The 10,000 year explosion : how civilization accelerated human evolution / Gregory Cochran and Henry Harpending.

Author
Cochran, Gregory [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : Basic Books, 2009.
Description
1 online resource (xii, 288 pages) : illustrations

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Summary note
Two leading researchers make the controversial argument that our species is still measurably evolving in important ways?in fact, faster than ever before.
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Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Language note
English
Contents
The 10,000 year explosion -- The Neanderthal within -- Agriculture : the big change -- Consequences of agriculture -- Gene flow -- Expansions -- Medieval evolution : how the Ashkenazi Jews got their smarts.
ISBN
  • 1-282-78869-8
  • 9786612788697
  • 0-7867-2750-0
OCLC
313765028
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