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Table of Contents
2 From Natural Philosophy to Darwin: A Brief History of Evolutionary Ideas 28
3 What the Rocks Say: How Geology and Paleontology Reveal the History of Life 52
4 The Tree of Life: How Biologists Use Phylogeny to Reconstruct the Deep Past
5 Raw Material: Heritable Variation Among Individuals 140
6 The Ways of Change: Drift and Selection 176
7 Beyond Alleles: Quantitative Genetics and the Evolution of Phenotypes 226
8 The History in Our Genes 264
9 From Genes to Traits: The Evolution of Genetic Networks and Development 308
10 Natural Selection: Empirical Studies in the Wild 352
11 Sex: Causes and Consequences 390
12 After Conception: The Evolution of Life History and Parental Care 434
13 The Origin of Species 466
14 Macroevolution: The Long Run 508
15 Intimate Partnerships: How Species Adapt to Each Other 548
16 Brains and Behavior 588
17 Human Evolution: A New Kind of Ape 632
18 Evolutionary Medicine 684