Richard Lewontin - Publications

Affiliations: 
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, United States 
Area:
Population Genetics, Evolutionary Genetics
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2014 Hauser MD, Yang C, Berwick RC, Tattersall I, Ryan MJ, Watumull J, Chomsky N, Lewontin RC. The mystery of language evolution. Frontiers in Psychology. 5: 401. PMID 24847300 DOI: 10.3389/fpsyg.2014.00401  1
2013 Clatterbuck H, Sober E, Lewontin R. Selection never dominates drift (nor vice versa) Biology and Philosophy. 28: 577-592. DOI: 10.1007/s10539-013-9374-2  1
2010 Shpak M, Wakeley J, Garrigan D, Lewontin RC. A structured coalescent process for seasonally fluctuating populations. Evolution; International Journal of Organic Evolution. 64: 1395-409. PMID 19895551 DOI: 10.1111/j.1558-5646.2009.00891.x  1
2010 Garrigan D, Lewontin R, Wakeley J. Measuring the sensitivity of single-locus "neutrality tests" using a direct perturbation approach. Molecular Biology and Evolution. 27: 73-89. PMID 19744997 DOI: 10.1093/molbev/msp209  1
2009 Sherman IW, Green MM, Harshman L, Prout M, Prout D, Lewontin R. In memoriam. Evolution; International Journal of Organic Evolution. 63: 1943-5. PMID 19473392 DOI: 10.1111/j.1558-5646.2009.00715.x  1
2008 Lewontin R. The triumph of Stephen Jay Gould. The New York Review of Books. 55: 39-41. PMID 18271120  1
2008 Lloyd EA, Lewontin RC, Feldmans MW. The generational cycle of state spaces and adequate genetical representation Philosophy of Science. 75: 140-156. DOI: 10.1086/590196  1
2008 Lewontin RC. Heredity and Heritability A Companion to the Philosophy of Biology. 40-57. DOI: 10.1002/9780470696590.ch3  1
2007 Ewens WJ, Choudhury AR, Lewontin RC, Wiuf C. Two variance results in population genetics theory Mathematical Population Studies. 14: 93-110. DOI: 10.1080/08898480701298376  1
2006 Lewontin RC. Commentary: statistical analysis or biological analysis as tools for understanding biological causes. International Journal of Epidemiology. 35: 536-7. PMID 16672311 DOI: 10.1093/ije/dyl070  1
2006 Lewontin RC. The analysis of variance and the analysis of causes. 1974. International Journal of Epidemiology. 35: 520-5. PMID 16645033 DOI: 10.1093/ije/dyl062  1
2005 Lewontin RC. The fallacy of racial medicine: confusions about human races. Genewatch : a Bulletin of the Committee For Responsible Genetics. 18: 5-7, 17. PMID 16270429  1
2005 Coyne J, Atkins P, Blakemore C, Dawkins R, Jones S, Lewontin R, Maddox J, Nurse P, Partridge L, Watson JD, Weinberg S, Wolpert L. When science meets religion in the classroom [1] Nature. 435: 275. PMID 15902230  1
2005 Namkoong G, Lewontin RC, Yanchuk AD. Plant genetic resource management: The next investments in quantitative and qualitative genetics Genetic Resources and Crop Evolution. 51: 853-862. DOI: 10.1007/s10722-005-0776-0  1
2005 Fracchia J, Lewontin RC. The price of metaphor History and Theory. 44: 14-29.  1
2004 Palmer AR. Selection for asymmetry. Science (New York, N.Y.). 306: 812-3; author reply . PMID 15514138 DOI: 10.1126/science.306.5697.812  1
2004 Lewontin R. Evolution. Retrospective: in memory of John Maynard Smith (1920-2004). Science (New York, N.Y.). 304: 979. PMID 15143272 DOI: 10.1126/science.1099576  1
2004 Ariew A, Lewontin RC. The confusions of fitness British Journal For the Philosophy of Science. 55: 347-363. DOI: 10.1093/bjps/55.2.347  1
