Book ID: CBB000950264

Rebels, Mavericks, and Heretics in Biology (2008)

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Harman, Oren (Editor)
Dietrich, Michael R. (Editor)


Yale University Press


Publication Date: 2008
Physical Details: viii + 400 pp.; ill.; maps; bibl.; index
Language: English

Description Contents:


Reviewed By

Review Kingsland, Sharon (2009) Review of "Rebels, Mavericks, and Heretics in Biology". Isis: International Review Devoted to the History of Science and Its Cultural Influences (p. 634). unapi

Includes Chapters

Chapter Allen, Garland E. (2008) Rebel with Two Causes: Hans Driesch. In: Rebels, Mavericks, and Heretics in Biology (p. 37). unapi

Chapter Ruse, Michael (2008) Alfred Russel Wallace, the Discovery of Natural Selection, and the Origins of Humankind. In: Rebels, Mavericks, and Heretics in Biology (p. 20). unapi

Chapter Falk, Raphael (2008) Wilhelm Johannsen: A Rebel or a Diehard?. In: Rebels, Mavericks, and Heretics in Biology (p. 65). unapi

Chapter Tobias, Phillip V. (2008) Raymond Arthur Dart: The Man Who Unwillingly Ushered in a Revolution in the Evolution of Humankind. In: Rebels, Mavericks, and Heretics in Biology (p. 84). unapi

Chapter Harman, Oren (2008) In Weismann's Footsteps: The Cyto-Rebellion of C. D. Darlington. In: Rebels, Mavericks, and Heretics in Biology (p. 103). unapi

Chapter Dietrich, Michael R. (2008) Striking the Hornet's Nest: Richard Goldschmidt's Rejection of the Particulate Gene. In: Rebels, Mavericks, and Heretics in Biology (p. 119). unapi

Chapter Comfort, Nathaniel (2008) Rebellion and Iconoclasm in the Life and Science of Barbara McClintock. In: Rebels, Mavericks, and Heretics in Biology (p. 137). unapi

Chapter Deichmann, Ute (2008) Challenging the Protein Dogma of the Gene: Oswald T. Avery, a Revolutionary Conservative. In: Rebels, Mavericks, and Heretics in Biology (p. 154). unapi

Chapter Horder, Tim (2008) Roger Sperry and Integrative Action in the Nervous System. In: Rebels, Mavericks, and Heretics in Biology (p. 174). unapi

Chapter Harman, Oren; Dietrich, Michael R. (2008) Introduction: On Rebels, Icons, and the Value of Dissent. In: Rebels, Mavericks, and Heretics in Biology (p. 1). unapi

Chapter Hull, David L. (2008) Leon Croizat: A Radical Biogeographer. In: Rebels, Mavericks, and Heretics in Biology (p. 194). unapi

Chapter Borrello, Mark (2008) Dogma, Heresy, and Conversion: Vero Copner Wynne-Edwards's Crusade and the Levels-of-Selection Debate. In: Rebels, Mavericks, and Heretics in Biology (p. 213). unapi

Chapter Prebble, John; Weber, Bruce (2008) Peter Mitchell: Changing the Face of Bioenergetics. In: Rebels, Mavericks, and Heretics in Biology (p. 231). unapi

Chapter Kevles, Daniel J. (2008) Howard Temin: Rebel of Evidence and Reason. In: Rebels, Mavericks, and Heretics in Biology (p. 248). unapi

Chapter Crow, James F. (2008) Motoo Kimura and the Rise of Neutralism. In: Rebels, Mavericks, and Heretics in Biology (p. 265). unapi

Chapter Segerstrale, Ullica (2008) Against the Grain: The Science and Life of William D. Hamilton. In: Rebels, Mavericks, and Heretics in Biology (p. 282). unapi

Chapter Sapp, Jan (2008) The Iconoclastic Research Program of Carl Woese. In: Rebels, Mavericks, and Heretics in Biology (p. 302). unapi

Chapter Sepkoski, David (2008) Stephen Jay Gould, Darwinian Iconoclast?. In: Rebels, Mavericks, and Heretics in Biology (p. 321). unapi

Chapter Despret, Vinciane (2008) Culture and Gender Do Not Dissolve into How Scientists “Read Nature”: Thelma Rowell's Heterodoxy. In: Rebels, Mavericks, and Heretics in Biology (p. 338). unapi

Chapter Dritschilo, William (2008) Bringing Statistical Methods to Community and Evolutionary Ecology: Daniel S. Simberloff. In: Rebels, Mavericks, and Heretics in Biology (p. 356). unapi

Chapter Lewontin, R. C. (2008) Epilogue: Legitimation Is the Name of the Game. In: Rebels, Mavericks, and Heretics in Biology (p. 372). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Ana Maria Alfonso-Goldfarb
Rafael López-García
de Oliveira Andrade, Rodrigo
Martin Luck
Fattorini, Simone
Kolchinsky, Eduard I.
Journals
Journal of the History of Biology
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part C: Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Manchester Region History Review
History and Philosophy of the Life Sciences
Circumscribere: International Journal for the History of Science
Biology and Philosophy
Publishers
Pelagic Publishing
Springer International Publishing
University of Exeter (United Kingdom)
University of Exeter
Universidad de Santiago de Compostela
Thoemmes
Concepts
Biology
Controversies and disputes
Evolution
Scientists
Scientific communities; interprofessional relations
Botany
People
Darwin, Charles Robert
Owen, Richard
Huxley, Thomas Henry
Harris, Thaddeus Mason
Marshall, Arthur Milnes
Pittendrigh, Colin
Time Periods
19th century
20th century
21st century
20th century, early
Places
Spain
Great Britain
Manchester (England)
Boston (Massachusetts, U.S.)
Europe
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