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Evolution's Rainbow: Diversity, Gender, and Sexuality in Nature and People, With a New Preface

Evolution's Rainbow: Diversity, Gender, and Sexuality in Nature and People, With a New Preface

by Joan Roughgarden

Editorial: University of California Press
ISBN: 9780520944039
Número de páginas: 488
Formatos: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
Tamaño de archivo: 13 Mb
Fecha de publicación: 2020-07-29
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In this innovative celebration of diversity and affirmation of individuality in animals and humans, Joan Roughgarden challenges accepted wisdom about gender identity and sexual orientation. A distinguished evolutionary biologist, Roughgarden takes on the medical establishment, the Bible, social science—and even Darwin himself. She leads the reader through a fascinating discussion of diversity in gender and sexuality among fish, reptiles, amphibians, birds, and mammals, including primates. Evolution's Rainbow explains how this diversity develops from the action of genes and hormones and how people come to differ from each other in all aspects of body and behavior. Roughgarden reconstructs primary science in light of