2004 Tidon R, Lewontin RC. Teaching evolutionary biology Genetics and Molecular Biology. 27: 124-131.  1
2003 de Visser JA, Hermisson J, Wagner GP, Ancel Meyers L, Bagheri-Chaichian H, Blanchard JL, Chao L, Cheverud JM, Elena SF, Fontana W, Gibson G, Hansen TF, Krakauer D, Lewontin RC, Ofria C, et al. Perspective: Evolution and detection of genetic robustness. Evolution; International Journal of Organic Evolution. 57: 1959-72. PMID 14575319  1
2003 Feldman MW, Lewontin RC, King MC. Race: a genetic melting-pot. Nature. 424: 374. PMID 12879045 DOI: 10.1038/424374a  1
2002 Lewontin RC. Directions in evolutionary biology. Annual Review of Genetics. 36: 1-18. PMID 12429684 DOI: 10.1146/annurev.genet.36.052902.102704  1
2000 Lewontin R, Levins R. Let the numbers speak. International Journal of Health Services : Planning, Administration, Evaluation. 30: 873-7. PMID 11127028  1
1999 Lewontin RC. People are not commodities. The New York Times On the Web. A19. PMID 11647693  1
1999 Tang H, Lewontin RC. Locating regions of differential variability in DNA and protein sequences. Genetics. 153: 485-95. PMID 10471728  1
1999 Fracchia J, Lewontin RC. Does culture evolve? History and Theory. 38: 52-78.  1
1999 Lewontin R, Levins R. Evolutionary Psychology Capitalism, Nature, Socialism. 10: 127-129.  1
1997 Lewontin RC. Dobzhansky's genetics and the origin of species: is it still relevant? Genetics. 147: 351-5. PMID 9335577  1
1997 Richter B, Long M, Lewontin RC, Nitasaka E. Nucleotide variation and conservation at the dpp locus, a gene controlling early development in Drosophila. Genetics. 145: 311-23. PMID 9071586  1
1996 Stern HJ, Maddalena A, Schulman JD. Pitfalls of genetic testing. The New England Journal of Medicine. 335: 1235; author reply 1. PMID 8999323 DOI: 10.1056/NEJM199610173351613  1
1996 Goss PJ, Lewontin RC. Detecting heterogeneity of substitution along DNA and protein sequences. Genetics. 143: 589-602. PMID 8722807  1
1996 Hubbard R, Lewontin RC. Pitfalls of genetic testing. The New England Journal of Medicine. 334: 1192-4. PMID 8602190 DOI: 10.1056/NEJM199605023341812  1
1996 Barbadilla A, King LM, Lewontin RC. What does electrophoretic variation tell us about protein variation? Molecular Biology and Evolution. 13: 427-32. PMID 8587507  1
1996 Lewontin RC. In defense of science Society. 33: 29-30. DOI: 10.1007/BF02700304  1
1995 Lewontin RC. The detection of linkage disequilibrium in molecular sequence data. Genetics. 140: 377-88. PMID 7635301  1
1994 Lewontin RC, Hartl DL. Forensic DNA typing dispute [1] Nature. 372: 398-399. PMID 7984229  1
1994 Hartl DL, Lewontin RC. DNA fingerprinting. Science (New York, N.Y.). 266: 201; author reply 20. PMID 7802835  1
1993 Hartl DL, Lewontin RC. DNA fingerprinting report. Science (New York, N.Y.). 260: 473-4. PMID 8475378  1
1993 Hartl DL, Lewontin RC. DNA fingerprinting report [2] Science. 260: 473-474. PMID 8475377  1
1993 Lippman A, Bereano P, Billings P, Gracey C, Henifin MS, Hubbard R, Krimsky S, Lewontin R, Messing K, Newman S, Norsigian J, Saxton M, Stabinsky D, Wilker NL. Position paper on human germ line manipulation Human Gene Therapy. 4: 35-37. PMID 8461382  1
1993 Lewontin RC. Which population? American Journal of Human Genetics. 52: 205-6. PMID 8434587  1
1993 Presciuttini S, Bertario L, Sala P, Rossetti C, Lewontin RC. Correlation between relatives for colorectal cancer mortality in familial adenomatous polyposis. Annals of Human Genetics. 57: 105-15. PMID 8396382  1
