aristogenesis

aristogenesis

A naïve, now abandoned biological theory that evolution results from a creative, ongoing and orderly process innate in living organisms, which occurs in response to environmental pressures/external stimuli at a rate such that the final adaptations anticipate the needs of adaptation.
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Pero no solo el: pensadores tan ilustres como Bergson o Teilhard de Chardin, asi como teorias evolutivas como la monogenesis (2), la aristogenesis o la ortogenesis (3), mantienen posturas--en cierto modo--similares por su finalismo.
(3.) Como la ortogenesis, la aristogenesis defiende que la evolucion presenta una direccionalidad concreta.
The modern synthesis of the 1940s rid evolutionary biology of teleological theories such as aristogenesis and orthogenesis (Romer 1949; Mayr 1988), but more biologically plausible theories have been formulated that predict an inherently directional course of evolution as a result of both intrinsic and extrinsic factors (Alberch 1980; LaBarbera 1986; Vermeij 1987; Bonner 1988; McKinney 1990).