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Title Evolution / edited by In-Young Chang and Jennifer Curry ; editorial advisor, Lynn M. Messina.

Imprint Bronx, NY : H.W. Wilson, 2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 FSCC Reference  016 REF 2006    ---  Available
Description viii, 184 p. ; 26 cm.
Series The reference shelf ; v. 78, no. 5
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Historical figures in evolutionary biology. The furtive evolutionist / Desmond King-Hele (New Scientist) -- Evolution of a scientist / Jerry Adler (Newsweek) -- The humble garden pea held secrets of genetics / Dr. William Reville (The Irish Times) -- Double-teaming the double helix / Gerald Parshall (U.S. News & World Report) --
The political debate over evolution. Nearly two-thirds of U.S. adults believe human beings were created by God : opinions are divided about evolution theories / (The Harris Poll #52) -- Issuing rebuke, judge rejects teaching of intelligent design / Laurie Goodstein (The New York Times) -- Media coverage of "intelligent design" / Jason Rosenhouse and Glen Branch (BioScience) -- The descent of the straw man / Denis Boyles (National Review Online) -- Intelligent design? / edited by Richard Milner and Vittorio Maestro (Natural History) --
The genetic blueprint. On Darwin's shoulders / Douglas J. Futuyma (Natural History) -- All in the family / Thomas Hayden (U.S. News & World Report) -- Mother superior / Garry Hamilton (New Scientist) -- Evo devo / Gareth Cook (The Boston Globe) -- Humans, chimps may have bred after split / Gareth Cook (The Boston Globe) --
The fossil record. The fossils say yes / Donald R. Prothero (Natural History) -- Fossil discovery fills gap in evolutionary path from fish to land animals / Richard Monastersky (The Chronicle of Higher Education) -- Evolution of whales / Douglas H. Chadwick (National Geographic) -- Little meat-eater is no bird, but close / William Mullen (Chicago Tribune) -- The astonishing micropygmies / Jared Diamond (Science) --
Cognition and culture. Don't call me clever / Simon M. Reader (New Scientist) -- Who's that strange monkey in the mirror? A tufted capuchin isn't quite sure / Nicholas Wade (The New York Times) -- The morning of the modern mind / Kate Wong (Scientific American) -- Early chefs left indelible mark on human evolution / James Randerson (New Scientist) -- Caveman crooners may have aided early human life / Sharon Begley (Associated Press Financial Wire) --
Was the world made for man? / Mark Twain -- Kitzmiller, et al. v. Dover Area School District, et al. -- Edwards, Governor of Louisiana, et al. v. Aguillard et al.
Subject Evolution (Biology)
Added Author Curry, Jennifer, 1977-
Chang, In-Young.
Messina, Lynn.
ISBN 0824210638 (alk. paper)
9780824210632 (alk. paper)

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