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Genetics of man

Paul Amos Moody

Genetics of man

by Paul Amos Moody

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Published by Norton in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Human genetics

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographies and index.

    StatementPaul Amos Moody.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 444 p. :
    Number of Pages444
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23804169M

    "Genetics and the Races of Man" is an attempt to base anthropology on genetics instead of on the skull conformation. It covers such topics as heredity, environment, genetics, evolution, blood groups in human classification, and the concept of race.   Genetics and the races of man; an introduction to modern physical anthropology Item PreviewPages:

    The God gene hypothesis proposes that human spirituality is influenced by heredity and that a specific gene, called vesicular monoamine transporter 2 (VMAT2), predisposes humans towards spiritual or mystic experiences. The idea has been proposed by geneticist Dean Hamer in the book called The God Gene: How Faith is Hardwired into our Genes.. The God gene .   The genetic information lies within the cell nucleus of each living cell in the body. The information can be considered to be retained in a book for example. Part of this book with the genetic information comes from the father while the other part comes from the mother. The genes lie within the chromosomes. Humans have 23 pairs of these small.

      Moalem notes that when he was studying genetics there was much emphasis on the tiny Y-chromosome as “what makes a man”. He observes wryly that maybe this positivity was related to the fact. Every man and woman carries within himself a manuscript, the genetic code. Over the years small copying errors occur, about thirty in each generation, which are mostly harmless to the individual but mark the passage of time.


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The book is both a history and critique of the statistical methods and cultural motivations underlying biological determinism, the belief that “the social and economic differences between human groups—primarily races, classes, and sexes—arise from inherited, inborn distinctions and that Author: Stephen Jay Gould.

Genetics And Genomics The book does not contain basic genetics and molecular biology, but rather topics from human genetics mainly from medical point of views. Not geared for the layman, but of topical interest (which may draw some of the onlookers in the fold) is this tussle with the fussy subject of the races of man from the geneticist's point of view.

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Genetic 'Adam' and 'Eve' Uncovered. Almost every man alive can trace his origins to one man who lived aboutyears ago, new research suggests. And that ancient man likely shared the planet with the mother of all women. 1 Basic Concepts of Human Genetics • The genetic information of an individual is contained in 23 pairs of chromosomes.

Every human cell contains the 23 pair of chromosomes. • One pair is called sex chromosomes Male: XY Female: XX • Other 22 pairs of homologous chromosomes are called autosomes. • The autosome chromosome pairs are called homologous Size: KB. I can't ding The Book of Man for being over 15 years old (and therefore 15 years behind the times), but don't take my 4 star rating as a recommendation to read, as it is understandably quite dated.

That said, it was an interesting and well-explained book/5. He wrote the book The Journey of Man: A Genetic Odyssey (), which explains how genetic data has been used to trace human migrations over the p years, when modern humans first migrated outside of Africa. According to Wells, one group took a southern route and populated southern India and southeast Asia, then mater: University of Texas at Austin, Harvard.

The Journey of Man: A Genetic Odyssey is a book by Spencer Wells, an American geneticist and anthropologist, in which he uses techniques and theories of genetics and evolutionary biology to.

The Real Eve: Modern Man's Journey Out of Africa is a popular science book about the evolution of modern humans written by British geneticist Stephen Oppenheimer.

The book is largely based on the "out of Africa" theory of human origins. Oppenheimer uses information from various disciplines including genetics, archaeology, anthropology and linguistics to synthesize Author: Stephen Oppenheimer.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Moody, Paul Amos, Genetics of man. New York, Norton [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Fraser, F.

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