xv, 318 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
QH366.2 .M3933 2001
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (p. -303) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
In what kind of a world do we live? What is the evidence for evolution on earth? The rise of the living world How and why does evolution take place? Variational evolution Natural selection Adaptedness and natural selection : anagenesis The units of diversity : species Speciation Macroevolution How did mankind evolve? The frontiers of evolutionary biology.