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Product Description: Charles Darwin’s On the Origin of Species is the most important and yet least read scientific work in the history of science. Now James T. Costa―experienced field biologist, theorist on the evolution of insect sociality, and passionate advocate for teaching Darwin in a society in which a significant proportion of adults believe that life on earth has been created in its present form within the last 10,000 years―has given a new voice to this epochal work...read more
By James T. Costa (contributor)

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9780674032811, titled "The Annotated Origin: A Facsimile of the First Edition of On the Origin of Species" | Belknap Pr, May 30, 2009, cover price $37.00 | About this edition: Charles Darwin’s On the Origin of Species is the most important and yet least read scientific work in the history of science.

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9780674060173, titled "The Annotated Origin: A Facsimile of the First Edition of On The Origin of Species" | Belknap Pr, April 15, 2011, cover price $25.50 | About this edition: Charles Darwin’s On the Origin of Species is the most important and yet least read scientific work in the history of science.

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Product Description: This timely encyclopedia presents an arsenal of evidence for evolution that goes beyond the typical textbook examples.• More than 100 historical and contemporary examples of the evidence for evolution• Images of places, people, and artifacts that have been important in the effort to understand life's origin...read more

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9780313359477 | Greenwood Pub Group, August 15, 2011, cover price $94.00 | About this edition: This timely encyclopedia presents an arsenal of evidence for evolution that goes beyond the typical textbook examples.

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Product Description: Arrival of the Fittest

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9781591846468 | Current, October 2, 2014, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: Although Darwin could explain how evolution preserves useful adaptations over time, the mechanisms behind its speed and efficiency eluded him.

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9781780747651 | Gardners Books, July 2, 2015, cover price $14.80 | About this edition: Arrival of the Fittest

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9781469091075 | Mp3 una edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, October 31, 2014), cover price $44.99 | About this edition: �Natural selection can preserve innovations, but it cannot create them.
9781469091082 | Unabridged edition (Blackstone Audio Inc, October 2, 2014), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: A renowned biologist answers one of the most important questions in the life sciences.

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Product Description: In Becoming Undone, Elizabeth Grosz addresses three related concepts—life, politics, and art—by exploring the implications of Charles Darwin’s account of the evolution of species. Challenging characterizations of Darwin’s work as a form of genetic determinism, Grosz shows that his writing reveals an insistence on the difference between natural selection and sexual selection, the principles that regulate survival and attractiveness, respectively...read more

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9780822350538 | Duke Univ Pr, September 12, 2011, cover price $84.95 | About this edition: In Becoming Undone, Elizabeth Grosz addresses three related concepts—life, politics, and art—by exploring the implications of Charles Darwin’s account of the evolution of species.

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9780822350712 | Duke Univ Pr, September 12, 2011, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: In Becoming Undone, Elizabeth Grosz addresses three related concepts—life, politics, and art—by exploring the implications of Charles Darwin’s account of the evolution of species.

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Product Description: Richard Dawkins’s classic remains the definitive argument for our modern understanding of evolution.The Blind Watchmaker is the seminal text for understanding evolution today. In the eighteenth century, theologian William Paley developed a famous metaphor for creationism: that of the skilled watchmaker...read more

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9780393351491 | Reissue edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, September 28, 2015), cover price $18.95 | also contains Blind Watchmaker: Why The Evidence Of Evolution Reveals A Universe Without Design | About this edition: Richard Dawkins’s classic remains the definitive argument for our modern understanding of evolution.
9780393315707 | Subsequent edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, August 29, 1996), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Clarifies the seemingly implausible aspects of Darwin's theory, drawing on the famous watch comparison argued by William Paley, the eighteenth-century theologian
9780393304480 | W W Norton & Co Inc, January 1, 1988, cover price $10.95 | also contains Mille Fois A Compostelle: Pelerins Du Moyen Age | About this edition: Clarifies the seemingly implausible aspects of Darwin's theory, drawing on the famous watch comparison argued by William Paley, the eighteenth-century theologian

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9781455848133 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, January 3, 2012), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Despite the theory’s age, The Blind Watchmaker is as prescient and timely as ever.

