- Publisher: Oxford Univ Press; Reprint edition (1979)
- Language: English
- ASIN: B000J4JWUQ
- Average Customer Review: 4.3 out of 5 stars See all reviews (331 customer reviews)
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #8,650,676 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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This is the third book I have read by Richard Dawkins.
Dawkins also says that humans have a conscious and are one of the first organisms that can act independently from their selfish genes in thought and action.
Both of those books by Dawkins have a much broader, more generalized, look at natural selection and evolution.
Thought provoking presentation of the complex science of evolution in an understandable narrativePublished 3 days ago by GreatHills
Human beings are products of genes plus learning and experience. R. Dawkins' emphasis on the influence of genes on human behavior seems to be too one sided. Read morePublished 5 days ago by Wailwin
Some parts were a bit too difficult for me, but the book was still life changing and amazing.Published 11 days ago by Andy
very interesting to understand the breakdown of human (animal) biology.Published 20 days ago by Christopher Robinson
Absolutely essential for understanding evolution. But don’t let the teleological expression “selfish” gene fool you. Read morePublished 27 days ago by Per Inge