Evolution as Entropy by Daniel R. Brooks
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Evolution as Entropy
By Daniel R. Brooks

Evolution as Entropy

Toward a Unified Theory of Biology 2nd Revised edition

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Evolution as Entropy by Daniel R. Brooks

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"By combining recent advances in the physical sciences with some of the novel ideas, techniques, and data of modern biology, this book attempts to achieve a new and different kind of evolutionary synthesis. I found it to be challenging, fascinating, infuriating, and provocative, but certainly not dull."--James H, Brown, University of New Mexico"This book is unquestionably mandatory reading not only for every living biologist but for generations of biologists to come."--Jack P. Hailman, "Animal Behaviour," review of the first edition"An important contribution to modern evolutionary thinking. It fortifies the place of Evolutionary Theory among the other well-established natural laws."--R.Gessink, "TAXON"

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780226075747
ISBN-10: 0226075745
Format: Paperback
(228mm x 153mm x 24mm)
Pages: 432
Imprint: University of Chicago Press
Publisher: The University of Chicago Press
Publish Date: 1-Oct-1988
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Daniel R. Brooks

Daniel R. Brooks is associate professor of zoology at the University of Toronto. E. O. Wiley is professor in the Department of Systematics and Ecology and curator at the Museum of Natural History at the University of Kansas.

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