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Some Problems with Genetic Horoscopes

  title={Some Problems with Genetic Horoscopes},
  author={E. Jablonka},
The Charms and Perils of Genetic Astrology The view that dominated biological thought in general, and evolutionary biology in particular, from the 1940s until the beginning of the 21 st century, was focused on the gene. Development was seen as the product of genes’ action, and ecology as the context for the natural selection of genes. This view was well reflected in textbooks of evolutionary biology and in popular books like the Selfish Gene. The dominance of the gene and its material… Expand
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