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Domesticated

Evolution in a Man-Made World

Richard C Francis

‘The Pekingese is a tinkered wolf, not redesigned wholesale from its wolf ancestors.’ This study examines recent developments in evolutionary biology through the lens of domestication. The rapid physical and behavioural changes which, through centuries of breeding, have been wrought on pets and farm animals, allow us to see evolutionary processes accelerated, and therefore, Francis argues, to understand them better; particularly their conservative nature, a notion espoused by the fields of genomics and evolutionary developmental biology, which feature prominently here. Slightly off-mint.
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  • Publisher: Norton
  • Year: 2015
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 496pp
  • Illustrated: Yes
  • Dimensions: 232x155mm
  • ISBN: 9780393064605
  • Condition: Very Good
  • Weight: 0.9kg
Product code:
506439
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