The evolution of Theodosius Dobzhansky : essays on his life and thought in Russia and America / Mark B. Adams, editor.
Contributor(s): Adams, Mark B | International Symposium on Theodosius Dobzhansky ((1990: St). Petersburg, Russia)Language: English Publisher: Princeton : Princeton University Press, 1994.Description: xi, 249p. : ill. ; 24cm.
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Selected papers from the International Symposium held in St. Petersburg, September 17-19, 1990.
Includes bibl. references.
Contents: Introduction / M.B. Adams; Theodosius Dobzhansky: a family story / Sophie Dobzhansky Coe; 1, Russian roots. Dobzhansky and Russian entomology / N.L. Krementsov; Filipchenko and Dobzhansky: issues in evolutionary genetics in the 1920s / D.A. Alexandrov; From the archives / M.B. Konashev; 2, The Morgan Lab. Theodosius Dobzhansky, the Morgan Lab and the breakdown of the naturalist/experimentalist dichotomy, 1927-1947 / Garland E. Allen; The origin of Dobzhansky's Genetics and the origin of species / W.B. Provine; Fly room west / R.E. Kohler; Dobzhansky on evolutionary dynamics / R.M. Burian; 3, The scientific legacy. Dobzhansky, Waddington and Schumalhausen: embryology and the modern synthesis / Scott F. Gilbert; Theodosius Dobzhansky remembered / Bruce Wallace; Dobzhansky, artificial life and the "larger" questions of evolution / Charles E. Taylor; 4, Dobzhansky's worldview. The evolutionary worldview / C.B. Krimbas; Dobzhansky and the biology of democracy / J. Beatty; Dobzhansky in the nature-nurture debate / Diane B. Paul; Dobzhansky and the problem of progress / M. Ruse.