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Böcker av Stephen Jay Gould

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  1. The Mismeasure of Man

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    Häftad. Engelska, 1996, ISBN 9780393314250

    When published in 1981, The Mismeasure of Man was immediately hailed as a masterwork, the ringing answer to those who would classify people, rank them according to their supposed genetic gifts and limits. And yet the idea of innate limits-of biolo...

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  2. The Richness of Life

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    Häftad. Engelska, 2007, ISBN 9780099488675

    There aren't many scientists famous enough in their lifetime to be canonized by the US Congress as one of America's 'living legends'. Yet few would have grudged this accolade to Stephen Jay Gould, whose writings on history - both of the natural wo...

    142 kr
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  3. Ever since Darwin

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    Häftad. Engelska, 1992, ISBN 9780393308181

    More than any other modern scientist, Stephen Jay Gould has opened up to millions the wonders of evolutionary biology. His genius as an essayist lies in his unmatched ability to use his knowledge of the world, including popular culture, to illumin...

    148 kr
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  4. Ontogeny and Phylogeny

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    Häftad. Engelska, 1990, ISBN 9780674639416

    Ontogeny recapitulates phylogeny was Haeckel's answer--the wrong one--to the most vexing question of nineteenth-century biology: what is the relationship between individual development (ontogeny) and the evolution of species and lineages (phylogen...

    359 kr
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  5. Times Arrow Times Cycle

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    Häftad. Engelska, 1988, ISBN 9780674891999

    Gould's subject is nothing less than geology's signal contribution to human thought--the discovery of deep time, a history so ancient that we can best comprehend it as metaphor.

    374 kr
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  6. Wonderful Life

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    Häftad. Engelska, 2000, ISBN 9780099273455

    'A masterpiece of analysis and imagination...It centres on a sensational discovery in the field of palaeontology - the existence, in the Burgess Shale...of 530-million-year-old fossils unique in age, preservation and diversity...With skill and pas...

    142 kr
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  7. Rocks of Ages

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    Häftad. Engelska, 2002, ISBN 9780099284529

    Writing with characteristic bracing intelligence and clarity, Gould sheds new light on a dilemma that has plagued thinking people since the Renaissance. Instead of having to choose between science and religion, Gould asks, why not opt for the gold...

    126 kr
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  8. The Lying Stones of Marrakech

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    Häftad. Engelska, 2001, ISBN 9780099285830

    Stephen Jay Gould's writing remains the modern standard by which popular science writing is judged. Ever since the late 1970s up until till his death in 2002, his monthly essay in Natural History and his full-length books bridged the yawning gap b...

    136 kr
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  9. Leonardo's Mountain of Clams and the Diet of Worms

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    Häftad. Engelska, 1999, ISBN 9780099289241

    Stephen Jay Gould's writing remains the modern standard by which popular science writing is judged. Ever since the last 1970s, his monthly essay in Natural History and his full-length books have bridged the yawning gap between science and the wide...

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  10. The Hedgehog, the Fox and the Magister's Pox

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    Häftad. Engelska, 2004, ISBN 9780099440826

    Completed shortly before his death, this is the last work of science from the most celebrated popular science writer in the world. In characteristic form, Gould weaves the ideas of some of Western society's greatest thinkers, from Bacon to Galileo...

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  11. Eight Little Piggies

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    Häftad. Engelska, 2007, ISBN 9780099507444

    No one illuminates the wonderful workings of the natural world as perceptively and enjoyably as Stephen Jay Gould. In this volume of reflections on biology, history and culture, Gould addresses the burning issues of ecological crisis and contempor...

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  12. I Have Landed

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    Häftad. Engelska, 2003, ISBN 9780099749714

    Stephen Jay Gould's writing remains the modern standard by which popular science writing is judged. Throughout his work Gould has developed a distinctive and personal form of essay to treat great scientific issues in the context of biography. With...

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  13. Questioning the Millennium

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    Häftad. Engelska, 1998, ISBN 9780099765813

    Stephen Jay Gould examines the phenomenon of the millennium. He looks at the origins of the term in the Biblical prophecies of the Book of Revelation - if the six ages of man date from 4000BC, will 2000AD signify the end of time? Gould describes h...

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  14. Bully for Brontosaurus

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    Häftad. Engelska, 2001, ISBN 9780099893509

    This text is a metaphor for the way individuals and unpredictable events influence history. In response history, suggests the author, is the best model for evolution. The author explores the science of improbable outcomes in this wide ranging book...

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  15. Life's Grandeur

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    Häftad. Engelska, 1997, ISBN 9780099893608

    In his characteristically iconoclastic and original way, Stephen Jay Gould argues that progress and increasing complexity are not inevitable features of the evolution of life on Earth. Further, if we wish to see grandeur in life, we must discard o...

