Doing Biology / Edition 1

Doing Biology / Edition 1

by Joel Bartholemew Hagen

ISBN-10: 0673996387

ISBN-13: 9780673996381

Pub. Date: 01/07/1997

Publisher: Benjamin Cummings

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New Edition
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7.27(w) x 9.18(h) x 0.42(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1H. B. D. Kettlewell & the Peppered Moths1
Ch. 2Robert Whittaker & the Classification of Kingdoms11
Ch. 3Lynn Margulis & the Question of How Cells Evolved23
Ch. 4Nettie Stevens & the Problem of Sex Determination37
Ch. 5Thomas Hunt Morgan & the White-eyed Mutant48
Ch. 6Oswald Avery & the Search for the Transforming Factor60
Ch. 7Hans Krebs & the Puzzle of Cellular Respiration72
Ch. 8Peter Mitchell & How Cells Make ATP83
Ch. 9Walter Cannon & Self-Regulation in Animals95
Ch. 10Hans Selye, Hormones & Stress104
Ch. 11Christiaan Eijkman & the Cause of Beriberi116
Ch. 12Western Science, Pain, & Acupuncture128
Ch. 13Frank Macfarlane Burnet & How Animals Make Antibodies140
Ch. 14Niko Tinbergen & the Mating Behavior of Sticklebacks153
Ch. 15J. B. S. Haldane & the Evolution of the Hardy-Weinberg Model163
Ch. 16George Gaylord Simpson & the Question of Continental Drift174
Ch. 17Rachel Carson & Silent Spring185
App. ISources of Quotations197
App. IIChapter Index of Themes in Doing Biology198

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