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    Karl Pearson's Mathematization of Inheritance: From Ancestral Heredity to Mendelian Genetics (1895–1909).M. Eileen Magnello - 1998 - Annals of Science 55 (1):35-94.
    Summary Long-standing claims have been made for nearly the entire twentieth century that the biometrician, Karl Pearson, and his colleague, W. F. R. Weldon, rejected Mendelism as a theory of inheritance. It is shown that at the end of the nineteenth century Pearson considered various theories of inheritance (including Francis Galton's law of ancestral heredity for characters underpinned by continuous variation), and by 1904 he ?accepted the fundamental idea of Mendel? as a theory of inheritance for discontinuous variation. Moreover, in (...)
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    The Non-Correlation of Biometrics and Eugenics: Rival Forms of Laboratory Work in Karl Pearson's Career at University College London, Part 2.M. Eileen Magnello - 1999 - History of Science 37 (2):123-150.
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    The Non-Correlation of Biometrics and Eugenics: Rival Forms of Laboratory Work in Karl Pearson's Career at University College London, Part 1.M. Eileen Magnello - 1999 - History of Science 37 (1):79-106.
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    J. Rosser Matthews, Quantification and the Quest for Medical Certainty. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1995. Pp. X + 195. ISBN 0-691-03794-9. £32.00, $39.50. [REVIEW]M. Eileen Magnello - 1996 - British Journal for the History of Science 29 (2):244-246.
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