The Resource The evolution of beauty : how Darwin's forgotten theory of mate choice shapes the natural world--and us, Richard O. Prum

The evolution of beauty : how Darwin's forgotten theory of mate choice shapes the natural world--and us, Richard O. Prum

Label
The evolution of beauty : how Darwin's forgotten theory of mate choice shapes the natural world--and us
Title
The evolution of beauty
Title remainder
how Darwin's forgotten theory of mate choice shapes the natural world--and us
Statement of responsibility
Richard O. Prum
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A "reimagining of how evolutionary forces work, revealing how mating preferences--what Darwin termed 'the taste for the beautiful'--create the extraordinary range of ornament in the animal world"--Amazon.com
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Prum, Richard O
Dewey number
591.56/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
QL761
LC item number
.P744 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sexual selection in animals
  • Sexual selection
  • Courtship in animals
  • Human evolution
Label
The evolution of beauty : how Darwin's forgotten theory of mate choice shapes the natural world--and us, Richard O. Prum
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 587-404) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
428 pages
Isbn
9780385537216
Lccn
2016050808
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
2016050808
Label
The evolution of beauty : how Darwin's forgotten theory of mate choice shapes the natural world--and us, Richard O. Prum
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 587-404) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
428 pages
Isbn
9780385537216
Lccn
2016050808
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), map
System control number
2016050808

Library Locations

    • Athens Drive Community LibraryBorrow it
      1420 Athens Drive, Raleigh, NC, 27606, US
      35.7686517 -78.7113269
    • Cameron Village Regional LibraryBorrow it
      1930 Clark Avenue, Raleigh, NC, 27605, US
      35.789611 -78.6579744
    • Cary Community LibraryBorrow it
      310 South Academy Street, Cary, NC, 27511, US
      35.784208 -78.78162309999999
    • Duraleigh Road Community LibraryBorrow it
      5800 Duraleigh Road, Raleigh, NC, 27612, US
      35.8571893 -78.7120997
    • East Regional LibraryBorrow it
      946 Steeple Square Court, Knightdale, NC, 27545, US
      35.80288669999999 -78.4869501
    • Eva Perry Regional LibraryBorrow it
      2100 Shepherd's Vineyard Drive, Apex, NC, 27502, US
      35.743253 -78.825125
    • Fuquay-Varina Community LibraryBorrow it
      133 South Fuquay Avenue, Fuquay-Varina, NC, 27526, US
      35.5829283 -78.7978114
    • Holly Springs Community LibraryBorrow it
      300 West Ballentine Street, Holly Springs, NC, 27540, US
      35.6501234 -78.8363979
    • Northeast Regional LibraryBorrow it
      4401 Green Elm Lane, Raleigh, NC, 27614, US
      35.9535279 -78.544333
    • North Regional Library Borrow it
      7009 Harps Mill Road, Raleigh, NC, 27615, US
      35.880961 -78.628395
    • Southeast Regional LibraryBorrow it
      908 7th Avenue, Garner, NC, 27529, US
      35.7060093 -78.62109339999999
    • Wake Forest Community LibraryBorrow it
      400 East Holding Avenue, Wake Forest, NC, 27587, US
      35.9699239 -78.5102266
    • West Regional LibraryBorrow it
      4000 Louis Stephens Drive, Cary, NC, 27519, US
      35.8146787 -78.8646832
Processing Feedback ...