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The Resource The Dynamics of evolution : the punctuated equilibrium debate in the natural and social sciences, edited by Albert Somit and Steven A. Peterson

The Dynamics of evolution : the punctuated equilibrium debate in the natural and social sciences, edited by Albert Somit and Steven A. Peterson

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The Dynamics of evolution : the punctuated equilibrium debate in the natural and social sciences
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The Dynamics of evolution
Title remainder
the punctuated equilibrium debate in the natural and social sciences
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edited by Albert Somit and Steven A. Peterson
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eng
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index present
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non fiction
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  • Somit, Albert
  • Peterson, Steven A
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  • Sociobiology
  • Punctuated equilibrium (Evolution)
  • Evolution
  • Human evolution
  • Social evolution
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The Dynamics of evolution : the punctuated equilibrium debate in the natural and social sciences, edited by Albert Somit and Steven A. Peterson
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Publication
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"An earlier version appeared as a special issue of the Journal of social and biological structures (Academic Press) in July 1989"--Acknowl
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Punctuated Equilibrium: The View from the Elephant /Albert Somit and Steven A. Peterson -- Pt. 1. Evolutionary Change: The Debate and Its Scientific Implications -- 1. Speciational Evolution or Punctuated Equilibria / Ernst Mayr -- 2. Punctuated Equilibrium in Fact and Theory / Stephen Jay Gould --3. The Empirical Case for the Punctuational Model of Evolution / Steven M. Stanley -- 4. Punctuated Equilibria, Rates of Change, and Large-Scale Entities in Evolutionary Systems / Niles Eldredge -- 5. Twenty Years Later: Punctuated Equilibrium in Retrospect /Antoni Hoffman -- 6. Is the Theory of Punctuated Equilibria a New Paradigm? / Michael Ruse -- Pt. 2. Implications for the Behavioral Sciences: The Debate Continues -- 7. Punctuationism in Societal Evolution /Kenneth E. Boulding -- 8. The Theory of Punctuated Equilibria and Evolutionary Anthropology / Kenneth E. Boulding -- 9. Periods and Question Marks in the Punctuated Evolution of Human Social Behavior / Allan Mazur
  • 10. Evolutionary Controversy and Psychobiology /Brian A. Gladue -- 11. Catastrophe Theory, Evolutionary Extinction, and Revolutionary Politics /Glendon Schubert -- 12. Gradualism and Discontinuous Change in Evolutionary Biology and Political Philosophy / Roger D. Masters
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000008406641
Extent
vi, 325 p.;
Isbn
9780801497636
Lccn
91055569 //r94
Label
The Dynamics of evolution : the punctuated equilibrium debate in the natural and social sciences, edited by Albert Somit and Steven A. Peterson
Publication
Note
"An earlier version appeared as a special issue of the Journal of social and biological structures (Academic Press) in July 1989"--Acknowl
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Punctuated Equilibrium: The View from the Elephant /Albert Somit and Steven A. Peterson -- Pt. 1. Evolutionary Change: The Debate and Its Scientific Implications -- 1. Speciational Evolution or Punctuated Equilibria / Ernst Mayr -- 2. Punctuated Equilibrium in Fact and Theory / Stephen Jay Gould --3. The Empirical Case for the Punctuational Model of Evolution / Steven M. Stanley -- 4. Punctuated Equilibria, Rates of Change, and Large-Scale Entities in Evolutionary Systems / Niles Eldredge -- 5. Twenty Years Later: Punctuated Equilibrium in Retrospect /Antoni Hoffman -- 6. Is the Theory of Punctuated Equilibria a New Paradigm? / Michael Ruse -- Pt. 2. Implications for the Behavioral Sciences: The Debate Continues -- 7. Punctuationism in Societal Evolution /Kenneth E. Boulding -- 8. The Theory of Punctuated Equilibria and Evolutionary Anthropology / Kenneth E. Boulding -- 9. Periods and Question Marks in the Punctuated Evolution of Human Social Behavior / Allan Mazur
  • 10. Evolutionary Controversy and Psychobiology /Brian A. Gladue -- 11. Catastrophe Theory, Evolutionary Extinction, and Revolutionary Politics /Glendon Schubert -- 12. Gradualism and Discontinuous Change in Evolutionary Biology and Political Philosophy / Roger D. Masters
Control code
000008406641
Extent
vi, 325 p.;
Isbn
9780801497636
Lccn
91055569 //r94

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