Sexual Selections

Author: Marlene Zuk
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520240759
Size: 40.41 MB
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A provocative tour of recent findings in animal sexuality and evolutionary biology seeks to demonstrate how anthropomorphism and gender politics have affected our knowledge of the natural world and shows how a broader approach, based on ...

Sex On Six Legs

Author: Marlene Zuk
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547549170
Size: 40.61 MB
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Can insects be taught new skills as easily as your new puppy? Sex on Six Legs is a startling and exciting book that provides answers to these questions and many more.

American Eugenics

Author: Nancy Ordover
Publisher: U of Minnesota Press
ISBN: 9780816635580
Size: 25.11 MB
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American Eugenics demonstrates how biological theories of race, gender, and sexuality are crucially linked through a concern with regulating the "unfit.

How We Do It

Author: Robert Martin
Publisher: Basic Books (AZ)
ISBN: 0465030157
Size: 55.26 MB
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A primatologist explores the mystery of the origins of human reproduction, explaining that understanding the evolutionary past can provide insight into what worked, what didn't, and what it all means for the future of mankind.

Population Genetics

Author: Matthew Hamilton
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1444362453
Size: 24.14 MB
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This book aims to make population genetics approachable, logical and easily understood.

How To Tame A Fox And Build A Dog

Author: Lee Alan Dugatkin
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022644418X
Size: 45.28 MB
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In 1959, biologists Dmitri Belyaev and Lyudmila Trut set out to speed up thousands of years of evolution into a few decades.

Giving Kids A Fair Chance

Author: James J. Heckman
Publisher: MIT Press
ISBN: 0262019132
Size: 62.30 MB
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At a time when state and local budgets for early interventions are being cut, Heckman issues an urgent call for action and offers some practical steps for how to design and pay for new programs.

Race Monogamy And Other Lies They Told You

Author: Agustín Fuentes
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520285999
Size: 35.71 MB
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Accessible, compelling, and original, this book is a rich and nuanced account of how nature, culture, experience, and choice interact to influence human behavior.