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The evolution of sex / John Maynard Smith.


Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1978.
ISBN 9780521293020, 0521293022, 052121887X, 9780521218870

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Subjects Biological Evolution.
Evolution (Biology)
Evolution.
Évolution.
Genetica.
Genetics, Population.
Génétique des populations.
Population genetics.
Reproduction.
Sex (Biology)
Sex.
Sexualité (Biologie)
Sexualverhalten.
Description x, 222 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Copyright Date 1978.
Notes Includes indexes.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 195-209).
Contents Preface -- The problem -- Some consequences of sex and recombination -- I. The rate of evolution -- Some consequences of sex and recombination -- II. Muller's ratchet -- Could sex be maintained by group selection? The comparative data -- Recombination -- the problem -- Short-term advantages for sex and recombination -- I. An unpredictable environment -- Short-term advantages for sex and recombination -- II. Selection in a finite population -- Hermaphroditism, selfing and outcrossing -- Anisogamy and the sex ratio -- Sexual selection -- Mutation.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)3413793
(OCoLC)ocm03413793
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WorldCat Identities Maynard Smith, John, 1920-2004.
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