Evolution (Book, 2012) [WorldCat.org]
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Author: Carl T Bergstrom; Lee Alan Dugatkin
Publisher: New York : Norton, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
"Evolution integrates phylogenetic thinking and in-depth, current research examples throughout, providing a contemporary view of evolutionary biology. A stunning art program and an amphasis on problem solving engage students and help them understand fundamental concepts and processes"--Back cover.

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Genre/Form: Textbooks
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carl T Bergstrom; Lee Alan Dugatkin
ISBN: 9780393925920 0393925927 9780393913415 0393913414 9780393913491 039391349X
OCLC Number: 729341924
Language Note: Text in English.
Description: xxix, 677, [76] pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 29 cm
Contents: Part I: Foundations of evolutionary biology. An overview of evolutionary biology ; Early evolutionary ideas and Darwin's insight ; Natural selection ; Phylogeny and evolutionary history ; Inferring phylogeny --
Part II: Evolutionary genetics. Transmission genetics and the sources of genetic variation ; The genetics of population ; Evolution in finite populations ; Evolution at multiple loci ; Genome evolution --
Part III: The history of life. The origin and evolution of early life ; Major transitions ; Evolution and development ; Species and speciation ; Extinction and evolutionary trends --
Part IV: Evolutionary interactions. The evolution of sex ; Sexual selection ; The evolution of sociality ; Coevolution ; Evolution and medicine.
Responsibility: Carl T. Bergstrom, Lee Alan Dugatkin.


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