Richard Dawkins is a great Darwanian defender and a mayor evolution thinker.
Some of the Dawkins ideas such as the idea of the selfish Gene and his ideas on Gene "cooperation" are described in this book.
As a technoligist who enjoys reading laymen books on science and other topics, I found this book amazing.
This is my 6th Dawkins book. I think it would have made a better 1st. It weaves together some of the ideas of The Selfish Gene and The Blind Watchmaker with only the tiniest... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Quai Chang Cain
An excellent and easy to understand explanation of the role of genetics in evolution. It should be required reading for every high school student.Published 6 months ago by Jerry B. Schell
I have read two of Dawkin's other books, "The God Delusion and "The greatest show On Earth". Thus, I was somewhat familiar with his work. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Robert D. Williams
I finally get him!!! Guess what? Your DNA is eternal, not you. It flows like a river through us (and all creatures) and we are merely the banks (of the river) that house the DNA... Read morePublished 7 months ago by Cover to Cover in Boston
Deep down not even the staunchest evolutionist or atheist can resist Biblical, Christian words like Eden or Devil etc. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Etienne
Dr. Richard Dawkins is a terrific writer and a terrific scientist. He is able to take complex ideas about science, evolution, genetics, biology, and zoology and take them to a... Read morePublished 20 months ago by James Watrous
Short and yet packs a punch. DNA has been flowing for billions of years and the words of Dawkins flow eloquently and beautifully. Read morePublished 21 months ago by Hassan
"Creationism has an enduring appeal," says Dawkins. "People discover the beauty and complexity of the living world and conclude that it 'obviously' must have been designed. Read morePublished on June 15, 2012 by Laurence Chalem
1995 book - about 20 years after 'The Selfish Gene' and a few years after his Royal Institution Christmas lectures. Read morePublished on January 15, 2012 by Rerevisionist