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Product Description: Richard Dawkins’s classic remains the definitive argument for our modern understanding of evolution.The Blind Watchmaker is the seminal text for understanding evolution today. In the eighteenth century, theologian William Paley developed a famous metaphor for creationism: that of the skilled watchmaker...read more

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9780393351491, titled "The Blind Watchmaker: Why the Evidence of Evolution Reveals a Universe Without Design" | Reissue edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, September 28, 2015), cover price $18.95 | also contains The Blind Watchmaker: Why the Evidence of Evolution Reveals a Universe Without Design | About this edition: Richard Dawkins’s classic remains the definitive argument for our modern understanding of evolution.

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9780613913812, titled "The Blind Watchmaker: Why the Evidence of Evolution Reveals a Universe Without Design" | Turtleback Books, September 1, 1996, cover price $31.75 | About this edition: Clarifies the seemingly implausible aspects of Darwin's theory, drawing on the famous watch comparison argued by William Paley, the eighteenth-century theologian

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Product Description: Part of the Reacting to the Past series, Charles Darwin, the Copley Medal, and the Rise of Naturalism thrusts students into the intellectual ferment of Victorian England just after publication of The Origin of Species. Since its appearance in 1859, Darwin's long awaited treatise in “genetic biology” had received reviews both favorable and damning...read more

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9780393937268 | W W Norton & Co Inc, January 2, 2014, cover price $39.15 | About this edition: Part of the Reacting to the Past series, Charles Darwin, the Copley Medal, and the Rise of Naturalism thrusts students into the intellectual ferment of Victorian England just after publication of The Origin of Species.

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Product Description: The most important aspect of evolution, from a philosophical viewpoint, is the rise of complex, advanced creatures from simple, primitive ones. This "vertical" dimension of evolution has been downplayed in both the specialist and popular literature on evolution, in large part because it was in the past associated with unsavory political views...read more

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9780809043217 | Farrar Straus & Giroux, September 5, 2006, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: The most important aspect of evolution, from a philosophical viewpoint, is the rise of complex, advanced creatures from simple, primitive ones.

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9780809037018 | 1 reprint edition (Hill & Wang Pub, September 4, 2007), cover price $22.00 | About this edition: The most important aspect of evolution, from a philosophical viewpoint, is the rise of complex, advanced creatures from simple, primitive ones.

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Product Description: A single man stands behind the greatest deception in history. Charles Darwin's ideas still penetrate every aspect of our culture, including science, religion, and education. And while much has been made of his contribution to the evolutionary hypothesis, little has been publicized about the dark side of the man himself and how this may have impacted the quality and legitimacy of his research...read more

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9780890516058 | Master Books, March 1, 2011, cover price $14.99 | About this edition: A single man stands behind the greatest deception in history.
9780199215010, titled "Islamic Art: A Biennial Dedicated to the Art and Culture of the Muslin World 1990-1991" | Oxford Univ Pr, January 1, 1993, cover price $85.00 | also contains Islamic Art: A Biennial Dedicated to the Art and Culture of the Muslin World 1990-1991 | About this edition: Islamic Art IV continues the tradition of earlier volumes in publishing lengthy, well-documented studies on little-known or new material.

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Product Description: A brilliant survey of the great evolutionist's lesser-known works, and how they anticipated so much of modern biology Charles Darwin is of course best known for The Voyage of the Beagle and The Origin of Species. But he produced many other books over his long career, exploring specific aspects of the theory of evolution by natural selection in greater depth...read more

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9780300155402 | Yale Univ Pr, April 26, 2011, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: Charles Darwin is of course best known for The Voyage of the Beagle and The Origin of Species.

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9780300181586 | Reprint edition (Yale Univ Pr, April 17, 2012), cover price $20.00 | About this edition: A brilliant survey of the great evolutionist's lesser-known works, and how they anticipated so much of modern biology Charles Darwin is of course best known for The Voyage of the Beagle and The Origin of Species.

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Product Description: Celebrating both the bicentennial of Charles Darwin’s birth and the 150th anniversary of the electrifying publication of On the Origin of Species, here’s the story of the man and the theory that opened a new chapter in the history of science—transformed into an engaging interactive experience that invites readers to unfold natural selection, evolution, and their challenging implications just as Darwin’s contemporaries did a century and a half ago...read more

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9781426204739 | Slp edition (Natl Geographic Society, October 20, 2009), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Celebrating both the bicentennial of Charles Darwin’s birth and the 150th anniversary of the electrifying publication of On the Origin of Species, here’s the story of the man and the theory that opened a new chapter in the history of science—transformed into an engaging interactive experience that invites readers to unfold natural selection, evolution, and their challenging implications just as Darwin’s contemporaries did a century and a half ago.

