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The Transition to Civilization and Symbolically Stored Genomes (2003)


Description Explores living systems as “self-constructing energy users that utilize their genome as a library of information, making the genetic system just another component that adds fitness to the overall integrated unit.”

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Authors & Contributors
Boer, Bas de
Te Molder, Hedwig
Sonia N. Das
Movellan, Javier
Brenda Moore-McCann
Clementina Gily Reda
Social Studies of Science
History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences
Studi dellaportiani
Recherches de Théologie et Philosophie Médiévales
Journal of Medical Biography
University of Scranton Press
University of Chicago Press
De Gruyter Mouton
University of Minnesota
Technoscience; science and technology studies
Linguistics; philology
Visual representation; visual communication
Sottsass, Ettore, Jr.
Hayne, Johann
Onck, Andries van
Rheinberger, Hans-Jörg
Esquirol, Jean Étienne Dominique
Whorf, Benjamin
Time Periods
19th century
21st century
20th century
20th century, early
17th century
French Guiana
Olivetti S.p.A (Firm)

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