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  16. Richness of Life

    av Stephen Jay Gould, Paul McGarr

    Inbunden (Hardback). Engelska, 2006, ISBN 9780224076074

    There aren't many scientists famous enough in their lifetime to be canonized by the US Congress as one of America's 'living legends'. It is still more unlikely that the title should have been conferred on a man regarded by many in the US as a noto...

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  17. Rocks of Ages

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    E-bok. Engelska, 2011, ISBN 9780307801418

    People of good will wish to see science and religion at peace. . . . I do not see how science and religion could be unified, or even synthesized, under any common scheme of explanation or analysis; but I also do not understand why the two enterpri...

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  18. Man's Place in Nature

    av Thomas H Huxley, Stephen Jay Gould

    E-bok. Engelska, 2012, ISBN 9780307824059

    Thomas H. Huxley was one of the first supporters of Charles Darwins theory of evolution by natural selection, and he did more than any other writer to advance its acceptance among scientists and nonscientists alike. His most famous book, Mans Plac...

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  19. Rocks of Ages: Science and Religion in the Fullness of Life

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    Häftad. Engelska, 2002, ISBN 9780345450401

    Writing with bracing intelligence and clarity, Stephen Jay Gould sheds new light on a dilemma that has plagued thinking people since the Renaissance--the apparent schism between science and religion.

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  20. The Flamingo's Smile

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    Häftad. Engelska, 1987, ISBN 9780393303759

    Evolutionary theory is the theme that binds together these essays on such seemingly disparate topics as the feeding habits of flamingos, flowers and snails that change from male to female and sometimes back again, and the extinction from baseball ...

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  21. An Urchin in the Storm

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    Häftad. Engelska, 1988, ISBN 9780393305371

    Ranging as far as the fox and as deep as the hedgehog (the urchin of his title), Stephen Jay Gould expands on geology, biological determinism, "cardboard Darwinism," and evolutionary theory in this sparkling collection.

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  22. Wonderful Life

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    Häftad. Engelska, 1991, ISBN 9780393307009

    "Gould has brought to light one of the least known but most spectacular paleontological discoveries of all time… .a brilliant tapestry."--Martin Gardner The Burgess Shale is a small limestone quarry formed 530 million years ago. In ...

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  23. The Panda's Thumb

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    Häftad. Engelska, 1992, ISBN 9780393308198

    With sales of well over one million copies in North America alone, the commercial success of Gould's books now matches their critical acclaim. Reissued in a larger format, with a handsome new cover, The Panda's Thumb will introduce a new generatio...

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  24. Bully for Brontosaurus

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    Häftad. Engelska, 1992, ISBN 9780393308570

    From his bestseller Wonderful Life to his splendid essays on endlessly interesting variations of evolution, Gould has raised the art of scientific writing to new heights. "Whether his topic is typewriter design, the technical triumph of Voyag...

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  25. Hen's Teeth and Horse's Toes

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    Häftad. Engelska, 1994, ISBN 9780393311037

    Over a century after Darwin published the Origin of Species, Darwinian theory is in a "vibrantly healthy state," writes Stephen Jay Gould, its most engaging and illuminating exponent. Exploring the "peculiar and mysterious particula...

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  26. Eight Little Piggies - Reflections in Natural History (Paper)

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    Häftad. Engelska, 1994, ISBN 9780393311396

    If Stephen Jay Gould did not exist it would hardly be possible to invent him. Who else among scientists who write reaches so far or grasps so surely the "pretty pebbles" that together make up the amplitude of life? Eight Little Piggies i...

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  27. Triumph and Tragedy in Mudville

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    Häftad. Engelska, 2004, ISBN 9780393325577

    Science meets sport in this vibrant collection of baseball essays by the late evolutionary biologist.Among Stephen Jay Gould's many gifts was his ability to write eloquently about baseball, his great passion. Through the years, the renowned paleon...

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  28. The Structure of Evolutionary Theory

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    Inbunden (Hardback). Engelska, 2002, ISBN 9780674006133

    This volume describes the content and discusses the history and origins of the three core commitments of Darwinism, examines the three critiques that challenge this Darwinian edifice and proposes a system for integrating these commitments and crit...

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  29. Punctuated Equilibrium

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    Häftad. Engelska, 2007, ISBN 9780674024441

    In 1972, Stephen Jay Gould took the scientific world by storm with his paper on punctuated equilibrium, written with Niles Eldredge. Challenging a core assumption of Darwin's theory of evolution, it launched the career of one of the most influenti...

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  30. Punctuated Equilibrium

    av Stephen Jay Gould

    E-bok. Engelska, 2009, ISBN 9780674037847

    In 1972 Stephen Jay Gould took the scientific world by storm with his paper on punctuated equilibrium. Challenging a core assumption of Darwin's theory of evolution, it launched the controversial idea that the majority of species originates in geo...

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