The Resource The Theory of Evolution

The Theory of Evolution

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The Theory of Evolution
Title
The Theory of Evolution
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Everything mammals ever wanted to know about the theory of evolution-but were afraid to askThis important new book by award-winning science writer Cynthia Mills clearly explains one of the most crucial, and most misunderstood, concepts of modern science-the theory of evolution. After examining Darwin, his precursors, and how the theory of evolution developed, Mills answers key questions, including: How successful is the theory at explaining the natural world, and what does it fail to explain? What are some of the competing ideas and theories about the origin of the species? How will the theory of evolution likely hold up over time, as our understanding of genetics grows?Cynthia L. Mills (Portland, OR) is an award-winning science writer and veterinarian. Her article "Breeding and Discontents," originally published in The Sciences, was selected for The Best American Science and Nature Writing 2001, guest-edited by E. O. Wilson. Also in the same series: The Big Bang Theory (0-471-39452-1) by Karen C. Fox
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Mills, Cynthia
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dictionaries
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  • Science
  • Nonfiction
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The Theory of Evolution
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4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
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electronic
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9780471644392
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optical disk
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The Theory of Evolution
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OVERDRIVE:a02ddf04-90a5-4e58-96ce-bb836998fd5d
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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Isbn
9780471644392
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optical disk

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