First Published in 2018. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an Informa company.

chapter 1|11 pages


chapter 2|9 pages

Form and Structural Stability

chapter 3|17 pages

Structural Stability in Mathematics

chapter 4|17 pages

Kinematic of Forms; Catastrophes

chapter 6|23 pages

General Morphology

chapter 7|27 pages

The Dynamic of Forms

chapter 8|10 pages

Biology and Topology

chapter 9|39 pages

Local Models in Embryology

chapter 10|56 pages

Global Models for a Living Being (Metazoa)

chapter 11|24 pages

Models in Ultrastructure

chapter 12|17 pages

The Basic Problems of Biology

chapter 13|34 pages

From Animal to Man: Thought and Language