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On Human Nature by Edward O. Wilson - Hardcover - 1978 - from Small World Books, LLC (SKU: 072926)

On Human Nature

On Human Nature by Edward O. Wilson - Hardcover - 1978 - from Small World Books, LLC (SKU: 072926)
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On Human Nature

by Edward O. Wilson

  • Used
  • very good
  • Hardcover
Condition
Very Good/Good +
ISBN 10
0674634411
ISBN 13
9780674634411
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Harvard University Press, 1978. Book. Very Good. Hardcover. Clean and solid copy. Contents unmarked. Brown cloth boards with light soiling along top edge. Corners very gently bumped. Binding firm. DJ with some scuffing, tiny perforations. Some chipping along edges, one 1" vertical tear on front cover, no major pieces missing. Spine sunned. Now in protective mylar. A good reading copy. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall.

Synopsis

On Human Nature is a 1979 Pulitzer prize-winning book by the Harvard biologist E. O. Wilson. The book tries to explain how different characteristics of humans and society can be explained from the point of evolution. He explains how evolution has left its traces on the characteristics which are the specialty of human species like use of sex for pleasure, generosity, self-sacrifice and worship.

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Bookseller
Small World Books, LLC US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
072926
Title
On Human Nature
Author
Edward O. Wilson
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Good +
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0674634411
ISBN 13
9780674634411
Publisher
Harvard University Press
Place of Publication
Cambridge
Date published
1978
Keywords
SOCIOBIOLOGY, EVOLUTIONARY THEORY

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