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The Oswald T. Avery Collection

Title:
[Excerpt from "Human Understanding, Volume 1: General Introduction and Part I"] pdf (72,677 Bytes) ocr (264 Bytes)
[Excerpt from "Human Understanding, Volume 1: General Introduction and Part I"]
Description:
In this excerpt, Toulmin provided some of the intellectual context in which Avery, MacLeod, and McCarty's 1944 article was published, and therefore some reasoning as to why the three were not bolder with their claims that DNA was genetic material.
Item is a photocopy.
Number of Image Pages:
2 (72,677 Bytes)
Date:
1972
Creator:
Toulmin, Stephen
Source:
Monograph: Toulmin, Stephen. [Excerpt from "Human Understanding, Volume 1: General Introduction and Part I"]. Human Understanding: General Introduction and Part I. Princeton University Press, 1972. Pp. 233-234. Excerpt. Monograph. 2 Images.
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
Rights:
Reproduced with permission of Stephen Toulmin.
Subject:
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
DNA, Bacterial
Genetics, Microbial
Exhibit Categories:
DNA as the "Stuff of Genes": The Discovery of the Transforming Principle, 1940-1944
After the Discovery: The Transforming Principle's Reception by the Scientific Community
Box Number: 4
Folder Number: 7
Unique Identifier:
CCAAQL
Document Type:
Monographs
Excerpts
Language:
English
Format:
application/pdf
image/tif
Physical Condition:
Good
Series: Commentary on Avery and His Work, 1944-2005
SubSeries: Chronological
Folder: 1969-1974
Metadata Last Modified Date:
2008-03-05
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