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Online ISBN: 9780470015902

DOI: 10.1002/047001590X

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  1. Biochemistry
  2. Bioethics & Philosophy
  3. Cell Biology
  4. Developmental Biology
  5. Ecology
  6. Evolution & Diversity of Life
    1. Adaptive Evolution
    2. Classification
    3. Coevolution
    4. Diversification of Plants and Animals
    5. Diversity of Life
    6. Evolution of Novelty
    7. Evolution of Species
    8. Evolution Rates
    9. Evolution: Theories and Ideas
      1. Adaptation: Genetics
      2. Adaptationist Claims – Conceptual Problems
      3. Adaptations: Meanings
      4. Adaptive Gene Loss in Vertebrates: Photosensitivity as a Model Case
      5. Altruism – A Philosophical Analysis
      6. Animal Social Networks
      7. Are Humans Still Evolving?
      8. Bacterial DNA in the Human Genome
      9. Bacterial Origins
      10. Barrett Esophagus
      11. Cancer Evolution
      12. Carnivorous Plants
      13. Chromosome Numbers in Mammals
      14. Cladistic Biogeography
      15. Classification
      16. Coalescence: the Sharing of Ancestry of Alleles
      17. Coalescent Theory
      18. The Complexity of Genetic Redundancy
      19. Creationism
      20. Cultural Transmission and Evolution
      21. Darwin and the Idea of Natural Selection
      22. Darwinian Evolution of Tumours
      23. Darwinian Medicine
      24. Developmental Evolution
      25. Developmental Systems Theory
      26. Diffusion Theory
      27. Drift: Introduction
      28. Ecological Developmental Biology
      29. Ecology and Social Organisation of Wasps
      30. Environmental Stochasticity
      31. Essentialism and Human Nature
      32. Eukaryotes and Multicells: Origin
      33. Evolution and Ecology of Plant Mating Systems
      34. Evolution of Genome Size
      35. Evolution of Hominin Social Systems
      36. Evolution of Microsatellite DNA
      37. Evolution: Convergent and Parallel Evolution
      38. Evolution: History
      39. Evolution: Neutralist View
      40. Evolution: Selectionist View
      41. Evolution: Shifting Balance Theory
      42. Evolution: Tempo and Mode
      43. Evolution: Views of
      44. Evolutionary Developmental Biology: Developmental and Genetic Mechanisms of Evolutionary Change
      45. Evolutionary Developmental Biology: Developmental Bias and Constraint
      46. Evolutionary Ecology of Specialisation
      47. Evolutionary Game Theory
      48. Evolutionary Ideas: Darwin
      49. Evolutionary Ideas: Pre-Darwinian
      50. Evolutionary Ideas: The Eclipse of Darwinism
      51. Evolutionary Ideas: The Modern Synthesis
      52. Evolutionary Networks
      53. Evolutionary Origin of Orphan Genes
      54. Evolutionary Progress: Conceptual Issues
      55. Evolutionary Trends
      56. Fitness
      57. Fitness: Philosophical Problems
      58. Fixation Probabilities and Times
      59. Fluctuating Asymmetry
      60. Function and Teleology
      61. Gene Flow, Haplotype Patterns and Modern Human Origins
      62. Genetic Influences on Male Homosexuality
      63. Genetic Load
      64. The Genetics of Human Aggressive Behaviour
      65. Genetics of Sexual Dimorphism in Humans
      66. Genome Inserts
      67. Geological Time: History of Ideas
      68. Geological Time: Principles
      69. Group Selection
      70. Heredity and the Novel
      71. Heterochrony
      72. Heterochrony in Plants
      73. Homology and Homoplasy: A Philosophical Perspective
      74. Homology in Character Evolution
      75. Horizontal Gene Transfer in Evolution
      76. Human Behavioural Ecology
      77. Human Populations: Origins and Evolution
      78. Hybrid Incompatibility in Drosophila: An Updated Genetic and Evolutionary Analysis
      79. Hybrid Zones
      80. Hypothesis Testing in Palaeoanthropology
      81. Lamarckian Inheritance
      82. Life History Theory
      83. Lifelines Beyond the Genome: Why Chickens Come Before Eggs
      84. Malthus, Darwin, and Social Darwinism
      85. Mendel's Paper on the Laws of Heredity (1866): Solving the Enigma of the Most Famous ‘Sleeping Beauty’ in Science
      86. Mitochondrial Genome
      87. Models of Primate Evolution
      88. Molecular Clock: Testing
      89. Molecular Evolution: Introduction
      90. Molecular Evolution: Nearly Neutral Theory
      91. Molecular Evolution: Neutral Theory
      92. The Neo-selectionist Theory of Genome Evolution
      93. Neutrality and Selection in Molecular Evolution: Statistical Tests
      94. Nonadaptive Genetic Change in Human and Primate Evolution
      95. Orthologues, Paralogues and Horizontal Gene Transfer in the Human Holobiont
      96. Parent–Offspring Conflict, Sibling Rivalry and Coadaptation
      97. Parental Care and Investment
      98. Philosophy of Selection (Natural, Sexual and Drift)
      99. Philosophy of Selection: Units and Levels
      100. Phylogeny and Stratigraphy Comparison
      101. Population Genetics and Genome Evolution of Selfing Species
      102. You have free access to this content
        Population Genetics of Modern Human Evolution
      103. Protein-Coding Segments: Evolution of Exon–Intron Gene Structure
      104. Punctuated Equilibrium and Phyletic Gradualism
      105. Reconstruction of the Ancestral Xenarthran Karyotype
      106. Red Queen Hypothesis
      107. Reproductive Skew Theory
      108. RNA Editing: Evolutionary Implications
      109. Role of Natural Selection in Chromosomal Speciation
      110. Scientific Method and Experimentation in Biology
      111. Selection: Frequency-dependent
      112. Sex: Advantage
      113. Sexual Conflict
      114. Sexual Selection
      115. Sexual Selection and Life History Allocation
      116. Sexual Selection: Its Possible Contribution to Recent Human Evolution
      117. Sociobiology – A Philosophical Analysis
      118. Speciation: Chromosomal Mechanisms
      119. Speciation: Introduction
      120. Species Concepts
      121. Species Selection
      122. Sympatric Speciation
      123. Systematics: Historical Overview
      124. The Evolution of Cooperative Breeding in Vertebrates
      125. The Gene Content of Mammalian and Avian Sex Chromosomes
      126. Theory of Cooperation
      127. Thompsonian Transformations
      128. Thrifty Genotype Hypothesis and Complex Genetic Disease
      129. Using Evolutionary Biology in the Medical Sciences
      130. Virus Evolution
      131. X-Chromosome Dosage Compensation
    10. Evolutionary Genomics
    11. Evolutionary Processes
    12. Extinction and Radiation
    13. Fossils and Evolution
    14. Geology: Earth Changes Over Time
    15. Human Evolution
    16. Macroevolution
    17. Molecular Evolution
    18. Origin of Life
    19. Population Structure and Genetics
    20. Protein Evolution
    21. Reconstruction of Phylogeny
    22. Selection and Variation
    23. Variation by Mutation and Recombination
  7. Genetics & Disease
  8. Immunology
  9. Microbiology
  10. Molecular Biology
  11. Neuroscience
  12. Plant Science
  13. Science & Society
  14. Structural Biology
  15. Virology

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