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Lecture 1

SCILIVSY 12 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Theodosius Dobzhansky


Department
General Education
Course Code
SCILIVSY 12
Professor
Professor Berry
Lecture
1

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An#explanation#for#biological#diversity
An#understanding#of#where#our#own#species#came#from
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the#light#of#evolution"
Why#Evolution?
Dogs:#genomes#virtually#identical,#but#phenotypically#very#different
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Evolution#and#Development
Great#Ape#Phylogeny
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a#type#of theology that#provides#arguments#for#the existence#of#God based#
on reason and#ordinary experience of nature
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Concluded#that#"moral#restraint"#(late#marriage#and#sexual#abstinence)#as#
a#possible#check#on#population#growth
D-B"(&:#predicted#population#would#outrun#food#supply,#leading#to#a#decrease#
in#food#per#person
E#;+#;B)FG#.>#;7)those#who#reject#the#Theory#of#Evolution#because#it#is#not#
supported#by#facts#seem#to#forget#that#their#own#theories#are#supported#by#no#
facts#as#well
Lecture'#1'Notes
Saturday,#October# 1,#2016
2:50#PM
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