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The triumph of the embryo

Lewis Wolpert

The triumph of the embryo

by Lewis Wolpert

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Embryology, Human -- Popular works

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLewis Wolpert ; with illustrations by Debra Skinner.
    GenrePopular works
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 211 p. :
    Number of Pages211
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22848830M
    ISBN 100198542437, 0198547994
    LC Control Number93067343

    Lewis Wolpert CBE FRS FRSL FMedSci (born 19 October ) is a South African-born British developmental biologist, author, and t is recognized for his work on the intracellular positional information that guides cellular development. In addition, he has published several popular science mater: University of Witwatersrand, .   Holmes’ book provides a detailed account of Benzer’s early work on phage genetics and in particular his incredibly clever approach to map genes. Weiner’s excellent book provides a superb account of Benzer’s later work (and the work of his scientific ‘offspring’) using Drosophila to study the genetic basis of behaviour.

    The Triumph of the Embryo. $ + $ Shipping. Embryo-toxic effects of lead nitrate of the African catfish by Alaa New,, $ Good: A book that has been read but is in good condition. Very minimal damage to the cover including scuff marks, but no holes or tears. The dust jacket for hard covers may not be Rating: % positive. Condition: Good. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has soft covers. With usual stamps and markings, In good all round condition. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the actual item,grams, ISBN Seller Inventory #

      America grows from embryo to newborn, nurtured by an international cast of characters. With European explorers, Native Americans and African slaves converging on North America over a short period of time, the history of the not-yet–United States reads like a multicultural history of the world, which is just how Polk (Understanding Iraq, , etc.) presents it in this concise narrative.   Embryology, Epigenesis, and Evolution Taking Development Seriously by Jason Scott Robert Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp. $60, £ ISBN Studies in Philosophy and Biology. Embryology, Epigenesis, and Evolution is a book on a scientific topic written by a philosopher. The author addresses the explanation of organismal development and the role of Cited by: 2.


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The Triumph of the Embryo Paperback – December 9, by Dr. Lewis Wolpert PhD (Author) out of 5 stars 6 ratings/5(6). To Wolpert, the triumph of the embryo is its ability to exploit with brilliant success a group of basic, elegant, and universal mechanisms in order to develop into a fully formed creature--no matter if it's to become a hydra or a horse.4/5.

The Paperback of the The Triumph of the Embryo by Lewis Wolpert PhD at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more!Pages: Addressing the mysteries that face modern biologists—and all of mankind—The Triumph of the Embryo is a "fascinating read for anyone curious about the replication and development of life"—(Science News).

A new preface has been provided by the author. Now, in The Triumph of the Embryo, biologist Lewis Wolpert answers these and other questions in a lucid tour of embryology, which offers the latest theories in this fascinating field.

Filled with rich and unusual examples, metaphors, and descriptions, Wolpert moves beyond his overall narrative to discuss the many issues it raises, such as aging, cancer, regeneration, and evolution/5(22).

The Triumph of the Embryo by Lewis Wolpert. Oxford University Press. Paperback. GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading.

May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, that’ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library.

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By Robert J. Richards. University of Cited by: 5. "Embryo" is a medical mystery with a side of romance. The story does contain medical jargon; however, it is fairly well explained even for the layperson. Story pace starts off normal then accelerates with the action/5.

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The triumph of the embryo. [L Wolpert] -- An examination of embryology written for the non-specialist, explaining the most fundamental and important biological questions of.

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The book starts with a revised history of nineteenth-century evolutionary thought. It then investigates how development became irrelevant with the Evolutionary Synthesis. It concludes with an examination of the contrasts that persist between mainstream evolutionary theory and by: The Triumph of the Embryo (Paperback or Softback) $ $ Free shipping.

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To readers, the triumph of The Triumph of the Embryo is Lewis Wolpert's ability to tell us all about it.The main part of the book is dedicated to what he calls the “Ethics of human enhancement”, while the epilogue is dedicated to the “Ethics of the embryo: the stem cell debate”.

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