The Evolution of sex : an examination of current ideas / edited by Richard E. Michod and Bruce R. Levin.

Published
  • Sunderland, Mass. : Sinauer Associates ©1988
Physical description
ix, 342 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
ISBN
  • 0878934588
  • 9780878934584
  • 0878934596
  • 9780878934591
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 300-332) and index.
Contents
  • Introduction / Richard E. Michod and Bruce R. Levin -- The evolution of sex: a history of competing points of view / Michael T. Ghiselin -- Molecular aspects of genetic recombination / Raymond Devoret -- A possible role for meiotic recombination in germ line reprogramming and maintenance / Robin Holliday -- The importance of recombination / James F. Crow -- Sex and the evolution of recombination / Joseph Felsenstein -- The evolution of recombination rates / Lisa D. Brooks -- The evolution of recombination / J. Maynard Smith -- Uniformity and diversity in the evolution of sex / Graham Bell -- Is meiotic recombination an adaptation for repairing DNA, producting genetic variation, or both? / Harris Bernstein, Frederic A. Hopf, and Richard E. Michod -- The role of gene transfer in the evolution of eukaryotic sex / Donal A. Hickey and Michael R. Rose -- Parasites and sex / Jon Seger and W.D. Hamilton -- The evolution of sex in bacteria / Bruce R. Levin -- On the evolution of genetic incompatibility systems: incompatibility as a mechanism for the regulation of outcrossing distance / Marcy K. Uyenoyama -- Benefits and costs of biparental and uniparental reproduction in plants / David G. Lloyd -- Sex and adaptation / William M. Shields -- Sex differences in rates of recombination and sexual selection / Robert Trivers -- Retrospect on sex and kindred topics / George C. Williams.
Related item
Genre
  • Aufsatzsammlung.
  • Bibliography
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English

Summary

  • Essays on the genetic aspects of sex, genetic recombination, and genetics and the evolutionary process by molecular biologists, population geneticists, and ecologists.

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