Prof. Dr. Lilian Al-Chueyr Pereira Martins

Lilian Al-Chueyr Pereira Martins has a degree in Natural History from the Pontifical Catholic University of Paraná (PUC/PR); specialist in the History of Science from the State University of Campinas (UNICAMP); Master and Doctor in Biological Sciences in the field of Genetics, at the State University of Campinas, with a Sandwich Doctorate at the Department of History and Philosophy of Science at Cambridge University and Post-Doctorate at the History and Theory of Science Group (UNICAMP). She was a professor at the History of Science Program at the Pontifical Catholic University of Sao Paulo (1999-2011). She is currently an associate professor at the Department of Biology at the Faculty of Philosophy, Sciences and Letters of Ribeirao Preto, University of Sao Paulo (FFCLRP -USP); editor of the journal Filosofia e História da Biologia; leader of the History and Theory of Biology group (USP); collaborating researcher of the History, Theory, and Science Teaching Group (USP). She is mainly dedicated to the history of life sciences, particularly the history of genetics and evolution. She is also dedicated to the philosophy of biology and the applications of history and philosophy of biology to science teaching.

PUBLICATIONS

  • MARTINS, Lilian Al-Chueyr Pereira. Weldon’s unpublished manuscript. An attempt at reconciliation between Mendelism and Biometry? Pp.11- 28. in BARAVALLE, Lorenzo; ZATERKA, Luciana (eds.) Life and Evolution. Latin America Essays on the History and Philosophy of Biology (History, Philosophy and Theory of life Sciences, vol. 26). Springer: Switzerland, 2020. ISSN 2211-1948 Eletronic ISSN: 2211-1956. [DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-39589-6_2]
  • MARTINS, Lilian Al-Chueyr Pereira. William Bateson’s materials for the study of variation: an attack on Darwinism? Pp. 273-295. In: LORENZANO, Pablo; MARTINS, Lilian A.-C. P. & REGNER, Anna Carolina Krebs Pereira (eds.). History and Philosophy of Life Sciences in the South Cone. Texts in Philosophy. Volume 20. London: College Publications, 2013.
  • MARTINS, Lilian Al-Chueyr Pereira. A teoria da progressão dos animais de Lamarck. Rio de Janeiro: Booklink, 2007. Coleção Scientiarum Historia et Teoria. Vol. 1. ISBN: 978-85-7729-032-1.
  • MARTINS, Lilian Al-Chueyr Pereira Martins & MARTINS, Roberto de Andrade. Acceptación o rechazo de las hipótesis o teorías: un nuevo método de análisis. Pp. 273- 280. In: SOTA, Eduardo & URTUBEY, Luis (eds.). Epistemología e Historia de la Ciencia. Selección de Trabajos de las IX Jornadas. Córdoba: Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, Vol. 5 (n. 5),1999. [pdf]
  • MARTINS, Lilian A.-C. P. Did Sutton and Boveri propose the so called “Sutton-Boveri chromosome hypothesis”? Genetics and Molecular Biology 22 (2): 261-71, 1999. [pdf]

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