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Heredity explored : between public domain and experimental science, 1850-1930 / edited by Staffan Müller-Wille and Christina Brandt.

Publication:
Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, [2016]
Series:
Transformations (M.I.T. Press)
Transformations : studies in the history of science and technology
Format/Description:
Book
viii, 472 pages ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Heredity -- History -- 19th century.
Heredity -- History -- 20th century.
Genetics -- History -- 19th century.
Genetics -- History -- 20th century.
Genetics.
Heredity.
Medical subjects:
Genetics -- history.
History, 19th Century.
History, 20th Century.
Form/Genre:
History.
Contents:
From heredity to genetics : political, medical, and agro-industrial contexts / by Staffan Müller-Wille and Christina Brandt
The bachelor : a case of failed generativity in nineteenth-century literature and science / by Ulrike Vedder
Eugenics without eugenists? : Anglo-American critiques of cousin marriage in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries / by Diane B. Paul and Hamish G. Spencer
Asylums of hereditary research in the efficient modern state / by Theodore M. Porter
The emancipatory power of heredity : anthropological discourse and Jewish integration in Germany, 1892-1935 / by Veronika Lipphardt
Heredity before genetics / by Hans-Jürg Rheinberger and Staffan Müller-Wille
Natural selection, regression, and heredity in Darwinian and post-Darwinian evolutionary theory / by Jean Gayon
Concepts of gender difference in genetics / by Helga Satzinger
Pure lines as industrial simulacra : a cultural history of genetics from Darwin to Johannsen / by Christophe Bonneuil
Message in a bottle : the business of vaccines and the nature of heredity after 1880 / by Andrew Mendelsohn
Clonal patents : a convergence of heredity and invention / by Alain Pottage
The prenatal : contingencies of procreation and transmission in the nineteenth and early twentieth century / by Caroline Arni
The hereditary transmission of human pathologies between 1900 and 1940 : the good reasons not to become "Mendelian" / by Jean-Paul Gaudilliüre and Ilana Loewy
In search of the ideal population : the study of human heredity before and after the Mendelian break / by Bernd Gausemeier
Revisiting the origin of genetics / by Staffan Müller-Wille and Marsha Richmond
Transatlantic mutants : evolution, epistemics, and the engineering of variation 1903-1930 / by Luis Campos and Alexander von Schwerin
"Pure lines" in the laboratory : protozoa as research models in early twentieth century heredity studies / by Christina Brandt and Judy Johns Schloegel.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Müller-Wille, Staffan, 1964- editor.
Brandt, Christina, editor.
ISBN:
9780262034432 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0262034433 (hardcover : alk. paper)
OCLC:
925266399
Publisher Number:
40026238058
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