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Why we do it : rethinking sex and the selfish gene / Niles Eldredge.

Author/Creator:
Eldredge, Niles.
Publication:
New York : Norton, c2004.
Format/Description:
Book
269 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Edition:
1st ed.
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Subjects:
Sex (Biology).
Sociobiology.
Human evolution.
Contents:
The duality of life
Obsessed with genes
Chickens and eggs : the two sides of life
The natural economy
The consequences of baby making
Economics + babies + time = evolution
Clones, colonies, and social life
Human singularities
Naught so queere as folke : the strange biology of modern humans
The human triangle
Sex decoupled
Up close and personal : sex, power, money, and babies
Sex, economics, and babies in social systems
A moral to the story.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [237]-258) and index.
ISBN:
0393050823 (hardcover)
OCLC:
53970701