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The rise and fall of T. D. Lysenko

by Zhores A. Medvedev

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lysenko, Trofim Denisovich, 1898-,
  • Genetics

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Zhores A. Medvedev. Translated by I. Michael Lerner, with the editorial assistance of Lucy G. Lawrence.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH431 .M3613
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 284 p.
    Number of Pages284
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4433007M
    LC Control Number79077519

    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. By presenting the rise and fall of T.D. Lysenko in a variety of aspects—his influence upon art, unrecognized predecessors, and the extent to which genetics continued in the USSR even while he was in power, and the revival of his reputation today—the authors provide a fresh perspective on one of the most notorious episodes in the history of.

    Nature-Nurture Controversy, History of International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences, Second Edition, , – Author's personal copy. DEPT. OF AMPLIFICATION about a Book Review, Jan. 24, , of "The Rise and Fall of T.D. Lysenko", by the Russian geneticist Zhores A. Medvedev. Dr. .

      His extraordinary life, so full of adventures and brave expeditions, and his struggle for the survival of genetics in the Soviet Union make this book read like a thriller." -- Zhores Medvedev, author of The Rise and Fall of T. D. Lysenko, Soviet Science, and Soviet Agriculture. The Rise and Fall of T.D. Lysenko, by Zhores A Medvedev. - book suggestion. Joseph Banks Rhine. Born 29 Sep ; died 20 Feb at age American parapsychologist. Hermann M. Biggs At a time of the Protestant Reformation, he also held radical theological views which he published in anonymously in a book () in which he also.


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It should be noted that there are many misleading statements in this book. For example, in chapter 8, Medvedev argued against the validity of Lysenko’s work on plant graft hybridization, and pointed out that ‘serious and precise experiments by many scientists.

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Lysenkoism (Russian: Лысе́нковщина, tr. Lysenkovshchina) was a political campaign led by Trofim Lysenko against genetics and science-based agriculture in the midth century, rejecting natural selection in favour of Lamarckism and exaggerated claims for the benefits of vernalization and o served as the director of the Soviet Union's Lenin All-Union Academy of.

Medvedev, Zhores A. Lysenko THE RISE AND FALL OF T. LYSENKO Second and Third Printings Hardcover New York Columbia University Press Near fine in a very good plus dust jacket.

Seller assumes all responsibility for this Rating: % positive. Trofim Lysenko has appeared in the following books: Rise and Fall of o, The Lysenko Affair, Lysenko and the Tragedy of Soviet Science, and COMM.

The rise and fall of T. Lysenko. Translated by I. Michael Lerner with the editorial assistance of Lucy G. Lawrence. by [LYSENKO] MEDVEDEV, Zhores A. A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text.

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REFERENCES [1] Z. Author: Dmitri Stanchevici.Zhores Medvedev, dissident Soviet scientist who was arrested then exiled, dies at 93 the book was translated into English and published as “The Rise and Fall of T.D. Lysenko.”.His extraordinary life, so full of adventures and brave expeditions, and his struggle for the survival of genetics in the Soviet Union make this book read like a thriller." - Zhores Medvedev, author of The Rise and Fall of T.

D. Lysenko, Soviet Science, and Soviet Agriculture.