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The History and Geography of Human Genes

Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza, Paolo Menozzi, Alberto Piazza - Science - 1994 - 1059 pages
L. Luca Cavalli-Sforza and his collaborators Paolo Menozzi and Alberto Piazza have devoted fourteen years to one of the most compelling scientific projects of our time: the ...
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Consanguinity, Inbreeding, and Genetic Drift in Italy

Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza, Antonio Moroni, Gianna Zei - Science - 2004 - 315 pages
In 1951, the geneticist Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza was teaching in Parma when a student--a priest named Antonio Moroni--told him about rich church records of demography and ...
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Cultural Transmission and Evolution: A Quantitative Approach

Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza - Science - 1981 - 388 pages
A number of scholars have found that concepts such as mutation, selection, and random drift, which emerged from the theory of biological evolution, may also explain ...
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The Genetics of Human Populations

Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza, Walter Fred Bodmer - Science - 1999 - 965 pages
Comprehensive, advanced treatment of nature and source of inherited characteristics, with treatment of mathematical techniques. Mendelian populations, mutations, polymorphisms ...
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The Neolithic Transition and the Genetics of Populations in Europe

Albert J. Ammerman, Luigi Luca Cavalli-Sforza - Science - 2014 - 200 pages
This book explores the shift from hunting and gathering to agriculture as a way of life and the implications of this neolithic transition for the genetic structure of European ...
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A Genetic and Cultural Odyssey: The Life and Work of L. Luca Cavalli-Sforza

Linda Stone, Paul F. Lurquin - Biography & Autobiography - 2005 - 227 pages
Drawing links between genetic and cultural development, Cavalli-Sforza developed groundbreaking techniques to trace the evolution of Homo sapiens and the origins of human ...
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The Language of Genes

Steve Jones - Science - 1995 - 272 pages
Surveys the burgeoning study of genetics, from its origins to the current progress in identifying the causes of diseases, the ethical questions raised by bioengineering, and ...
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Before the Dawn: Recovering the Lost History of Our Ancestors

Nicholas Wade - Science - 2007 - 320 pages
Nicholas Wade’s articles are a major reason why the science section has become the most popular, nationwide, in the New York Times. In his groundbreaking Before the Dawn, Wade ...
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