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The Evolving World

Evolution in Everyday Life

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$30.00 • £24.95 • €27.00

ISBN 9780674025585

Publication Date: 10/31/2007

Academic Trade

352 pages

5 halftones, 30 line drawings and illustrations


  • Preface
  • 1. A Brief History of Three Unpopular Discoveries
  • 2. Domestication: Evolution in Human Hands
  • 3. Evolution in Public Health and Medicine
  • 4. Evolution and Conservation
  • 5. Evolutionary Metaphor in Human Culture
  • 6. The Role of Evolution in Court and Classroom
  • Conclusions
  • Notes
  • Illustration Credits
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • Gold Medal, 2007 Independent Publisher Book Awards, Science Category
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