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The agile gene : how nature turns on nurture

Author: Matt Ridley
Publisher: New York : Perennial, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First Perennial editionView all editions and formats
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Documents the 2001 discovery that there are fewer genes in a human genome than previously thought and considers the argument that nurture elements are also largely responsible for human behavior.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Matt Ridley
ISBN: 006000679X 9780060006792
OCLC Number: 55893654
Notes: "A hardcover edition of this book was published in 2003 under the title Nature via nurture by HarperCollins Publishers Inc."--Title page verso.
Description: 326 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: The paragon of animals --
A plethora of instincts --
A convenient jingle --
The madness of causes --
Genes in the fourth dimension --
Formative years --
Learning lessons --
Conundrums of culture --
The seven meanings of "Gene" --
A budget of paradoxical morals.
Other Titles: Nature via nurture
Responsibility: Matt Ridley.

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Documents the 2001 discovery that there are fewer genes in a human genome than previously thought and considers the argument that nurture elements are also largely responsible for human behavior.

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