Tempo and Mode in Evolution

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Columbia University Press, 1944 - Science - 237 pages
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Contents

Rates of Evolution
3
Determinants of Evolution
30
MicroEvolution MacroEvolution and Mega
97
LowRate and High Rate Lines
125
INERTIA TREND AND MOMENTUM
149
ORGANISM AND ENVIRONMENT
180
MODES OF EVOLUTION
197
WORKS CITED
219
INDEX
227
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