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The Evolution of Theodosius Dobzhansky

essays on his life and thought in Russia and America

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

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  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • Dobzhansky, Theodosius Grigorievich, 1900-1975 -- Congresses.,
    • Dobzhansky, Theodosius Grigorievich, 1900-1975 -- Political and social views -- Congresses.,
    • Genetics -- History -- Congresses.,
    • Genetics -- Soviet Union -- History -- Congresses.,
    • Evolution (Biology) -- History -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMark B. Adams, editor.
      ContributionsAdams, Mark B., International Symposium on Theodosius Dobzhansky (1990 : Saint Petersburg, Russia)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQH31.D58 E96 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 249 p. :
      Number of Pages249
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1430725M
      ISBN 100691034796
      LC Control Number93042144

      The evolution of Theodosius Dobzhansky: essays on his life and thought in Russia and America by Mark B Adams (); Dobzhansky's genetics of natural populations I-XLIII by Theodosius Dobzhansky (Book); The roving naturalist: travel letters of Theodosius Dobzhansky by Theodosius Dobzhansky (Book). Featuring an introduction by Stephen Jay Gould, "Genetics and the Origin of Species" presents the first edition of Dobzhansky's groundbreaking and now classic inquiry into what has emerged as the most important single area of scientific inquiry in the twentieth century: biological theory of evolution. Genetics and the Origin of Species went through three editions (, , and ) in 5/5(1).

      About this Item: Columbia University Press, United States, Paperback. Condition: New. Columbia Classics edition. Language: English. Brand new Book. Featuring an introduction by Stephen Jay Gould, "Genetics and the Origin of Species" presents the first edition of Dobzhansky's groundbreaking and now classic inquiry into what has emerged as the most important single area of scientific. Theodosius Grygorovych Dobzhansky was a prominent geneticist and evolutionary biologist, and a central figure in the field of evolutionary biology for his work in shaping the unifying modern evolutionary synthesis. Dobzhansky was born in Ukraine (then part of Imperial Russia) and emigrated to the United States as a young man in

      Based upon these lectures, Mr. Dobzhansky's latest book, Mankind Evolving, now takes its place beside his other great a profound knowledge of the biological theory of evolution and modern genetics, Mr. Dobzhansky explores the possibilities of understanding mankind as a product of evolution and as an evolving whole. Based upon these lectures, Mr. Dobzhansky’s book, Mankind Evolving, takes its place beside his other great works. With a profound knowledge of the biological theory of evolution and modern genetics, Mr. Dobzhansky explores the possibilities of understanding mankind as a product of evolution .


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