1992 Lewontin RC, Hartl DL. Response. Science (New York, N.Y.). 255: 1053-4. PMID 17817770 DOI: 10.1126/science.255.5048.1053  1
1992 Lewontin R. The dream of the human genome: doubts about the Human Genome Project. The New York Review of Books. 39: 31-40. PMID 11659413  1
1992 Lewontin R. Gene talk on target Social Epistemology. 6: 179-181. DOI: 10.1080/02691729208578652  1
1992 Lewontin RC, Hartl DL. Forensic DNA typing [8] Science. 255: 1054-1055.  1
1991 Lewontin RC. Twenty-five years ago in Genetics: electrophoresis in the development of evolutionary genetics: milestone or millstone? Genetics. 128: 657-62. PMID 1916239  1
1991 Lewontin RC, Hartl DL. Population genetics in forensic DNA typing. Science (New York, N.Y.). 254: 1745-50. PMID 1845040  1
1989 Lewontin RC. Inferring the number of evolutionary events from DNA coding sequence differences. Molecular Biology and Evolution. 6: 15-32. PMID 2921942  1
1989 Riley MA, Hallas ME, Lewontin RC. Distinguishing the forces controlling genetic variation at the Xdh locus in Drosophila pseudoobscura. Genetics. 123: 359-69. PMID 2583480  1
1989 Lewontin RC, Levins R. On the characterization of density and resource availability American Naturalist. 134: 513-524. DOI: 10.1086/284994  1
1988 Lewontin RC, Feldman MW. A general asymptotic property of two-locus selection models. Theoretical Population Biology. 34: 177-93. PMID 3232120 DOI: 10.1016/0040-5809(88)90041-X  1
1988 Lewontin RC. On measures of gametic disequilibrium. Genetics. 120: 849-52. PMID 3224810  1
1987 Keith TP, Riley MA, Kreitman M, Lewontin RC, Curtis D, Chambers G. Sequence of the structural gene for xanthine dehydrogenase (rosy locus) in Drosophila melanogaster. Genetics. 116: 67-73. PMID 3036646  1
1987 Lewontin RC. Polymorphism and heterosis: Old wine in new bottles and vice versa Journal of the History of Biology. 20: 337-349. DOI: 10.1007/BF00139459  1
1986 Lewontin RC. How important is genetics for an understanding of evolution? Integrative and Comparative Biology. 26: 811-820. DOI: 10.1093/icb/26.3.811  1
1986 Berland JP, Lewontin R. Breeders' rights and patenting life forms Nature. 322: 785-788.  1
1985 Keith TP, Brooks LD, Lewontin RC, Martinez-Cruzado JC, Rigby DL. Nearly identical allelic distributions of xanthine dehydrogenase in two populations of Drosophila pseudoobscura. Molecular Biology and Evolution. 2: 206-16. PMID 3871004  1
1985 Lewontin RC. Population genetics. Annual Review of Genetics. 19: 81-102. PMID 3002243 DOI: 10.1146/annurev.ge.19.120185.000501  1
1984 Lewontin RC. Detecting population differences in quantitative characters as opposed to gene frequencies. American Naturalist. 123: 115-124. DOI: 10.1086/284190  1
1981 Jones JS, Bryant SH, Lewontin RC, Moore JA, Prout T. Gene flow and the geographical distribution of a molecular polymorphism in Drosophila pseudoobscura. Genetics. 98: 157-78. PMID 7338302  1
1981 Lewontin RC. Credit due to Nabi [6] Nature. 291: 608. DOI: 10.1038/291608f0  1
1981 Futuyma DJ, Lewontin RC, Mayer GC, Seger J, Stubblefield JW. Macroevolution conference [1] Science. 211: 770.  1
1980 Lewontin RC. Sociobiology: another biological determinism. International Journal of Health Services : Planning, Administration, Evaluation. 10: 347-63. PMID 7419308  1
1980 Levins R, Lewontin R. Dialectics and reductionism in ecology Synthese. 43: 47-78. DOI: 10.1007/BF00413856  1
