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Title Darwin's finches : readings in the evolution of a scientific paradigm / edited, with commentary, by Kathleen Donohue

Publ Info Chicago, Ill. : University of Chicago Press, 2011
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  QL696.P246 D37 2011    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  QL696.P246 D37 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xvi, 492 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [487]-492)
Contents from Darwin's Beagle diary (1831-1836) / Charles R. Darwin -- from The Galapagos notebook (1835) / Charles R. Darwin -- from Darwin's ornithological notes (1835) / Charles R. Darwin -- Remarks upon the habits of the genera Geospiza, Camarhynchus, Cactornis and Certhidea of Gould (1837) / Charles R. Darwin -- Letter to John S. Henslow (1838) / Charles R. Darwin -- from Notebook [B] on "Transmutation of species" (1837-1838) / Charles R. Darwin -- from Notebook [C] on "Transmutation of species" (1838) / Charles R. Darwin -- from The foundations of "The origin of species," two essays written in 1842 and 1844 (1909) / Francis Darwin -- Letter to Joseph D. Hooker (1844) / Charles R. Darwin -- Letter to Leonard Jenyns (1844) / Charles R. Darwin -- from Journal of researches into the geology and natural history of the various countries visited by H.M.S. Beagle (1839) / Charles R. Darwin -- from The voyage of the Beagle (1845) / Charles R. Darwin -- Letter to Ernst P.A. Haeckel (1864) / Charles R. Darwin -- Letter to Osbert Salvin (1875) / Charles R. Darwin -- Darwin and his finches : the evolution of a legend / (1982) / Frank J. Sulloway -- Time line of visits to the Galápagos Archipelago -- Letter to Emperor Carlos V of Spain (1535) / Fray Tomás -- from A new voyage round the world (1683-1688) / William Dampier -- from The encantadas (1856) / Herman Melville -- from Innocence in the Galapagos : voyage to a time machine in the Pacific (1975) / Annie Dillard -- The Galapagos Islands / George Baur -- from On the avifauna of the Galapagos Archipelago (1876) / Osbert Salvin -- Drowned islands downstream from the Galapagos hotspot imply extended speciation times (1992) / David M. Christie ... [et al.] -- Table 1. Classification of Darwin's finches over time from Gould to the present -- Table 2. Lability of genus designations of Darwin's finches over time -- from The zoology of the H.M.S. Beagle (1841) / Charles R. Darwin -- from On the avifauna of the Galapagos Archipelago (1876) / Osbert Salvin -- from Birds of the Galapagos Archipelago (1896) / Robert Ridgway -- The finches of the Galapagos in relation to Darwin's conception of species (1936) / Percy R. Lowe -- from Darwin's finches (1947), chapters 2 and 11 / David Lack -- from Comparative landscape genetics and adaptive radiation of Darwin's finches : the role of peripheral isolation (2005) / Kenneth Petren ... [et al.] -- The relation of the food to the size and shape of the bill in the Galapagos genus Geospiza (1902) / Robert E. Snodgrass -- Evolution of the Galapagos finches (1940) / David Lack -- from Darwin's finches (1947), chapters 6-8 / David Lack -- from Morphological differentiation and adaptation in the Galapagos finches (1961) / Robert I. Bowman -- Ecological character displacement in Darwin's finches (1985) / Dolph Schluter, Trevor Price, and Peter R. Grant -- Intense natural selection in a population of Darwin's finches (Geospizinae) in the Galápagos (1981) / Peter T. Boag and Peter R. Grant -- Unpredictable evolution in a 30-year study of Darwin's finches (2002) / Peter R. Grant and B. Rosemary Grant -- Evolution of character displacement in Darwin's finches (2006) / Peter R. Grant and B. Rosemary Grant -- from The evolution of song in Darwin's finches (1983) / Robert I. Bowman -- Correlated evolution of morphology and vocal signal structure in Darwin's finches (2001) / Jeffrey Podos -- from Darwin's finches (1947), chapter 14 / David Lack -- Morphological and phylogenetic relations among the Darwin's finches (1984) / Dolph Schluter -- Reproductive isolation of sympatric morphs in a population of Darwin's finches (2007) / Sarah K. Huber ... [et al.] -- High survival of Darwin's finch hybrids : effects of beak morphology and diets (1996) / B. Rosemary Grant and Peter R. Grant -- from Darwin's finches (1947), chapter 15 / David Lack -- Hybridization in the recent past (2005) / Peter R. Grant, B. Rosemary Grant, and Kenneth Petren -- The secondary contact phase of allopatric speciation in Darwin's finches (2009) / Peter R. Grant and B. Rosemary Grant -- Bmp4 and morphological variation of beaks in Darwin's finches (2004) / Arhat Abzhanov ... [et al.] -- The calmodulin pathway and evolution of elongated beak morphology in Darwin's finches (2006) / Arhat Abzhanov ... [et al.]
LC subject Finches -- Evolution -- Galapagos Islands
Evolution (Biology)
Add Author Donohue, Kathleen, 1963-
ISBN 9780226157702 (alk. paper)
0226157709 (alk. paper)
9780226157719 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0226157717 (pbk. : alk. paper)