Evolution / Nicholas H. Barton ... [and others].

Published
  • Cold Spring Harbor, N.Y. : Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press 2007
Physical description
xiv, 833 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), col. maps ; 29 cm.
ISBN
  • 9780879696849 (hbk.)
  • 0879696842 (hbk.)
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • 1. history of evolutionary biology : evolution and genetics. p. 9.
  • 2. origin of molecular biology. p. 37.
  • 3. Evidence for evolution. p. 65.
  • 4. origin of life. p. 87.
  • 5. last universal common ancestor and the tree of life. p. 109.
  • 6. Diversification of bacteria and archaea I : phylogeny and biology. p. 137.
  • 7. Diversification of bacteria and archaea II : genetics and genomics. p. 169.
  • 8. origin and diversification of eukaryotes. p. 195.
  • 9. Multicellularity and development. p. 225.
  • 10. Diversification of plants and animals. p. 253.
  • 11. Evolution of developmental programs. p. 287.
  • 12. Generation of variation by mutation and recombination. p. 325.
  • 13. Variation in DNA and proteins. p. 355.
  • 14. Variation in genetically complex traits. p. 381.
  • 15. Random genetic drift. p. 413.
  • 16. Population structure. p. 439.
  • 17. Selection on variation. p. 457.
  • 18. interaction between selection and other forces. p. 489.
  • 19. Measuring selection. p. 521.
  • 20. Phenotypic evolution. p. 555.
  • 21. Conflict and cooperation. p. 585.
  • 22. Species and speciation. p. 619.
  • 23. Evolution of genetic systems. p. 657.
  • 24. Evolution of novelty. p. 695.
  • 25. Human evolutionary history. p. 727.
  • 26. Current issues in human evolution. p. 755.
Other names
Related item
  • http://www.evolution-textbook.org
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English
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Summary

  • Discusses the key experiments and ideas in the development of molecular biology. This work provides an account of the development of the ideas underpinning evolutionary theory. It describes the history of life on earth from the origin of life to the evolution of humans, with emphasis on the major transitions in genetic organization, and more.

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British Library: General Reference Collection, St Pancras Reading Rooms YK.2008.b.4905
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