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Figures from "Towards a Theoretical Biology", Volume 1 (Edinburgh University Press and Chicago Aldine, 1968), 1968

Identifier: Coll-41/4/20

Scope and Contents

  1. Figures 1-3 for 'An approach to a blueprint of a primitive organism' by A.G Cairns-Smith;
  2. Fig 1 from 'A note on evolution and changes in the quantitiy of genetic information' by Waddington and R.C Lewontin;
  3. Fig 2 for 'Does evolution depend on random search?' by Waddington;
  4. Fig 1 from 'The counting problem' by J. Maynard Smith;
  5. Figs 1 and 2 from 'The French flag problem' by Lewis Wolpert;
  6. Figs 1 and 2 from 'Tolerance spaces and the brain' by E.C Zeeman and O.P Buneman;
  7. Figures 1-5 for ''Boxes' as a model pattern-formation' by Donald Michie and R.A Chambers.


  • 1968

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Biographical / Historical

Towards a Theoretical Biology Volume 1 was edited by Waddington.


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