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Author Harris, Eugene E
Title Ancestors in Our Genome : The New Science of Human Evolution
Imprint Oxford : Oxford University Press, Incorporated, 2014
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Note Cover -- Ancestors in Our Genome -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Contents -- List of Figures and Tables -- Acknowledgments -- Prologue -- 1 Looks Can Be Deceiving -- 2 Many Trees in the Forest: The DNA Quest to Find Our Closest Ape Relative -- 3 The Great Divorce: How and When Did Humans and Chimpanzees Part Ways? -- 4 A Population Crash in the Past -- 5 What Can the Genome Tell Us about Being Human? -- 6 The Genomic Origins of Modern Humans -- 7 The Ongoing Evolutionary Journey -- 8 Kissing Cousins-Clues in Ancient Genomes -- Epilogue -- Glossary -- Notes -- Index
An up-to-date account of the evolution of the human genome amongst the primate group, written from the perspective of population genetics
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Harris, Eugene E. Ancestors in Our Genome : The New Science of Human Evolution Oxford : Oxford University Press, Incorporated,c2014 9780199978038
Subject Evolution (Biology)
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