Evolution (Evolutionary Biology) 4th Edition c2017 Futuyma & Kirkpatrick txtbk

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Evolution, 4th Edition (c2017) , textbook by Douglas J. Futuyma & Mark Kirkpatrick.

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TEXTBOOK INFO: https://global.oup.com/academic/product/evolution-9781605356051
(ISBN-13: 9781605356051)

PITCH: «Extensively rewritten and reorganized, this new edition of Evolution -- featuring a new coauthor: Mark Kirkpatrick (The University of Texas at Austin) -- offers additional expertise in evolutionary genetics and genomics, the fastest-developing area of evolutionary biology. Directed toward an undergraduate audience, the text emphasizes the interplay between theory and empirical tests of hypotheses, thus acquainting students with the process of science. It addresses major themes -- including the history of evolution, evolutionary processes, adaptation, and evolution as an explanatory framework -- at levels of biological organization ranging from genomes to ecological communities.»

NEW to this Edition:

* Genomic perspectives on evolution are strengthened throughout

* The content has a stronger focus on human evolution: an entirely new chapter on the topic (Chapter 21, The Evolutionary Story of Homo sapiens), and new examples throughout the book

* Many chapters have been rewritten from the ground up

* The book has been entirely reillustrated in a clean, contemporary style that enhances the content

* A new Appendix, A Statistics Primer, introduces the concept of a probability distribution, reviews how statistics are used to describe populations, looks at how we estimate quantities, and discusses how hypotheses are tested. It ends with a brief overview of two major frameworks of statistical analysis: likelihood and Bayesian inference. Math is kept to a minimum.


UNIT I - An Idea that Changed the World

.01 Evolutionary Biology

.02 The Tree of Life

.03 Natural Selection and Adaptation

UNIT II - How Evolution Works

.04 Mutation and Variation

.05 The Genetical Theory of Natural Selection

.06 Phenotypic Evolution

.07 Genetic Drift: Evolution at Random

.08 Evolution in Space

.09 Species and Speciation

UNIT III - Products of Evolution: What Natural Selection Has Wrought

.10 All About Sex

.11 How to Be Fit

.12 Cooperation and Conflict

.13 Interactions among Species

.14 The Evolution of Genes and Genomes

.15 Evolution and Development

UNIT IV - Macroevolution and the History of Life

.16 Phylogeny: The Unity and Diversity of Life

.17 The History of Life

.18 The Geography of Evolution

.19 The Evolution of Biological Diversity

.20 Macroevolution: Evolution above the Species Level

UNIT V - Evolution and Homo sapiens

.21 The Evolutionary Story of Homo sapiens

.22 Evolution and Society

APPENDIX: A Statistics Primer


Literature Cited


The Geological Time Scale

(detailed contents at OUP website above)

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