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Books Books 1 - 10 of about 41 related to The Price of Altruism: George Price and the Search for the Origins of Kindness.    

Rebels, Mavericks, and Heretics In Biology

Oren Harman - Biography & Autobiography - 2008 - 400 pages
This book is the first devoted to modern biology's innovators and iconoclasts: men and women who challenged prevailing notions in their fields. Some of these scientists were ...
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Outsider Scientists: Routes to Innovation in Biology

Oren Harman, Michael R. Dietrich - Science - 2013 - 376 pages
Outsider Scientists describes the transformative role played by “outsiders” in the growth of the modern life sciences. Biology, which occupies a special place between the exact ...
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From Groups to Individuals: Evolution and Emerging Individuality

Frédéric Bouchard, Philippe Huneman - Science - 2013 - 278 pages
Our intuitive assumption that only organisms are the real individuals in the natural world is at odds with developments in cell biology, ecology, genetics, evolutionary biology ...
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Changing Scenes in the Natural Sciences, 1776-1976: Academy of Natural ...

Clyde E. Goulden - 2008 - 362 pages
This book is the result of a symposium held in Phila., PA, in April 1976, on the bicentennial of Amer. independence. It reviewed the contributions of evolution, systematics ...
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Modular Evolution: How Natural Selection Produces Biological Complexity

Lucio Vinicius - Social Science - 2010
Natural selection is more than the survival of the fittest: it is a force engendering higher biological complexity. Presenting a new explanation for the tendency of life to ...
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Evolutionary Psychology: A Clinical Introduction

Christopher Badcock - Psychology - 2013 - 318 pages
According to evolutionary biologists, we are the minders of our genes. But, as Christopher Badcock points out in this book, it is only recently that evolutionists have realized ...
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The Sociobiological Imagination

Mary Maxwell - Philosophy - 1991 - 376 pages
Introduces the major principles of sociobiology and presents its uses in diverse disciplines: psychiatry, law, management theory, anthropology, economics, primatology, history ...
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