WorldCat Identities

DeJong-Lambert, William

Overview
Works: 6 works in 28 publications in 1 language and 687 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: HQ755.5.S65, 363.920947
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William DeJong-Lambert
The Cold War politics of genetic research : an introduction to the Lysenko affair by William DeJong-Lambert( Book )

15 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annotation This volume examines the Lysenko controversy. It covers the interwar eugenics movement, the Scopes Trial, the popularity of Lamarckism as a theory of heredity prior to the synthesis of genetics and natural selection, and the Cold War
The Lysenko controversy as a global phenomenon( Book )

3 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume examines the international impact of Lysenkoism in its namesake's heyday and the reasons behind Lysenko's rehabilitation in Russia today. By presenting the rise and fall of T.D. Lysenko in its various aspects, the authors provide a fresh perspective on one of the most notorious episodes in the history of science
Special issue The Lysenko controversy and the cold war( Book )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Cold War Politics of Genetic Research by William DeJong-Lambert( Book )

2 editions published in 2012 in Undetermined and English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This book uses the reaction of a number of biologists in the United States and Great Britain to provide an overview of one of the most important controversies in Twentieth Century biology, the ""Lysenko Affair"". The book is written for advanced undergraduate and graduate students of history/history of science. It covers a number of topics which are relevant to understanding the sources and dimensions of the Lysenko controversy, including the interwar eugenics movement, the Scopes Trial, the popularity of Lamarckism as a theory of heredity prior to the synthesis of genetics and Natural Selecti
Post-Cold War studies in education( Book )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Lambert, William deJong.

Languages
English (20)