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Product Description: Darwin's masterpieces read by his greatest living proponent, the author of The God Delusion This box set includes CSA Word's two previous releases of Darwin's major works, along with a bonus CD containing an original essay by Richard Dawkins, "Darwin's Five Bridges: The Way to Natural Selection...read more

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9781906147730 | Abridged edition (Trafalgar Square Books, April 1, 2012), cover price $42.95 | About this edition: Darwin's masterpieces read by his greatest living proponent, the author of The God Delusion This box set includes CSA Word's two previous releases of Darwin's major works, along with a bonus CD containing an original essay by Richard Dawkins, "Darwin's Five Bridges: The Way to Natural Selection.

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Product Description: In 1859 Darwin described a deceptively simple mechanism that he called "natural selection," a combination of variation, inheritance, and reproductive success. He argued that this mechanism was the key to explaining the most puzzling features of the natural world, and science and philosophy were changed forever as a result...read more

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9780199552047 | Oxford Univ Pr, May 17, 2009, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: In 1859 Darwin described a deceptively simple mechanism that he called "natural selection," a combination of variation, inheritance, and reproductive success.

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9780199596270 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, May 15, 2011), cover price $32.95 | About this edition: In 1859 Darwin described a deceptively simple mechanism that he called "natural selection," a combination of variation, inheritance, and reproductive success.

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Product Description: Charles Darwin’s most famous book On the Origin of Species is without question, one of the most important books ever written. While even the grandest works of Victorian English can prove difficult to modern readers, Darwin wrote his text in haste and under intense pressure...read more
By Olivia Judson (foreword by)

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9780253011664 | Indiana Univ Pr, February 1, 2014, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Charles Darwin’s most famous book On the Origin of Species is without question, one of the most important books ever written.

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9780253011701 | Indiana Univ Pr, February 24, 2014, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: Charles Darwin’s most famous book On the Origin of Species is without question, one of the most important books ever written.

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Product Description: "The facts of variability, of the struggle for existence, of adaptation to conditions, were notorious enough; but none of us had suspected that the road to the heart of the species problem lay through them, until Darwin and Wallace dispelled the darkness...read more

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9789814458795 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, May 10, 2013, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: "The facts of variability, of the struggle for existence, of adaptation to conditions, were notorious enough; but none of us had suspected that the road to the heart of the species problem lay through them, until Darwin and Wallace dispelled the darkness.

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9789814458801 | World Scientific Pub Co Inc, May 10, 2013, cover price $39.00 | About this edition: "The facts of variability, of the struggle for existence, of adaptation to conditions, were notorious enough; but none of us had suspected that the road to the heart of the species problem lay through them, until Darwin and Wallace dispelled the darkness.

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Product Description: “We are the primary drivers of change. We will directly and indirectly determine what lives, what dies, where, and when. We are in a different phase of evolution; the future of life is now in our hands.”Why are rates of conditions like autism, asthma, obesity, and allergies exploding at an unprecedented pace? Why are humans living longer, getting smarter, and having far fewer kids? How might your lifestyle affect your unborn children and grandchildren? How will gene-editing technologies like CRISPR steer the course of human evolution? If Darwin were alive today, how would he explain this new world? Could our progeny eventually become a different species—or several?In Evolving Ourselves, futurist Juan Enriquez and scientist Steve Gullans conduct a sweeping tour of how humans are changing the course of evolution—sometimes intentionally, sometimes not...read more

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9781617230202 | Current, March 10, 2015, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: “We are the primary drivers of change.

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Product Description: Increasingly absorbed in recent years by advances in our understanding of the origin of life, evolutionary history, and the advent of humankind, eminent biologist Christian de Duve of late has also pondered deeply the future of life on this planet...read more
By Christian De Duve, Neil Patterson (contributor) and Edward O. Wilson (foreword by)

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9780300165074 | Yale Univ Pr, December 14, 2010, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: Increasingly absorbed in recent years by advances in our understanding of the origin of life, evolutionary history, and the advent of humankind, eminent biologist Christian de Duve of late has also pondered deeply the future of life on this planet.

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9780300182729 | Yale Univ Pr, February 28, 2012, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Increasingly absorbed in recent years by advances in our understanding of the origin of life, evolutionary history, and the advent of humankind, eminent biologist Christian de Duve of late has also pondered deeply the future of life on this planet.

