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How we do it : the evolution and future of human reproduction

Author: R D Martin
Publisher: Basic Books, ℗2013, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Primatologist Robert Martin draws on research to examine human reproduction and evolution and discuss reproductive and child-rearing practices in modern society.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: R D Martin
ISBN: 9780465030156 0465030157
OCLC Number: 883183107
Description: xii, 204 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Robert Martin.

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Why are a quarter of a billion sperm cells needed to fertilize one human egg? Why do women, apes, and monkeys menstruate while most other mammals do not? Are women really fertile only during a few  Read more...

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