Big Questions in Ecology and Evolution
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Big Questions in Ecology and Evolution

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Why do we age? Why cooperate? Why do so many species engage in sex? Why do the tropics have so many species? When did humans start to affect world climate?
This book provides an introduction to a range of fundamental questions that have taxed evolutionary biologists and ecologists for decades. Some of the phenomena discussed are, on first reflection, simply puzzling to und...more
Paperback, 297 pages
Published April 1st 2009 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published February 19th 2009)
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