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It Ain't Necessarily So by Richard Lewontin

It Ain't Necessarily So

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It Ain't Necessarily So by Richard Lewontin
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Sep 30, 2001 | ISBN 9780940322950

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“Though challenging for the layman, his book will reward persistent readers with a better understanding of the most controversial scientific issues of our day.” —Christine Kenneally, The New York Times Book Review

“If you read only one book on genetics this year, make sure it is this one.” —The Sunday Times

“Well-written, insightful, and a useful reminder of the complex issues still unsolved in the biological sciences.” —Kirkus Reviews

“A bracing, lucid collection of essays…Lewontin is a formidable critic of simplistic, flawed biological determinism.” —Publishers Weekly

“His book will reward persistent readers with a better understanding of the most controversial scientific issues of our day.” —The New York Times Book Review

“This is a fine and important book, and a very necessary corrective to all sorts of popular fallacies….everyone who reads news stories explaining the importance of the decoding of the human genome should immediately take a chapter of this book as an antidote.” —The Guardian

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