Acta Biotheoretica

, Volume 62, Issue 4, pp 537–541 | Cite as

Bernd Rosslenbroich: On the Origin of Autonomy: A New Look at the Major Transitions in Evolution

Springer, 2014, 297 pp., €106,99, US$ 129,00 (Hb), ISBN: 978-3-319-04140-7
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Geography and Environmental SciencesUniversity of Colorado DenverDenverUSA

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