New York, Charles Scribners Sons : 1994
Seller ID: 508
AN ALTERNATIVE TO NATURAL SELECTION AND THE MODERN SYNTHESIS: COOPERATION AND COMPETITION. 9 1/2 inches tall hardcover, gray paper-covered boards, black cloth spine with gilt title, 252 pp, fine in very good dust jacket. BRIAN CAREY GOODWIN (1931 - 2009) was a Canadian mathematician and biologist, a Professor Emeritus at the Open University and a founder of theoretical biology and biomathematics. He introduced the use of complex systems and generative models in developmental biology. He suggested that a reductionist view of nature fails to explain complex features, controversially proposing th... View More...