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Product Description: Richard D. Alexander is an accomplished entomologist who turned his attention to solving some of the most perplexing problems associated with the evolution of human social systems. Using impeccable Darwinian logic and elaborating, extending and adding to the classic theoretical contributions of pioneers of behavioral and evolutionary ecology like George Williams, William Hamilton and Robert Trivers, Alexander developed the most detailed and comprehensive vision of human social evolution of his era...read more
By Bernard Crespi (editor)

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9780199791750 | Oxford Univ Pr, July 23, 2013, cover price $36.95 | About this edition: Richard D.

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Product Description: Virtually unknown today, Alfred Russel Wallace was the co-discoverer of natural selection with Charles Darwin and an eminent scientist who stood out among his Victorian peers as a man of formidable mind and equally outsized personality...read more

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9780199856534 | Oxford Univ Pr, November 25, 2011, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: Virtually unknown today, Alfred Russel Wallace was the co-discoverer of natural selection with Charles Darwin and an eminent scientist who stood out among his Victorian peers as a man of formidable mind and equally outsized personality.

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Product Description: In the Light of Evolution is a collection of essays by leading scientists, and includes essays by science writer Carl Zimmer, historian Janet Browne, and a foreword by journalist David Quammen. As Quammen says in his foreword, the book collects "reports from the field, plainspoken descriptions of lifetime obsessions, hard-earned bits of wisdom, and works in progress, pried loose from some of the most interesting, eminent researchers in evolutionary biology...read more
By Jonathan B. Losos (editor)

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9780981519494 | Roberts & Co, January 3, 2011, cover price $35.50 | About this edition: In the Light of Evolution is a collection of essays by leading scientists, and includes essays by science writer Carl Zimmer, historian Janet Browne, and a foreword by journalist David Quammen.

Product Description: Islamic Art IV continues the tradition of earlier volumes in publishing lengthy, well-documented studies on little-known or new material. At the same time it lays special emphasis on the study of specific forms of Islamic art that have hitherto been neither truly understood nor properlyinterpreted...read more

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9780199215010 | Oxford Univ Pr, January 1, 1993, cover price $85.00 | also contains The Dark Side of Charles Darwin: A Critical Analysis of an Icon of Science | About this edition: Islamic Art IV continues the tradition of earlier volumes in publishing lengthy, well-documented studies on little-known or new material.

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Product Description: An interdisciplinary introduction to the aging process which uses symbolic interactionism as the main theoretical perspective. Accessible, interdisciplinary coverage with chapters covering a variety of subject matter areas from biology to psychology, from economics to sociology, from political science to religion...read more

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9780130138316 | Taylor & Francis, June 1, 2000, cover price $78.67
9780134097077 | Taylor & Francis, January 1, 1996, cover price $72.00 | also contains On the Origin of Species: The Illustrated Edition | About this edition: This book utilizes a symbolic interaction perspective to explain behavioral problems and adaptations associated with the process of aging.
9780135240915 | Taylor & Francis, July 1, 1992, cover price $49.88 | also contains ICTS 110 Elementary-Middle Grades: Teacher Certification Exam

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9780131951587 | 6 edition (Taylor & Francis, December 1, 2005), cover price $129.95 | About this edition: An interdisciplinary introduction to the aging process which uses symbolic interactionism as the main theoretical perspective.

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Product Description: Natural selection is the process which, being the most important factor of evolution, promotes rising of adaptability and prevents destructive consequences of all other processes. The concept of natural selection is a discordant problem of evolutionary human genetics...read more
By Joshua Richardson (editor)

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9781634843317 | Nova Science Pub Inc, February 10, 2016, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Natural selection is the process which, being the most important factor of evolution, promotes rising of adaptability and prevents destructive consequences of all other processes.

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Product Description: Book by Richard D. Alexander, Donald W. Tinkle

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9780913462089 | Chiron Pr, October 1, 1981, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Book by Richard D.

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Product Description: In evolution, natural selection is the gradual, non-random, process by which biological traits become either more or less common in a population as a function of differential reproduction of their bearers. In this book, the authors present current research in the biological processes, theory and role in evolution of natural selection...read more

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9781622574674 | 1 edition (Nova Science Pub Inc, November 25, 2012), cover price $150.00 | About this edition: In evolution, natural selection is the gradual, non-random, process by which biological traits become either more or less common in a population as a function of differential reproduction of their bearers.

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