The Selfish Gene: 30th Anniversary edition

byRichard Dawkins

Paperback | April 15, 2006

The Selfish Gene: 30th Anniversary edition by Richard Dawkins
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The million copy international bestseller, critically acclaimed and translated into over 25 languages. This 30th anniversary edition includes a new introduction from the author as well as the original prefaces and foreword, and extracts from early reviews. As relevant and influential today as when it was first published, The Selfish Gene has become a classic exposition of evolutionary thought. Professor Dawkins articulates a gene's eye view of evolution - a view giving centre stage to these persistent units of information, and in which organisms can be seen as vehicles for their replication. This imaginative, powerful, and stylistically brilliant work not only brought the insights of Neo-Darwinism to a wide audience, but galvanized the biology community, generating much debate and stimulating whole new areas of research.
Richard Dawkins is the first holder of the Charles Simonyi Chair of the Public Understanding of Science at Oxford, Fellow of New College, Oxford, Fellow of the Royal Society, and Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature. His bestselling books include iThe Extended Phenotype/i (1982) and its sequel iThe Blind Watchmaker/i (1986), iRiv...
Title:The Selfish Gene: 30th Anniversary editionFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:384 pages, 7.72 X 5.08 X 0.82 inShipping dimensions:384 pages, 7.72 X 5.08 X 0.82 inPublished:April 15, 2006Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199291152

ISBN - 13:9780199291151

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