On Growth and Form, Volume 1
In this classic of biology and modern science, Sir D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson (1860–1948), one of the most distinguished scientists of the modern era, sets forth his seminal "theory of transformation" - that one species evolves into another not by successive minor changes in individual body parts but by large-scale transformations involving the body as a whole.
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A science classic. The meaning of form. Invention of chaos: A science masterpiece. Written during WWI, revised during WW2. An amazing amount of knowledge, viewed through the eyes of an incredibly ...
CHAP PAGE I INTRODUCTORY
THE RATE OF GROWTH
ON THB INTERNAL FORM AND STRUCTURE OF THE CELL
THE FORKS OF CELLS
A NOTE ON ADSORPTION
THE FORMS OF TISSUES OR CELLAGGREGATES
THE SAME continued 566
THE SPIRAL SHELLS OF THE FORAMINIFERA
WITH A NOTE ON TORSION
ON LEAFARRANGEMENT OR PHYLLOTAXIS 012
ON THE SHAPES OF EGGS AND OF CERTAIN OTHER HOLLOW STRUCTURES
ON FORM AND MECHANICAL EFFICIENCY
ON THE THEORY OF TRANSFORMATIONS OR THE COMPARISON OF RELATED FORMS
ON CONCRETIONS SPICULES AND SFICULAR SKELETONS
A PARENTHETIC NOTE ON GEODETICS
THE EQUIANGULAR SPIRAL
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A biologist I spoke with this week happened to mention D’Arcy Wentworth Thompson (1860-1948), the Scottish zoologist and author of On Growth and Form, ...
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On Growth and Form
BULI-TIN OF. MATHEMATICAL BIOPHYSICS. VOLUME 5, 1943. BOOK REVIEW. D'ARCY WENTWORTH THOMPSON. On. Growth and Forth. Second Edition, 1942. II q- 1116 pp. ...
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D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
On Growth and Form by D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson, Dover edition 1992 ... Nobel laureate Peter Medawar called On Growth and Form "the finest work of ...
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On growth and form. By D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson. A new edition ...
ON GROWTH AND FORM. By D’Arcy Wentworth Thompson. A. new edition. Cambridge and New York, University Press and. Maemillan, 1942, 1116 pp., 2 plates, ...
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david bowen: on growth and form. May 22 - August 27, 2007 ... 1 Thompson, D’Arcy Wentworth, On Growth and Form, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1917; ...
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On Growth and Form. by D'Arcy Thompson. The following extracts from the Introduction to D'Arcy Thompson's On Growth and Form (1917) explain his views on ...
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On Growth and Form. By the late SIR D'ARCY WENTWORTH THOMPSON. An abridged edition, prepared by jt Bonner. 82 x 5- in. Pp. xiv+346 with 181 text-figures. ...
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D’Arcy Thompson’s classic On Growth and Form looks at the way things grow and the shapes they take. Analysing biological processes in their mathematical and ...
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On Growth and Form brings together work by six young, UK-based artists: Andrew Chadwick, Alex Crocker, James Irwin, Jackson Sprague, Samuel Savage and Sarah ...