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Genomes and what to make of them / Barry Barnes & John Dupré.

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Genomes and what to make of them / Barry Barnes & John Dupré.

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N572.86/12

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Genomes and what to make of them / Barry Barnes & John Dupré.

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Genomes and what to make of them / Barry Barnes & John Dupré.

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Genomes and what to make of them / Barry Barnes & John Dupré.

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Chicago : University of Chicago Press, c2008.

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N572.86/12

Record Identifier

74VM4D7dB0qA

Language

English

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Contents

viii, 273 p. ; 24 cm.

By way of background -- Genes, genomes, and molecular genetics -- Genomes -- Genomics and evolution -- Genomics and problems of explanation -- Genomics as power -- Natural order and human dignity.

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Publisher

Chicago : University of Chicago Press, c2008.

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Subjects and topics

Genomics Genomes

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Summary

"For the nonscientist, the claims and counterclaims are terrifying - what does it really mean to understand the genome? Barry Barnes and John Dupre offer an answer to that question and much more in Genomes and What to Make of Them, an account of the genomic revolution and its promise. Written in straightforward language but without denying the comp...

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Genomes and what to make of them / Barry Barnes & John Dupré.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Date Published

c2008.

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c2008.

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N572.86/12

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74VM4D7dB0qA

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572.86

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