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The Evolution Explosion: How Humans Cause Rapid Evolutionary Change

Stephen R. Palumbi
Format
Book
Published
New York : Norton, c2001.
Edition
1st ed
Language
English
ISBN
0393020118
Contents
  • Chapter 1 From the Mountains to the Sea 3
  • Chapter 2 Right Before Your Eyes 8
  • Chapter 3 Engine of Evolution 37
  • Chapter 4 Temporary Miracles: The Evolution of Antibiotic Resistance 65
  • Chapter 5 Evolution of HIV 95
  • Chapter 6 Poisoning Insects, and What They Can Do About It 131
  • Chapter 7 Biotechnology and the Chemical Plow 162
  • Chapter 8 Evolution All at Sea 184
  • Chapter 9 Are Humans Still Evolving? 207
  • Chapter 10 Ecology and Evolution of Aloha 231.
Description
x, 277 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-268) and index.
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