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The Selfish Gene : 30th Anniversary Edition.

Author: Richard Dawkins
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, UK, 2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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The 30th anniversary edition of the million copy international bestseller, with a new introduction from the author. As relevant and influential today as when it was first published, this classic exposition of evolutionary thought, widely hailed for its stylistic brilliance and deep scientific insights, stimulated whole new areas of research. - ;The million copy international bestseller, critically acclaimed and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Dawkins, Richard.
Selfish Gene : 30th Anniversary Edition.
Oxford : Oxford University Press, UK, ©2006
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Dawkins
ISBN: 0199291152 9780199291151 0199291144 9780199291144 9780191537554 0191537551
OCLC Number: 990723716
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (385 pages)
Contents: Introduction to 30th anniversary edition; Preface to second edition; Foreword to first edition; Preface to first edition; 1. Why are people?; 2. The replicators; 3. Immortal coils; 4. The gene machine; 5. Aggression: stability and the selfish machine; 6. Genesmanship; 7. Family planning; 8. Battle of the generations; 9. Battle of the sexes; 10. You scratch my back, I'll ride on yours; 11. Memes: the new replicators; 12. Nice guys finish first; 13. The long reach of the gene; Endnotes; Updated bibliography; Index and key to bibliography; Extracts from reviews.
Other Titles: Selfish Gene, The

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The 30th anniversary edition of the million copy international bestseller, with a new introduction from the author. As relevant and influential today as when it was first published, this classic exposition of evolutionary thought, widely hailed for its stylistic brilliance and deep scientific insights, stimulated whole new areas of research. - ;The million copy international bestseller, critically acclaimed and translated into over 25 languages. This 30th anniversary edition includes a new introduction from the author as well as the original prefaces and foreword, and extracts from early revie.

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