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The Resource Heredity produced : at the crossroads of biology, politics, and culture, 1500-1870, edited by Staffan Muller-Wille and Hans-Jorg Rheinberger

Heredity produced : at the crossroads of biology, politics, and culture, 1500-1870, edited by Staffan Muller-Wille and Hans-Jorg Rheinberger

Label
Heredity produced : at the crossroads of biology, politics, and culture, 1500-1870
Title
Heredity produced
Title remainder
at the crossroads of biology, politics, and culture, 1500-1870
Statement of responsibility
edited by Staffan Muller-Wille and Hans-Jorg Rheinberger
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Müller-Wille, Staffan
  • Rheinberger, Hans-Jörg
Series statement
Transformations M.I.T. Press
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Heredity
  • Genetics
  • History, Early Modern 1451-1600
  • History, Modern 1601-
Label
Heredity produced : at the crossroads of biology, politics, and culture, 1500-1870, edited by Staffan Muller-Wille and Hans-Jorg Rheinberger
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Heredity: the
  • formation of an epistemic space / Staffan Müller-Wille and Hans-Jörg Rheinberger -- Part I: Heredity in the legal context -- From clan to kindred: kinship and the circulation of property in premodern and modern Europe / David Warren Sabean -- Resemblance, paternity and imagination in early modern courts / Silvia De Renzi -- Continuity and death: literature and the law of succession in the nineteenth century / Ulrike Vedder -- Part II: Heredity and Medicine -- The
  • medical origins of heredity / Carlos López Beltrán -- Erasmus Darwin and the "noble" disease (gout): conceptualizing heredity and disease in enlightenment England / Phillip K. Wilson -- Degeneration and "alienism" in early nineteenth century France / Laure Cartron -- Part III: Natural history, breeding and hybridisation -- Figures of inheritance, 1650-1850 / Staffan Müller-Wille -- Duchesne's strawberries: between grower's practices and academic knowledge / Marc J. Ratcliff -- The
  • sheep breeders' view of heredity before and after 1800 / Roger Wood -- Part IV: Theories of Generation and Evolution -- Speculation and experiment in enlightenment life sciences / Mary Terrall -- Kant on heredity and adaptation / Peter McLaughlin -- The
  • delayed linkage of heredity with the cell theory / François Duchesneau -- On the shoulders of generations: the new epistemology of heredity in the nineteenth century / Ohad S. Parnes -- Part V: Anthropology -- Las Castas: inter-racial crossing and social structure (1770--1835) / Renato G. Mazzolini -- Acquired character: the hereditary material of the "self-made man" / Paul White -- "Victor, l'enfant de la forêt": experiments on heredity in savage children / Nicolas Pethes -- Sui generis: heredity and heritage of genius at the turn of the eighteenth century / Stefan Willer -- Epilogue: The heredity of poetics / Helmuth Müller-Sievers
Control code
FIEb13829191
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 496 pages, 2 pages of plates
Isbn
9780262134767
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)70483464
Label
Heredity produced : at the crossroads of biology, politics, and culture, 1500-1870, edited by Staffan Muller-Wille and Hans-Jorg Rheinberger
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Heredity: the
  • formation of an epistemic space / Staffan Müller-Wille and Hans-Jörg Rheinberger -- Part I: Heredity in the legal context -- From clan to kindred: kinship and the circulation of property in premodern and modern Europe / David Warren Sabean -- Resemblance, paternity and imagination in early modern courts / Silvia De Renzi -- Continuity and death: literature and the law of succession in the nineteenth century / Ulrike Vedder -- Part II: Heredity and Medicine -- The
  • medical origins of heredity / Carlos López Beltrán -- Erasmus Darwin and the "noble" disease (gout): conceptualizing heredity and disease in enlightenment England / Phillip K. Wilson -- Degeneration and "alienism" in early nineteenth century France / Laure Cartron -- Part III: Natural history, breeding and hybridisation -- Figures of inheritance, 1650-1850 / Staffan Müller-Wille -- Duchesne's strawberries: between grower's practices and academic knowledge / Marc J. Ratcliff -- The
  • sheep breeders' view of heredity before and after 1800 / Roger Wood -- Part IV: Theories of Generation and Evolution -- Speculation and experiment in enlightenment life sciences / Mary Terrall -- Kant on heredity and adaptation / Peter McLaughlin -- The
  • delayed linkage of heredity with the cell theory / François Duchesneau -- On the shoulders of generations: the new epistemology of heredity in the nineteenth century / Ohad S. Parnes -- Part V: Anthropology -- Las Castas: inter-racial crossing and social structure (1770--1835) / Renato G. Mazzolini -- Acquired character: the hereditary material of the "self-made man" / Paul White -- "Victor, l'enfant de la forêt": experiments on heredity in savage children / Nicolas Pethes -- Sui generis: heredity and heritage of genius at the turn of the eighteenth century / Stefan Willer -- Epilogue: The heredity of poetics / Helmuth Müller-Sievers
Control code
FIEb13829191
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
x, 496 pages, 2 pages of plates
Isbn
9780262134767
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)70483464

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