.
book book
Home awards catalogs newsletter calendar resources exam about
.



Search the Site
.


Enter keywords, ISBN, author, or book title

 
.
Search the Site

Art
Art
College Planning
Education and Teaching
Language and Literature
Foriegn Language Instruction
Performing Arts
Reference
Science and Mathematics
Social Studies
Test Prep
Writer's Workshop

Search the Site
.


Sign-up for the High School Newsletter:
   

.
Search the Site

.

online catalog --
--
title info
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
order this title
ordering info for teachers
--
Email this Page
Print this Page
Search Again
--
The Language of Genes

Written by Steve Jones

The Language of Genes
Enlarge View
.

Category: Science - Evolution
Imprint: Anchor
Format: Trade Paperback
Pub Date: June 1995
Price: $16.95
Can. Price: $
ISBN: 978-0-385-47428-3 (0-385-47428-8)
Pages: 272



 
In The Language of Genes, renowned geneticist Steve Jones explores the meanings and explodes the myths of human genetics, offering up an extraordinary picture of what we are, what we were, and what we may become.


PRAISE FOR THE LANGUAGE OF GENES

"An essential book for anyone interested in the development and possible future of our species."  --Kirkus Reviews

"This is one of the most insightful books on genetics to date and certainly the most entertaining."  --The Wall Street Journal

"This intelligent and informative book deserves to be read widely...provides a vivid demonstration of what a remarkable and fragile product of evolution our species is."  --Nature



ABOUT THE AUTHOR

 
Steve Jones lives in London and is professor of genetics at the Galton Laboratory of University College, London.  The editor of the Cambridge Encyclopedia of Human Evolution, he has lectured extensively throughout the world and has taught at the University of California at Davis, the University of Chicago, and Harvard University's summer school.





.
.
.
.
.
.