Mendelian Revolution by Peter Bowler

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  • Heredity,
  • History of ideas, intellectual history

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Number of Pages224
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ISBN 100485113759
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The Mendelian Revolution. The Emergence of Hereditarian Concepts in Modern Science and Society. Peter J. Bowler. Johns Hopkins Cited by: 1. London: The Athlone Press, First edition. Cloth and dustjacket. H: 22cm. The re-evaluation of Mendelian genetics in the light of modern scientific and social ideas.

Includes chapters on Mendelism, heredity before Darwin, Darwin and heredit. Bibliography. Bowler, Peter J.,The Mendelian Revolution, The Athlone Press, London.

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Read how Mendel derived his ratio from first generation and second generation hybrid results. Read what happened when Mendel looked at more than one trait at a time. Cambridge University.

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Mendelian revolution or genetic revolution, by Gregor Mendel. Mendel began to study the genetic inheritance of plants.

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The first major publicist for Mendel's work was William Bateson (–) in England. Through the Royal Horticultural Society, Bateson had Mendel's paper translated into English for the first time, and wrote a general exposition that laid out the basic principles of what soon came to be known as ‘Mendelism’.Bateson's work brought Mendel to the attention of numerous workers Cited by: Bones, Stones and Human Evolution textbook: - Mendelian inheritance, Professors can easily adopt this content into their course.

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