This long awaited core textbook in the study of evolution takes a similar approach to the subject as does Roger Lewin's classic text, Human Evolution, but goes a step further. The many important discoveries and new evidence that have emerged since the last edition of Human Evolution make this new text a timely and necessary addition to any introductory evolution course.
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
Principles of Human Evolution presents an in-depth introduction to paleoanthropology and the study of human evolution. Focusing on the fundamentals of evolutionary theory and molecular genetics approaches to important questions in the field, this timely textbook will help students gain a perspective on human evolution in the context of modern biological thinking.The second edition of this successful text features the addition of Robert Foley, a leading researcher in Human Evolutionary Studies, to the writing team. Strong emphasis on evolutionary theory, ecology, and behavior and scores of new examples reflect the latest evolutionary theories and recent archaeological finds. More than a simple update, the new edition is organized by issue rather than chronology, integrating behavior, adaptation, and anatomy. A new design and new figure references make this edition more accessible for students and instructors.From the Back Cover:
Roger Lewin, author of the classic text Human Evolution, has written an in-depth introduction to the board science of paleoanthropology. Principles of Human Evolution is an up-to-date perspective on human evolution covering the recent important discoveries in the field, including the new species of early human. This timely textbook places particular emphasis on evolutionary theory and molecular genetics approaches to important questions in the field. The highly anticipated Principles of Human Evolution will help students gain a perspective on human evolution in the context of modern biological thinking.
"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Wiley, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0865425426
Book Description Wiley, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 1. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0865425426
Book Description Wiley, 1997. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110865425426
Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. HARDCOVER, Book Condition New, U.S. EDITION. We Do not Ship APO FPO AND PO BOX. . Printing in English language.NO CD AND ACCESS CODE. Quick delivery by USPS/UPS/DHL/FEDEX/ARAMEX ,Customer satisfaction guaranteed. We may ship the books from Asian regions for inventory purpose. Bookseller Inventory # ABE ORG##CB1686
Book Description Wiley. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0865425426 Brand New Book in Perfect Condition.Fast Shipping with tracking number. Bookseller Inventory # YGDA-DBSPD-06326
Book Description Blackwell Publishing. Book Condition: New. pp. 526. Bookseller Inventory # 5284739
Book Description Book Condition: New. This is an Int'l Edition. Please note: We do not ship to PO Boxes, please provide us with your complete delivery address. Bookseller Inventory # DZBWCBSOO-9184