The impact of the gene : from Mendel's peas to designer babies / Colin Tudge.

Title
The impact of the gene : from Mendel's peas to designer babies / Colin Tudge.
Author
Tudge, Colin
Publication
New York : Hill and Wang, 2001.

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Description
375 p.; 22 cm.
Genre/Form
  • Popular Work
  • Popular works.
Note
  • Originally published: London : Jonathan Cape, 2000.
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 355-357) and index.
Processing Action (note)
  • committed to retain
Contents
The future of humankind and the legacy of Mendel -- The peasant and the scientist -- Breeders, scientists, and philosophers -- From Mendel to molecules -- What genes are and how they work -- Mendel and Darwin: Neo-Darwinism and the selfish gene -- Genes for behavior: evolutionary psychology and the nature of human nature -- Genes rearranged and genes conserved -- The shaping of homo sapiens.
ISBN
0374175233 (hc. : alk. paper)
LCCN
^^^00067306^
OCLC
45460920
Owning Institutions
Harvard Library