Social Evolution

By Trivers, Robert

SKU# 18512

$ 25.00

Pp. xviii, 462; 200+ black-and-white photos and line-drawings.  Original color pictorial stiff wrappers, sm 4to.  Social Evolution offers a clear and up-to-date introduction to the growing field of sociobiology.  The book emphasizes topics especially relevant to human behavior, including kindship, parent-offspring relations, parental investment, sexual selection, mate choice, cooperation, and deceit and self-deception (from the rear cover blurb).  Warmly inscribed by the author, Bob Trivers to the late Mike Newcomer, an expert on whale behavior on the title page.

Publisher Benjamin-Cummings
Publisher Place Menlo Park, CA
Date Published 1985
Date Published Estimated No
Edition First edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Very good
Condition Description Top outer front corner of text with a few wrinkles, rear cover with faint crease, a tight and clean copy in very good condition.
Limited Edition