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The Cambridge encyclopedia of human evolution

Author: Steve Jones; Robert D Martin; David Pilbeam
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1994.
Series: Cambridge reference book.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st pbk. edView all editions and formats
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A wide-ranging introduction to the human species that places modern humans in evolutionary perspective. Covering a diverse range of subjects from genetics, primatology and fossil origins to human  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Jones; Robert D Martin; David Pilbeam
ISBN: 0521323703 9780521323703 0521467861 9780521467865
OCLC Number: 444512451
Description: XIII, 506 str. : ilustr. ; 29 cm.
Contents: 1. Introduction: what makes us human?; 2. Patterns of primate evolution; 3. The life of primates; 4. The brain and language; 5. Primate social organisation; 6. Human evolution in geological context; 7. The primate fossil record; 8. Primate genetics and evolution; 9. Genetic clues of relatedness; 10. Early human behaviour and ecology; 11. Human populations, past and present; 12. Conclusion: the evolutionary future of humankind.
Series Title: Cambridge reference book.
Other Titles: Human evolution
Responsibility: edited by Steve Jones, Robert Martin and David Pilbeam ; foreword by Richard Dawkins.

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