The Theory of Evolution (Paperback) - Maynard Smith, John/ Smith, John Maynard

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In this book, John Maynard Smith describes how the theory of natural selection has been confirmed, but at the same time transformed, by recent research, and in particular by the discovery of the laws of inheritance.

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Publisher Cambridge Univ Pr
Mfg Part# 9780521451284
SKU 30093470
Format Paperback
ISBN10 0521451280
Release Date 4/10/2007
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Dimensions (in Inches) 8.5H x 5.5L x 1.25T
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Annotation Smith describes the theories of Darwin and Wallace on natural selection and survival of the fittest. In addition, he examines the discovery of the laws of inheritance in light of contemporary research.
Editors Note All living plants and animals, including man, are the modified descendants of one or a few simple living things. A hundred years ago Darwin and Wallace in their theory of natural selection, or the survival of the fittest, explained how evolution could have happened, in terms of processes known to take place today. In this book John Maynard Smith describes how their theory has been confirmed, but at the same time transformed, by recent research, and in particular by the discovery of the laws of inheritance.
Editors Note 2 In this book, John Maynard Smith describes how the theory of natural selection has been confirmed, but at the same time transformed, by recent research, and in particular by the discovery of the laws of inheritance.
Editors Note 3 All living plants and animals, including man, are the modified descendants of one or a few simple living things. A hundred years ago Darwin and Wallace in their theory of natural selection, or the survival of the fittest, explained how evolution could have happened, in terms of processes known to take place today. In this book John Maynard Smith describes how their theory has been confirmed, but at the same time transformed, by recent research, and in particular by the discovery of the laws of inheritance.
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Book Format Paperback
Edition 0003
Number of Pages 0380
Publisher Cambridge University Press

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