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The selfish gene

Author: Richard Dawkins
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 30th anniversary 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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Dawkins, Richard, 1941-
Selfish gene.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006
(DLC) 2006279005
(OCoLC)62532503
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Dawkins
ISBN: 9780199291144 0199291144 0199291152 9780199291151 0191537551 9780191537554 9780191537554 1280870176 9781280870170 9786610870172 6610870179
OCLC Number: 181539585
Description: 1 online resource (xxiii, 360 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Why are people? --
The replicators --
Immortal coils --
The gene machine --
Aggression : stability and the selfish machine --
Genesmanship --
Family planning --
Battle of the generations --
Battle of the sexes --
You scratch my back, I'll ride on yours --
Memes : the new replicators --
Nice guys finish first --
The long reach of the gene.
Responsibility: Richard Dawkins.
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