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Who Wrote the Book of Life?: A History of the Genetic Code

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März 2000

Beschreibung

Beschreibung

The history of one of the most important and dramatic episodes in modern science, recounted from the novel vantage point of the dawn of the information age and its impact on representations of nature, heredity, and society.

Inhaltsverzeichnis

Preface; Abbreviations; 1. The genetic code: imaginaries and practices; 2. Spaces of specificity: the discourse of molecular biology before the age of information; 3. Production of discourse: cybernetics, information, life; 4. Scriptural technologies: genetic codes in the 1950s; 5. The Pasteur connection: Cybernetique Enzymatique, Gene Informateur, and Messenger RNA; 6. Matter of information: writing genetic codes in the 1960s; 7. In the beginning was the wor(l)d; Conclusion; Notes; Index.

Portrait

The late Lily E. Kay was formerly an Associate Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
EAN: 9780804734172
ISBN: 0804734178
Untertitel: 'Writing Science (Paperback)'. New. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: STANFORD UNIV PR
Erscheinungsdatum: März 2000
Seitenanzahl: 472 Seiten
Format: kartoniert
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