What It Means to Be 98% Chimpanzee: Apes, People, and Their Genes / Edition 1

What It Means to Be 98% Chimpanzee: Apes, People, and Their Genes / Edition 1

by Jonathan Marks
     
 

ISBN-10: 0520240642

ISBN-13: 9780520240643

Pub. Date: 11/01/2003

Publisher: University of California Press

Winner of the 2003 W. W. Howells Book Prize in Biological Anthropology, American Anthropological Association.  See more details below

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Winner of the 2003 W. W. Howells Book Prize in Biological Anthropology, American Anthropological Association.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520240643
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
11/01/2003
Edition description:
First Edition, With a New Preface
Pages:
333
Sales rank:
892,177
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.75(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations
Acknowledgments
Preface to the Paperback Edition
Introduction1
1Molecular Anthropology7
2The Ape in you32
3How People Differ from One Another51
4The Meaning of Human Variation72
5Behavioral Genetics100
6Folk Heredity128
7Human Nature159
8Human Rights ... for Apes?180
9A Human Gene Museum?198
10Identity and Descent219
11Is Blood Really so Damn Thick?242
12Science, Religion, and Worldview266
Notes and Sources289
Index303

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