1979 Ramshaw JA, Coyne JA, Lewontin RC. The sensitivity of gel electrophoresis as a detector of genetic variation. Genetics. 93: 1019-37. PMID 546674  1
1979 Lewontin RC. Sociobiology as an adaptationist program. Behavioral Science. 24: 5-14. PMID 435219  1
1979 Coyne JA, Eanes WF, Lewontin RC. The genetics of electrophoretic variation. Genetics. 92: 353-60. PMID 115748  1
1979 Gould SJ, Lewontin RC. The spandrels of San Marco and the Panglossian paradigm: a critique of the adaptationist programme. Proceedings of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological Sciences. 205: 581-98. PMID 42062  1
1978 Lewontin RC, Ginzburg LR, Tuljapurkar SD. Heterosis as an explanation for large amounts of genic polymorphism. Genetics. 88: 149-69. PMID 17248790  1
1978 Lewontin RC. Adaptation. Scientific American. 239: 212-8, 220, 222 pass. PMID 705323  1
1978 Coyne JA, Felton AA, Lewontin RC. Extent of genetic variation at a highly polymorphic esterase locus in Drosophila pseudoobscura. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 75: 5090-3. PMID 283418  1
1977 Lewontin RC. 'The selfish gene' [2] Nature. 267: 202. DOI: 10.1038/267202b0  1
1976 Feldman MW, Lewontin RC. Heritability of IQ. Science (New York, N.Y.). 194: 12-4. PMID 17793050 DOI: 10.1126/science.194.4260.12-a  1
1976 Singh RS, Lewontin RC, Felton AA. Genetic heterogeneity within electrophoretic "alleles" of xanthine dehydrogenase in Drosophila pseudoobscura. Genetics. 84: 609-29. PMID 1001881  1
1976 Lewontin RC. Comment on an erroneous conception of the meaning of heritability. Behavior Genetics. 6: 373-4. PMID 973832  1
1976 Lewontin RC. Letter: Publication policies of Genetics. Genetics. 82: 561-3. PMID 773746  1
1975 Feldman MW, Lewontin RC. The heritability hang-up. Science (New York, N.Y.). 190: 1163-8. PMID 1198102  1
1975 Lewontin RC, Krakauer J. Letters to the editors: Testing the heterogeneity of F values. Genetics. 80: 397-8. PMID 1132692  1
1975 Feldman MW, Lewontin RC, Frankin IR, Christiansen RB. Selection in complex genetic systems III. An effect of allele multiplicity with two loci. Genetics. 79: 333-47. PMID 1132683  1
1975 Lewontin RC. Genetic aspects of intelligence. Annual Review of Genetics. 9: 387-405. PMID 1108768 DOI: 10.1146/annurev.ge.09.120175.002131  1
1974 Lewontin RC. Annotation: the analysis of variance and the analysis of causes. American Journal of Human Genetics. 26: 400-11. PMID 4827368  1
1974 Singh RS, Hubby JL, Lewontin RC. Molecular heterosis for heat-sensitive enzyme alleles. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 71: 1808-10. PMID 4525464  1
1974 Lewontin RC. The problem of genetic diversity. Harvey Lectures. 70: 1-20. PMID 4471150  1
1973 Lewontin RC, Krakauer J. Distribution of gene frequency as a test of the theory of the selective neutrality of polymorphisms. Genetics. 74: 175-95. PMID 4711903  1
1973 Lewontin RC. Population genetics. Annual Review of Genetics. 7: 1-17. PMID 4593304 DOI: 10.1146/annurev.ge.07.120173.000245  1
1972 Lewontin RC. The uses of knowledge. Science (New York, N.Y.). 177: 386. PMID 17796618 DOI: 10.1126/science.177.4047.386-a  1
1972 Lewontin RC. Ken-Ichi Kojima September 17, 1930-November 14, 1971. Genetics. 71: Suppl 2:s89-90. PMID 4559106  1
1971 Lewontin RC. The effect of genetic linkage on the mean fitness of a population. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 68: 984-6. PMID 5280533  1
