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Stearns, Rolf F. Hoekstra — Google Books The aim of the lecture is to provide an in-depth introduction to the main concepts in evolutionary biology and the most important evoolution mechanisms.
Information about the lecture of PD Dr. Chapter 15 profiles the chief insights made possible by molecular systematics in the form of four case studies ranging from deep time to recent European history. Evolution as Changes in the Genetic Composition of Populations 4.
I should warn though that this book requires a great amount of time to understand, but that is not necessarily a bad thing. I bought this book used from Amazon, and the book was in the condition I expected—minimal markings, no folded pages—and came quickly.
Fundamentals of Molecular Virology. Chapter 4 emphasizes the essential message of population genetics without burdening the students with any of the unessential details and places unique emphasis on the role of the genetic system in constraining the response to selection. Lecture: Advanced-level Evolutionary Biology Autumn Semester Care has been taken to express complex and stimulating ideas in simple language, while the frequent examples and running summaries make readingfun.
Part Five discusses coevolution and evolutionary medicine, which integrate and contrast micro- and macroevolution. Pages with related products. StearnsRolf F. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. They provide a wide variety of perspectives and theories concerning evolutionary research. Stearns is using in his lectures which a listener cannot seewill be in the textbook.
Part One introduces the basic mechanisms of microevolution: Based on the depth and complexity of the information this book contains, I would recommend it for a senior undergraduate level course, or even a graduate level course. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. The first lecture takes place on Wednesday, Care has been hoeostra to express complex and stimulating ideas in simple Part Three explores macroevolutionary processes such as speciation and extinction.
Hoekstra No preview available — Making Sense of Life. Read more Read less. It has standard content but unique structure. The stearnd is definitely for someone committed toward achieving a higher understanding of biological mechanisms.
It documents the conceptual issues raised in the history of life briefly and in a form that will stimulate the gifted. Add both to Cart Add both to List. The 36 lectures there can be downloaded and watched in conjunction with reading his textbook.
Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. Rolf Hoekstra has achieved a wonder of clarity and concision on the essentials of this exciting topic. It is not unique — Ridley covers this ground well — but the examples used are new and the essential features of the methods — including potential pitfalls — are quite clearlydescribed. TOP Related.
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Stearns, Rolf F. Hoekstra — Google Books The aim of the lecture is to provide an in-depth introduction to the main concepts in evolutionary biology and the most important evoolution mechanisms. Information about the lecture of PD Dr. Chapter 15 profiles the chief insights made possible by molecular systematics in the form of four case studies ranging from deep time to recent European history.