, was one of the best popular explanations of the new synthesis coming out of the evo devo movement. (According to other, much more knowledgeable reviewers...
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