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Main Title From Gaia to selfish genes : selected writings in the life sciences /
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Barlow, Connie C.
Publisher MIT Press,
Year Published 1991
OCLC Number 22491247
ISBN 0262023237; 9780262023238
Subjects Biology--Philosophy. ; Biology--Research. ; Biowissenschaften ; Aufsatzsammlung ; Biologie--Philosophie ; Biologie--Recherche
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EKBM  QH331.F88 1991 Research Triangle Park Library/RTP, NC 04/02/2004
Collation 273 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-256) and index.
Contents Notes
Mother Earth: myth or science? / James Lovelock, Lawrence E. Joseph -- The search for Gaia / Richard Monastersky, Francesca Lyman, W. Ford Doolittle -- Philosophical musings / Lewis Thomas, Gary Snyder, Joseph Campbell with Bill Moyers, James Lovelock -- Lynn Margulis: vindicated heretic / Jeanne McDermott -- Microcosmos / Lynn Margulis, Dorion Sagan -- Blurred bounds of individuality / Julian Huxley, Leo W. Buss -- Holons and hierarchy theory / Arthur Koestler -- Birth of general systems theory / Gerald Weinberg, Ludwig von Bertalanffy -- The prisoner's dilemma / Robert Axelrod, Douglas Hofstadter -- Game theory and biology / Robert Axelrod with William D. Hamilton -- From ants to anthropology: E.O. Wilson / Robert Wright -- Introducing a new science / Edward O. Wilson, Richard D. Alexander -- Not in our genes / Richard C. Lewontin, Steven Rose, Leon J. Kamin, Philip Kitcher, Ashley Montagu -- Nature red in tooth and claw / Richard Dawkins -- Evolution of consciousness / Richard Dawkins -- Junk DNA and other evidence / W. Ford Doolittle, Carmen Sapienza, Leslie Orgel, Francis Crick, David Hull -- The debates continue / W. Ford Doolittle, Lynn Margulis, John Maynard Smith, Dorion Sagan, Edward O. Wilson, Robert Wright.