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Author Marks, Jonathan (Jonathan M.), 1955-

Title What it means to be 98% chimpanzee : apes, people, and their genes / Jonathan Marks
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 312 pages)
Contents Introduction -- Molecular anthropology -- The ape in you -- How people differ from one another -- The meaning of human variation -- Behavioral genetics -- Folk heredity -- Human nature -- Human rights ... for apes? -- A human gene museum? -- Identity and descent -- Is blood really so damn thick? -- Science, religion, and worldview
Summary Presenting the field of molecular anthropology - a synthesis of the holistic approach of anthropology with the reductive approach of molecular genetics - this text provides an understanding of the science of human evolution and confronts the problems of racial classification in science head on
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 289-302) and index
Notes Biological Anthropology Section of the American Anthropological Association W.W. Howells Prize, 2003
Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on July 03, 2018)
Subject Human beings -- Animal nature.
Human evolution.
Human genetics.
Human molecular genetics.
Anthropology, Physical.
Evolution, Molecular.
Hominidae -- genetics.
Form Electronic book
Author University of California Press.
LC no. 2001007085
ISBN 0520226151 (cloth ;) (alk. paper)
0520925955 (electronic bk.)
0520930762 (electronic bk.)
0585467935 (electronic bk.)
9780520226159 (cloth ;) (alk. paper)
9780520925953 (electronic bk.)
9780520930766 (electronic bk.)
9780585467931 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles What it means to be ninety-eight percent chimpanzee
OTHER TI University of California Press collection