E O Wilson

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Taxonomy as a fundamental discipline
    Edward O Wilson
    Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology, 26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138 2902, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 359:739. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint How to unify knowledge. Keynote address
    E O Wilson
    Harvard University, Museum of Comparative Zoology, 26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138 2902, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 935:12-7; discussion 37-8. 2001
  3. doi request reprint On the future of biology
    E O Wilson
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Cold Spring Harb Symp Quant Biol 74:9-10. 2009
  4. pmc Eusociality: origin and consequences
    Edward O Wilson
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, 26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138 2902, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:13367-71. 2005
  5. pmc The rise of the ants: a phylogenetic and ecological explanation
    Edward O Wilson
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138 2902, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:7411-4. 2005
  6. pmc Systematics and the future of biology
    Edward O Wilson
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138 2902, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:6520-1. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Environment: early ant plagues in the New World
    Edward O Wilson
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, 26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 2902, USA
    Nature 433:32. 2005
  8. pmc The evolution of eusociality
    Martin A Nowak
    Program for Evolutionary Dynamics, Department of Mathematics, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Nature 466:1057-62. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Taxonomy: impediment or expedient?
    Quentin D Wheeler
    Science 303:285. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Science as ideology: the rejection and reception of sociobiology in China
    Li Jianhui
    Department of Philosophy, Beijing Normal University, China
    J Hist Biol 36:567-78. 2003

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Publications13

  1. pmc Taxonomy as a fundamental discipline
    Edward O Wilson
    Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology, 26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138 2902, USA
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 359:739. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint How to unify knowledge. Keynote address
    E O Wilson
    Harvard University, Museum of Comparative Zoology, 26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138 2902, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 935:12-7; discussion 37-8. 2001
    ..I will argue the likelihood of its existence and early establishment...
  3. doi request reprint On the future of biology
    E O Wilson
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Cold Spring Harb Symp Quant Biol 74:9-10. 2009
    ....
  4. pmc Eusociality: origin and consequences
    Edward O Wilson
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, 26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138 2902, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:13367-71. 2005
    ..Their colonies are consistently superior to solitary and preeusocial competitors, due to the altruistic behavior among nestmates and their ability to organize coordinated action by pheromonal communication...
  5. pmc The rise of the ants: a phylogenetic and ecological explanation
    Edward O Wilson
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138 2902, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:7411-4. 2005
    ....
  6. pmc Systematics and the future of biology
    Edward O Wilson
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138 2902, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 102:6520-1. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Environment: early ant plagues in the New World
    Edward O Wilson
    Museum of Comparative Zoology, Harvard University, 26 Oxford Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 2902, USA
    Nature 433:32. 2005
    ..By reviewing historic accounts with an analysis of the present-day Caribbean ant fauna, I have narrowed the list of suspects to two species and their insect symbionts...
  8. pmc The evolution of eusociality
    Martin A Nowak
    Program for Evolutionary Dynamics, Department of Mathematics, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Nature 466:1057-62. 2010
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Taxonomy: impediment or expedient?
    Quentin D Wheeler
    Science 303:285. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Science as ideology: the rejection and reception of sociobiology in China
    Li Jianhui
    Department of Philosophy, Beijing Normal University, China
    J Hist Biol 36:567-78. 2003
    ..A review of the process of reception of sociobiology in China is helpful for understanding this theory as well as the society of China...
  11. ncbi request reprint Genomics: how to make a social insect
    Edward O Wilson
    Nature 443:919-20. 2006
  12. ncbi request reprint Rethinking the theoretical foundation of sociobiology
    David Sloan Wilson
    Department of Biology, Binghamton University Binghamton, New York 13902, USA
    Q Rev Biol 82:327-48. 2007
    ..Multilevel selection theory (including group selection) provides an elegant theoretical foundation for sociobiology in the future, once its turbulent past is appropriately understood...
  13. doi request reprint Social insect histology from the nineteenth century: the magnificent pioneer sections of Charles Janet
    Johan Billen
    Zoological Institute, K U Leuven, Naamsestraat 59, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Arthropod Struct Dev 37:163-7. 2008
    ....