The Resource Where do we come from? : the molecular evidence for human descent, Jan Klein, Naoyuki Takahata

Where do we come from? : the molecular evidence for human descent, Jan Klein, Naoyuki Takahata

Label
Where do we come from? : the molecular evidence for human descent
Title
Where do we come from?
Title remainder
the molecular evidence for human descent
Statement of responsibility
Jan Klein, Naoyuki Takahata
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
OHX
Dewey number
576.8
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
GN281.4
LC item number
.K54 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Where do we come from? : the molecular evidence for human descent, Jan Klein, Naoyuki Takahata
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 429-440) and index
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  • mel
Contents
Ch. 1. A Tahitian Prelude: Art, Myth, and Science -- Ch. 2. Bridging the Generation Gap: The Physical Basis of Ancestor-Descendant Relationship -- Ch. 3. Crane's Foot: Biological Meaning of Descent -- Ch. 4. Klados and Phyle: The Molecular Nature of Evolution -- Ch. 5. The Painted Tree: Methods of Phylogenetic Reconstruction -- Ch. 6. The Tree of Life: From the Root to the Crown -- Ch. 7. The Rise of the Metazoan Tribes: The New Phylogeny of the Animal Kingdom -- Ch. 8. Our Place in Nature: The Closest Living Relative -- Ch. 9. Of Time and the Tree: The Time Scale of Evolution -- Ch. 10. The Narrow Road to the Deep North: Hominids and the Origin of Homo sapiens -- Ch. 11. Through the Neck of a Bottle: The Genesis and the Genetic Nature of Homo sapiens -- Ch. 12. Who Are We? Where are We Going?: The Present Condition and the Future of Our Species
Control code
000023632962
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 462 p.
Isbn
9783540425649
Isbn Type
(hd.bd.)
Lccn
2002280969
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps
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.b30872376
System control number
  • (OCoLC)48919686
  • ms30872376

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Melbourne Burwood CampusBorrow it
      221 Burwood Highway, Burwood, Victoria, 3125, AU
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