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This annually updated reader is a compilation of carefully selected articles from current newspapers, magazines, and journals, such as Scientific American, Discover, and Natural History. The Annual Editions titles are supported by our student Web site, www.dushkin.com/online/.

Table of Contents

UNIT 1. The Evoluntionary Perspectives

1. The Growth of Evolutionary Science, Douglas J. Futuyma, from Science on Trial, Pantheon Books, 1982

2. A Theory Evolves, Thomas Hayden, U.S. News & World Report, July 29, 2002

3. Darwin’s Influence on Modern Thought, Ernst Mayr, Scientific American, July 2000

4. 15 Answers to Creationist Nonsense, John Rennie, Scientific American, July 2002

5. Survival of the Kindest: Of Selfish Genes and Unselfish Dogs, Frans de Waal, from The Ape and the Sushi Master, Basic Books, 2001

6. Curse and Blessing of the Ghetto, Jared Diamond, Discover, March 1991

7. The Saltshaker’s Curse, Jared Diamond, Natural History, October 1991

8. What You Can Learn From Drunk Monkeys, Meredith F. Small, Discover, July 2002

UNIT 2. Primates

9. Machiavellian Monkeys, James Shreeve, Discover, June 1991

10. What Are Friends For?, Barbara Smuts, Natural History, February 1987

11. Fossey in the Mist, Robert M. Sapolsky, Discover, February 2001

(and more...)

Product Details

ISBN:
9780072548327
Author:
Angeloni, Elvio
Publisher:
Dushkin/McGraw-Hill
Subject:
Anthropology - Physical
Subject:
Anthropology - General
Edition Number:
12
Edition Description:
2003-04
Series:
Annual Editions: Physical Anthropology
Publication Date:
20021231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Dimensions:
10.84x8.30x.53 in. 1.20 lbs.

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