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" He was more cautious in publication, for in the first edition of the Origin of Species, which appeared in the same year, he said: "I am convinced that Natural Selection has been the main, but not the 'exclusive, means of modification. "
From the Greeks to Darwin: an outline of the development of the evolution idea - Page 236
by Henry Fairfield Osborn - 1905 - 259 pages
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Chomsky on Democracy & Education

Noam Chomsky - Education - 2003 - 480 pages
...contemporary popular versions of so-called neo-Darwinism. Darwin repeatedly emphasized his conviction "that natural selection has been the main but not the exclusive means of modification," taking explicit note of a range of possibilities, including non-adaptive modifications and unselected...
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Cosmology, Atomic Theory, Evolution: Classic Readings in the Literature of ...

William Cecil Dampier Dampier, Margaret Dampier - Science - 2003 - 275 pages
...as the acknowledged varieties of any one species are the descendants of that species. Furthermore, I am convinced that Natural Selection has been the main, but not exclusive, means of modification. Chapter IV. NATURAL SELECTION; OR THE SuRvIvAL OF THE FIrrasT. How...
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Francis Galton: Pioneer of Heredity and Biometry

M. G. Bulmer - Biography & Autobiography - 2003 - 357 pages
...acquire that perfection of structure and coadaptation which most justly excites our admiration.... I am convinced that Natural Selection has been the main but not exclusive means of modification. Darwin, The Origin of Species Galton was not a naturalist, but he...
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Thinking about Biology

Stephen Webster - Science - 2003 - 235 pages
...end of the introduction of The Origin of Species, referring to the evolution of life, Darwin wrote: 'I am convinced that natural selection has been the main but not exclusive means of modification.' It is a thought-provoking statement, and a prescient one too. For...
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Cosmology, Atomic Theory, Evolution: Classic Readings in the Literature of ...

William Cecil Dampier Dampier, Margaret Dampier - Science - 2003 - 275 pages
...as the acknowledged varieties of any one species are the descendants of that species. Furthermore, I am convinced that Natural Selection has been the main, but not exdusive, means of modification. Chapter IV. NATURAL SELECTION; OR THE SURVIVAL OF THE FITTEST. How...
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On the Origin of Species

Charles Darwin - History - 2003 - 672 pages
...as the acknowledged varieties of any one species are the descendants of that species. Furthermore, I am convinced that Natural Selection has been the main but not exclusive means of modification. CHAPTER I VARIATION UNDER DOMESTICATION Causes of Variability —...
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The Evolution Debate, 1813-1870: On the Origin of Species

Charles Darwin - Science - 2003 - 502 pages
...as the acknowledged varieties of any one species are the descendants of that species. Furthermore, I am convinced that Natural Selection has been the main but not exclusive means of modification. CHAPTER I. VARIATION TJNDKR DOMESTICATION. Causes of Variability—Effects...
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Adam, Eve, and the Genome: The Human Genome Project and Theology

Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite - Religion - 200 pages
...as the acknowledged varieties of any one species are the descendants of that species. Furthermore, I am convinced that Natural Selection has been the main but not exclusive means of modification.^ Darwin made clear that, faced with this vast and dizzying array of...
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Frontiers of Evolutionary Computation

Anil Menon - Business & Economics - 2004 - 271 pages
...in a most conspicuous position — namely at the close of the Introduction — the following words: “I am convinced that natural selection has been...main but not the exclusive means of modification?' This has been of no avail. Great is the power of steady misinterpretation?' Therefore evolutionary...
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Frontiers of Evolutionary Computation

Anil Menon - Business & Economics - 2004 - 271 pages
...in a most conspicuous position — namely at the close of the Introduction — the following words: “I am convinced that natural selection has been...main but not the exclusive means of modification?' This has been of no avail. Great is the power of steady misinterpretation?' Therefore evolutionary...
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