1971 Prakash S, Lewontin RC. A molecular approach to the study of genic heterozygosity in natural populations. V. Further direct evidence of coadaptation in inversions of Drosophila. Genetics. 69: 405-8. PMID 5136541  1
1970 Franklin I, Lewontin RC. Is the gene the unit of selection? Genetics. 65: 707-34. PMID 5518513  1
1970 Lewontin RC, Scandalios JG. Allelic form of enzymes. Science (New York, N.Y.). 167: 1519-20. PMID 5415288  1
1969 Lewontin RC. The meaning of stability. Brookhaven Symposia in Biology. 22: 13-24. PMID 5372787  1
1969 Prakash S, Lewontin RC, Hubby JL. A molecular approach to the study of genic heterozygosity in natural populations. IV. Patterns of genic variation in central, marginal and isolated populations of Drosophila pseudoobscura. Genetics. 61: 841-58. PMID 5364966  1
1969 Lewontin RC, Cohen D. On population growth in a randomly varying environment. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 62: 1056-60. PMID 5256406  1
1969 Lewontin RC. The bases of conflict in biological explanation Journal of the History of Biology. 2: 35-45. DOI: 10.1007/BF00137266  1
1968 Lewontin R, Kirk D, Crow J. Selective mating, assortative mating, and inbreeding: definitions and implications. Eugenics Quarterly. 15: 141-3. PMID 5702329  1
1968 Prakash S, Lewontin RC. A molecular approach to the study of genic heterozygosity in natural populations. 3. Direct evidence of coadaptation in gene arrangements of Drosophila. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 59: 398-405. PMID 5238972  1
1967 Lewontin RC. The principle of historicity in evolution. The Wistar Institute Symposium Monograph. 5: 81-94. PMID 6051134  1
1967 Lewontin RC. An estimate of average heterozygosity in man. American Journal of Human Genetics. 19: 681-5. PMID 6050739  1
1967 Lewontin RC, Hull P. The interaction of selection and linkage III synergistic effect of blocks of genes Der ZüChter Genetics and Breeding Research. 37: 93-98. DOI: 10.1007/BF00329573  1
1966 Lewontin RC, Hubby JL. A molecular approach to the study of genic heterozygosity in natural populations. II. Amount of variation and degree of heterozygosity in natural populations of Drosophila pseudoobscura. Genetics. 54: 595-609. PMID 5968643  1
1966 Hubby JL, Lewontin RC. A molecular approach to the study of genic heterozygosity in natural populations. I. The number of alleles at different loci in Drosophila pseudoobscura. Genetics. 54: 577-94. PMID 5968642  1
1966 Young SS, Lewontin RC. Differences in bristle-making abilities in scute and wild-type Drosophila melanogaster. Genetical Research. 7: 295-301. PMID 5940869  1
1966 Singh M, Lewontin RC. Stable equilibria under optimizing selection. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 56: 1345-8. PMID 5230157  1
1964 LEWONTIN RC. THE INTERACTION OF SELECTION AND LINKAGE. II. OPTIMUM MODELS. Genetics. 50: 757-82. PMID 14221879  1
1964 DOBZHANSKY T, LEWONTIN RC, PAVLOVSKY O. THE CAPACITY FOR INCREASE IN CHROMOSOMALLY POLYMORPHIC AND MONOMORPHIC POPULATIONS OF DROSOPHILA PSEUDOOBSCURA. Heredity. 19: 597-628. PMID 14221018  1
1964 Lewontin RC. Molecular and classical biology [4] Science. 146: 14.  1
1963 LEWONTIN RC, MATSUO Y. Interaction of genotypes determining viability in Drosophila busckii. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 49: 270-8. PMID 13930343  1
1963 Lewontin RC. Models, mathematics and metaphors Synthese. 15: 222-244. DOI: 10.1007/BF00484853  1
