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Foundations of Mathematical Genetics

By: Anthony WF Edwards

121 pages, 26 line illus

Cambridge University Press

Paperback | Jan 2000 | Edition: 2 | #106264 | ISBN: 0521775442
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Definitive account of the basic models of population genetics, together with the historical origins of developments since 1908. In the new edition, coverage has been extended with the provision of an extra chapter on the Fundamental Theorem of Natural Selection.


Preface to the second edition; Preface to the first edition; 1. The genetic model; 2. Two alleles at a single locus; 3. Two alleles using homogeneous coordinates; 4. Many alleles at a single locus; 5. The special case of three alleles; 6. An X-linked locus; 7. Miscellaneous single-locus models; 8. Two diallelic loci; 9. Fisher's fundamental theorem; References; Index.

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