ISBN-10:
0125964218
ISBN-13:
9780125964210
Pub. Date:
09/01/1996
Publisher:
Elsevier Science
Adaptation / Edition 1

Adaptation / Edition 1

by Michael R. Rose, George V. Lauder

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ISBN-13: 9780125964210
Publisher: Elsevier Science
Publication date: 09/01/1996
Pages: 511
Product dimensions: 1.06(w) x 7.00(h) x 10.00(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction:
M.R. Rose and G.V. Lauder, Post-Spandrel Adaptationism. Concepts and Theories of Adaptation:
R. Amundson, History and Concepts of Adapatation.
G. Lauder, The Argument from Design.
J. Seger and J.W. Stubblefield, Optimization and Adaptation.
M. Kirkpatrick, Genes and Adaptation: A Pocket Guide to the Theory. Empirical Methods for Studying Adaptation:
B. Sinervo and A. Basolo, Testing Adaptation Using PhenotypicManipulations.
J. Losos and A. Larson, Phylogenetic Systematics of Adaptation.
M.R. Rose, T.J. Nusbaum, and A.K. Chippindale, Laboratory Evolution: The Experimental Wonderland and the Cheshire Cat Syndrome.
R. Hudson, The Empirical Study of Adaptation in Natural Populations.
R. Hudson, Molecular Population Genetics of Adaptation.
M. Novacek, Paleontological Data and the Study of Adaptation. diversity of Adaptive Processes:
G. Vermeij, Resistance and Response: Adaptation and Its Implication for Individuals and Clades.
M.J. Wade, Adaptation in Subdivided Populations: Kin Selection and Interdemic Selection.
L.D. Hurst, Adaptation and Selection of Genomic Parasites.
S.A. Frank, The Design of Naturaland Artificial Adaptive Systems.
Chapter References.
Subject Index.

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