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The Evolution Explosion: How Humans Cause Rapid Evolutionary Change

By: Stephen R Palumbi

288 pages, no illustrations

W.W. Norton & Co.

Paperback | Oct 2002 | #132984 | ISBN: 0393323382
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Hardback | Dec 2001 | #123554 | ISBN: 0393020118
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Examines the practical and critical aspects of modern evolution with simplicity, force and humour.

Palumbi's is a sober and authoritative voice reporting on a topic of ecological and economic importance. The Times Higher Education Supplement - "Palumbi... does an excellent job of showing how man-made evolution is not only real but relevant." The New York Times

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STEPHEN R. PALUMBI is professor of biology at Harvard University.

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