What Evolution is
At once a spirited defense of Darwinian explanations of biology and an elegant primer on evolution for the general reader, What Evolution Is poses the questions at the heart of evolutionary theory and considers how our improved understanding of evolution has affected the viewpoints and values of modern man.Science Masters Series
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"WHAT EVOLUTION IS", a classic book on evolution, opens with an interest foreword by Jared Diamond (author of Guns, Germs and Steel and The third Chimpanzee among other books), approaching the ... Read full review
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Written by a highly notable figure, the book is an authoritative tome of information of what evolution is, and more importantly, what it isn't. But I must say that it would have been a good read at ...
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Some Interesting Excerpts from Ernst Mayr’s “<I>What Evolution Is ...
Those interested in evolutionary theory would do well to understand the words penned by Mayr in his final book, “What Evolution Is,” published after over 60 ...
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Edge: WHAT EVOLUTION IS: A Talk with Ernst Mayr
[Excerpted from Jared Diamond's Introduction to What Evolution Is by Ernst Mayr — sciencemasters Series/Basic Books; October 2001] ...
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This is fortunate for readers of What Evolution Is, Mayr’s latest work for the ... He tells us exactly what evolution is, in a book that is for those who ...
Evolution, Synthesized (March-April 2002)
Few people would have the credentials, history, background, or brazen confidence to write a book with so definitive a title as What Evolution Is. But few ...
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An Evolving Idea - New York Times
''What Evolution Is'' is not the last book you will ever need on the subject. ... I came to think of ''What Evolution Is'' as a friendly textbook, ...
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Academy of Achievement: What Evolution Is
What Evolution Is. Ernst Mayr New York City: Basic Books, 2001. About the Book. A spirited defense of Darwinian explanations of biology and a captivating ...
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BOOK REVIEWED-What Evolution Is. by Ernst Mayr. Basic Books: 2001. ... Now he was written a popular book about evolution, What Evolution Is. He says he had ...
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Ernst Mayr: What evolution is. Basic Books, New York, 2001.318 pp. 24·16 cm (ISBN: 0-465-04425-5) US $26.00 ... His book What Evolution Is summarizes the ...
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Sandwalk: What Is Evolution?
Ernst Mayr (2001) What Evolution Is, Basic Books, New York p.157. This is good stuff. ... This is a remarkable error in a book called "What Evolution Is." ...
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