Carl T. Bergstrom (Author, University of Washington), Lee Alan Dugatkin (Author, University Evolution presents foundational concepts through a contemporary. Evolution makes the big themes in evolutionary biology accessible by introducing them early and integrating them thoroughly. Extensive, in-depth, current. Evolution presents foundational concepts through a contemporary framework of population genetics and phylogenetics that is enriched by current research and.
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Norton- Science – pages. Evolution presents foundational concepts through a contemporary framework of population genetics and phylogenetics that is enriched by current research and stunning art. His postdoctoral work was done with Bruce Levin at Emory University.
Evolution: Second Edition
Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Buy the selected items together This item: See all customer images. Clear explanations of quantitative methods teach students how to formulate questions about evolutionary processes and relationships the same way that researchers do—using the language of quantitative models.
A capstone chapter on evolution and medicine and a full chapter on genome evolution highlight the cutting-edge of research in evolutionary biology. A new chapter on human evolution highlights recent discoveries—including research that shows early humans did interbreed with Neanderthals.
With these two textbooks I find I grasp the theory quite solidly as someone going into bioinformatics, brgstrom is a must. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. About the Evooution Carl T. Making Sense of Life. Bergstrom is a professor in the Department of Biology at the University of Washington in Seattle and a member of the external faculty at the Evolktion Fe Institute.
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Experimental details encourage students to visualize both the research study and how the experiment was conducted so that they fully understand the meaning behind the data. BergstromLee Alan Dugatkin No preview available – Contemporary research examples in every chapter—many of which are drawn from the last years—reinforce foundational concepts. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Instead of selling it at the end of the semester, I kept it!
It has great pictures and practice problems to aid in bergsrom.
Upon receiving the book, however, I was pleasantly surprised. Phylogenetic relationships are made clear through phylogenetic trees in every chapter, many of which include in-figure captions, photographs, and line art that further explain each concept. His main area of research is the evolution of social behavior.
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Read, highlight, and take notes, across web, tablet, and phone. DugatjinLee Alan Dugatkin Full view – Learn more about Amazon Prime. This book has a wonderful way of explaining the concepts of evolution. Bergstrom is a professor in the Department of Biology at the University of Washington in Seattle and a member of the external faculty at the Santa Fe Institute.
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Bergstrom teaches courses on evolution and medicine, game theory and animal behavior, and mathematical biology. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.
Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Features Contents Thorough and accessible coverage of population genetics and phylogenetics Phylogenetics is introduced early in two separate chapters—Chapters 4 and 5—that teach students how to interpret hypotheses about evolutionary history and compare the relatedness of living organisms, while five complete chapters on population genetics provide the most thorough and accessible coverage of this foundational topic available in any undergraduate textbook.
In addition to teaching the undergraduate evolution course at the University of Washington, Dr. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.