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Acquiring genomes : a theory of the origins of species / Lynn Margulis and Dorion Sagan.

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Acquiring genomes : a theory of the origins of species / Lynn Margulis and Dorion Sagan.

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Acquiring genomes : a theory of the origins of species / Lynn Margulis and Dorion Sagan.

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Acquiring genomes : a theory of the origins of species / Lynn Margulis and Dorion Sagan.

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New York, NY : Basic Books, 2002.

Date

2002.

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T0360676

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74VvxxQ3z2dg

Language

English

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Contents

xvi, 240 p. : ill. ; 25 cm. Foreword / Ernst Mayr -- Pt. 1. The Evolutionary Imperative -- 1. Darwinism Not Neodarwinism -- 2. Darwin's Dilemma -- 3. Relative Individuality -- 4. The Natural Selector -- 5. Principles of Evolutionary Novelty -- Pt. 2. The Microbe in Evolution -- 6. Species and Cells...

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Publisher

New York, NY : Basic Books, 2002.

Edition

1st ed.

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Summary

"The result of thirty years of delving into a vast, mostly arcane literature, this is the first book to go beyond - and reveal the severe limitations of - the dogmatic thinking that has dominated evolutionary biology for almost three generations. Lynn Margulis, whom E. O. Wilson called "one of the most successful synthetic thinkers in modern biology," and her co-author Dorion Sagan have written a comprehensive and scientifically supported presentation of a theory that di...

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Acquiring genomes : a theory of the origins of species / Lynn Margulis and Dorion Sagan.

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General note

Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-223) and index.

State Reference Library copy: transferred from 576.86/3.

Date Published

2002.

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T0360676

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74VvxxQ3z2dg

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ISBN

0465043925

9780465043910 (hardcover : alk. paper)

0465043917 (hardcover : alk. paper)

9780465043927

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576.86

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991016906069702626

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