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The origin of life is covered only briefly, but the course of evolutionary change over time is well presented, perhaps somewhat incongruously in the same chapter with discussions of genetic coding, protein formation, and cellular metabolism. Second, it examines the intellectual significance of Darwinian evolution.
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It is not a strong enough text for those with a background in biology or other evolutionary studies, but it makes no claims to that effect. Trivia About An Introduction t Pritam Das marked it as to-read Nov 19, Matthew rated it really liked it May 05, The material is easy to read and presented very clearly.
No trivia or quizzes yet. Floietoss added it Mar 30, Ken Kardong, also author of Vertebrates; Comparative Anatomy, Function, Evolution, is known for his accessible writing style.
An Introduction to Biological Evolution
Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. The result is an inviting book — that will be read. Amira rated it it was amazing Jan 22, Ryan rated it liked it Aug 02, Third, the text departs from the standard treatment of evolution in other textbooks, wherein the arguments are reductionist, molecular, and overwhelmingly genetic in emphasis.
Books by Kenneth V. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Purchased an older edition of this textbook to save money for a bio course in my undergrad studies.
Aliyya Noor marked it as to-read Jan 25, Pages with related products. He received his Ph. Equally important, the reader should learn to recognize the axioms and procedures of science so that he or she cannot be fooled by those who falsely claim that their views are equally good science as alternatives to evolutionary biology. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.
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This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Katie marked it as to-read Aug 31, Juan rated it it was ok Nov 09, It covers most aspects of the science of evolution, gives an excellent historical introduction, and sometimes points out the broader societal implications of particular aspects. Jacques Venter added it Mar 07, After a historical introduction, Kardong lays the groundwork with chapters on time and on heredity.
Jonathon Akers rated it it was ok Aug 18, Earth as a Living Planet Daniel B. The black-and-white illustrations are biologiczl clear and helpful. AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Subhi Ashour marked it as to-read Aug 02, While the dispersal of Homo sapiens from Africa is well covered, there is no mention of the genetic tools by which some of these migration paths are studied.
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Share your thoughts with other customers. One learns little of such techniques as blood typing, ingroduction, mitochrondrial DNA analysis, X- and Y-chromosome analysis, and so on, as tools for migration studies or intra-specific evolution.
Showing of 10 reviews. The book says virtually nothing concerning the attacks made and being made on the concept of evolution and on the unhindered teaching of this science.