Evolution: A Beginner's Guide (Beginner's Guides (Oneworld)) (Paperback)

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Covering everything from fossilized dinosaurs to intelligent apes, this is an accessible guide to one of the most important scientific theories of all time. Burt Guttman assumes no prior scientific knowledge on the part of the reader, and explains each of the key ideas and concepts, including natural selection, genetics and the evolution of animal behavior, in a lively and informative way. Looking ahead to the future of evolutionary theory, and assessing its possible implications for the way we understand morality, human nature and our place in the world, this book provides the perfect starting point for understanding what evolution is and why it matters.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781851683710
ISBN-10: 1851683712
Publisher: ONEWorld Publications
Publication Date: September 2005
Pages: 203
Language: English
Series: Beginner's Guides (Oneworld)

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