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The Resource Evolution, Colin Patterson

Evolution, Colin Patterson

Label
Evolution
Title
Evolution
Statement of responsibility
Colin Patterson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Introducing the latest ideas on how life originated and diversified on earth, this new edition of a classic work provides a concise and engaging summary of modern evolutionary theory. The heavily illustrated book is intended for readers with little or no formal training in science and is an ideal introduction for students. Teachers of biology will also find the book a valuable reference text."--Jacket
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Patterson, Colin
Dewey number
576.8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QH366.2
LC item number
.P37 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Evolution (Biology)
  • Evolution (Biology)
Label
Evolution, Colin Patterson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 154-155) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Neutral evolution and the molecular clock
  • Gene families and gene evolution
  • Origin of species
  • Speciation in the Galapagos Islands
  • Hierarchy of life
  • Proof and disproof; science and politics
  • Origin and early evolution of life
  • Evolution and humanity
  • Who's who
  • Propositions
  • Species
  • Variation within species
  • Heredity
  • Genetics and variation
  • Mutation
  • Natural selection theory
  • Selection in action
Control code
ocm39724234
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
ix, 166 p.
Isbn
9780801485947
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
98041312
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o39724234
  • (OCoLC)39724234
Label
Evolution, Colin Patterson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 154-155) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Neutral evolution and the molecular clock
  • Gene families and gene evolution
  • Origin of species
  • Speciation in the Galapagos Islands
  • Hierarchy of life
  • Proof and disproof; science and politics
  • Origin and early evolution of life
  • Evolution and humanity
  • Who's who
  • Propositions
  • Species
  • Variation within species
  • Heredity
  • Genetics and variation
  • Mutation
  • Natural selection theory
  • Selection in action
Control code
ocm39724234
Dimensions
26 cm.
Edition
2nd ed.
Extent
ix, 166 p.
Isbn
9780801485947
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
98041312
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o39724234
  • (OCoLC)39724234

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