The Selfish Gene

Author: Richard Dawkins
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780192860927
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An ethologist shows man to be a gene machine whose world is one of savage competition and deceit

The Selfish Gene

Author: Richard Dawkins
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0191093068
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This 40th anniversary edition includes a new epilogue from the author discussing the continuing relevance of these ideas in evolutionary biology today, as well as the original prefaces and foreword, and extracts from early reviews.

Dawkins And The Selfish Gene

Author: Ed Sexton
Publisher: Totem Books
ISBN:
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Richard Dawkins made famous the theory of the 'selfish gene' - inciting one of the most controversial debates in science today.

The Solitary Self

Author: Mary Midgley
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317488245
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Mary Midgley is the doyenne of British moral philosophers. The book is a formidable critique of the use of Darwins ideas in modern-day accounts of human motivation, most notably in the work of evolutionary biologist, Richard Dawkins.

The Extended Selfish Gene

Author: Richard Dawkins
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
ISBN: 9780198788782
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For the first time, The Extended Selfish Gene brings these two books together, by including two key chapters from The Extended Phenotype.

Why We Do It

Author: Niles Eldredge
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
ISBN: 9780393050820
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An evolutionary biologist argues against the belief that sexual behavior is governed by genes, identifying an intricate interplay among humans that involves day-to-day survival, reproduction, and learned cultural factors.

The Selfish Gene Pool

Author: Donald Mackay Wonderly
Publisher: Univ Pr of Amer
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This work discusses the claim that people are destined to act selfishly because their fitness in resulting generations depends on it.