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Books Books 11 - 20 of about 47 related to The Seven Daughters of Eve: The Science That Reveals Our Genetic Ancestry.    

What It Means to Be 98% Chimpanzee: Apes, People, and Their Genes

Jonathan Marks - Science - 2003 - 333 pages
Presenting the field of molecular anthropology - a synthesis of the holistic approach of anthropology with the reductive approach of molecular genetics - this text provides an ...
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Biomedicine and the Human Condition: Challenges, Risks, and Rewards

Michael G. Sargent - Science - 2005
How to avoid disease, how to breed successfully and how to live to a reasonable age, are questions that have perplexed mankind throughout history. This 2005 book explores our ...
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The Nature of Difference: Science, Society and Human Biology (PBK)

George Ellison, Alan H. Goodman - Social Science - 2006 - 312 pages
Unprecedented advances in genetics and biotechnology have brought profound new insights into human biological variation. These present challenges and opportunities for ...
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The Human Bone Manual

Tim D. White, Pieter A. Folkens - Medical - 2005 - 488 pages
Building on the success of their previous book, White and Folkens' The Human Bone Manual is intended for use outisde the laboratory and classroom, by professional forensic ...
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Self-Organisation and Evolution of Biological and Social Systems

Charlotte Hemelrijk - Medical - 2005
Self-organisation of social systems can be observed at all levels of biological complexity, from cells to organisms and communities. Although individuals are governed by simple ...
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Social Information Transmission and Human Biology

Jonathan CK Wells, Simon Strickland, Kevin Laland - Science - 2006 - 289 pages
Recent research has emphasized that socially transmitted information may affect both the gene pool and the phenotypes of individuals and populations, and that an improved ...
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Evolution of the Vertebrate Auditory System

Geoffrey A. Manley, Arthur N. Popper, Richard R. Fay - Business & Economics - 2004 - 415 pages
This book takes a comparative approach to the evolution of sensory cells in the auditory systems of vertebrates. The authors follow the adaptation of hearing capabilities in ...
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Mathematical Models of Social Evolution: A Guide for the Perplexed

Richard McElreath, Robert Boyd - Social Science - 2008 - 432 pages
Over the last several decades, mathematical models have become central to the study of social evolution, both in biology and the social sciences. But students in these ...
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Western Diseases: An Evolutionary Perspective

Tessa M. Pollard - Science - 2008
As a group, western diseases such as type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, breast cancer, allergies and mental health problems constitute one of the major problems facing ...
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Medicine and Evolution: Current Applications, Future Prospects

Sarah Elton, Paul O'Higgins - Science - 2008 - 320 pages
Can an evolutionary perspective be integrated in day-to-day practice and is it of value in medical education and training? If so, when and how? Highlighting exciting areas of ...
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