1961 LEWONTIN RC. Evolution and the theory of games. Journal of Theoretical Biology. 1: 382-403. PMID 13761767  1
1960 Lewontin RC, Caspari EW. Developmental selection of mutations [13] Science. 132: 1688-1692.  1
1957 LEWONTIN RC. The adaptations of populations to varying environments. Cold Spring Harbor Symposia On Quantitative Biology. 22: 395-408. PMID 13543723  1
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1981 Futuyma DJ, Lewontin RC, Mayer GC, Seger J, Stubblefield JW. Macroevolution conference. Science (New York, N.Y.). 211: 770. PMID 17740361 DOI: 10.1126/science.211.4484.770  0.16
1960 Lewontin RC, Dunn LC. The Evolutionary Dynamics of a Polymorphism in the House Mouse. Genetics. 45: 705-22. PMID 17247957  0.01
2014 Fujimura JH, Bolnick DA, Rajagopalan R, Kaufman JS, Lewontin RC, Duster T, Ossorio P, Marks J. Clines without classes: How to make sense of human variation Sociological Theory. 32: 208-227. DOI: 10.1177/0735275114551611  0.04
1970 Selander RK, Yang SY, Lewontin RC, Johnson WE. GENETIC VARIATION IN THE HORSESHOE CRAB (LIMULUS POLYPHEMUS), A PHYLOGENETIC "RELIC". Evolution; International Journal of Organic Evolution. 24: 402-414. PMID 28565071 DOI: 10.1111/j.1558-5646.1970.tb01771.x  0.04
2017 Lewontin RC. Random Factors: An Interview with 2017 Thomas Hunt Morgan Medal Recipient Richard C. Lewontin. Genetics. 207: 1213-1214. PMID 29203695 DOI: 10.1534/genetics.117.300396  0.01
2016 Lewontin RC. Senior Lecture, Annual Short Course on Medical and Experimental Mammalian Genetics, Bar Harbor, Maine, 1968. International Journal of Epidemiology. 45: 654-64. PMID 27582438 DOI: 10.1093/ije/dyw189  0.01
2014 Lewontin RC. The new synthetic biology: Who gains? New York Review of Books. 61.  0.01
2013 Lewontin RC. Richard Lewontin replies New York Review of Books. 60.  0.01
1994 Lewontin RC. Forensic DNA typing dispute. Nature. 372: 398. PMID 7880245 DOI: 10.1038/372398a0  0.01
1982 Lewontin R, Rose S, Kamin L. Bourgeois ideology and the origins of biological determinism. Race & Class. 24: 1-16. PMID 11632831  0.01
1979 Lewontin RC. Marxists and the University New Political Science. 1: 25-30. DOI: 10.1080/07393147908429478  0.01
1971 Lewontin RC. Responsibility and the US National Academy [17] Nature. 234: 309-310. DOI: 10.1038/234309b0  0.01
1964 Lewontin RC. Molecular and Classical Biology. Science (New York, N.Y.). 146: 14. PMID 17790791 DOI: 10.1126/science.146.3640.14-a  0.01
1964 Lewontin RC. The Interaction of Selection and Linkage. I. General Considerations; Heterotic Models. Genetics. 49: 49-67. PMID 17248194  0.01
1960 Lewontin RC, Caspari EW. Developmental Selection of Mutations. Science (New York, N.Y.). 132: 1688-92. PMID 17747279 DOI: 10.1126/science.132.3440.1688-a  0.01
1958 Lewontin RC. A General Method for Investigating the Equilibrium of Gene Frequency in a Population. Genetics. 43: 419-34. PMID 17247767  0.01
1954 GOODELL H, LEWONTIN R, WOLFF HG. The familial occurrence of migraine headache: a study of heredity. Research Publications - Association For Research in Nervous and Mental Disease. 33: 346-56. PMID 13246086  0.01
1954 GOODELL H, LEWONTIN R, WOLFF HG. Familiar occurrence of migraine headache: a study of heredity. A.M.a. Archives of Neurology and Psychiatry. 72: 325-34. PMID 13196752 DOI: 10.1001/archneurpsyc.1954.02330030059006  0.01
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