pickabook books with huge discounts for everyone pickabook books with huge discounts for everyone
     
Email: Subscribe to news & offers:
Need assistance? Log In/Register


Item Details
Title: THE SELFISH GENE
40TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION
By: Richard Dawkins
Format: Paperback

List price: £9.99
Our price: £7.29
Discount:
27% off
You save: £2.70
ISBN 10: 0198788606
ISBN 13: 9780198788607
Availability: Usually dispatched within 1-2 days.
 Delivery rates
Stock: Currently 1000 available
Publisher: OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS
Pub. date: 8 June, 2016
Edition: 4th Revised edition
Series: Oxford Landmark Science
Pages: 496
Description: The 40th anniversary edition of the million copy international bestseller, with a new epilogue from the author. As relevant and influential today as when it was first published, this classic exposition of evolutionary thought, widely hailed for its stylistic brilliance and deep scientific insights, stimulated whole new areas of research.
Synopsis: The million copy international bestseller, critically acclaimed and translated into over 25 languages. As influential today as when it was first published, The Selfish Gene has become a classic exposition of evolutionary thought. Professor Dawkins articulates a gene's eye view of evolution - a view giving centre stage to these persistent units of information, and in which organisms can be seen as vehicles for their replication. This imaginative, powerful, and stylistically brilliant work not only brought the insights of Neo-Darwinism to a wide audience, but galvanized the biology community, generating much debate and stimulating whole new areas of research. Forty years later, its insights remain as relevant today as on the day it was published. This 40th anniversary edition includes a new epilogue from the author discussing the continuing relevance of these ideas in evolutionary biology today, as well as the original prefaces and foreword, and extracts from early reviews. Oxford Landmark Science books are 'must-read' classics of modern science writing which have crystallized big ideas, and shaped the way we think.
Illustrations: 9 black and white images
Publication: UK
Imprint: Oxford University Press
Returns: Returnable
Some other items by this author:
A DEVIL'S CHAPLAIN (HB)
A DEVIL'S CHAPLAIN (PB)
A UNIVERSE FROM NOTHING (PB)
AN APPETITE FOR WONDER: THE MAKING OF A SCIENTIST
AN APPETITE FOR WONDER: THE MAKING OF A SCIENTIST (CD)
AN APPETITE FOR WONDER: THE MAKING OF A SCIENTIST (HB)
AN APPETITE FOR WONDER: THE MAKING OF A SCIENTIST (PB)
ANCESTOR''S TALE
ATTACK OF THE THEOCRATS
ATTACK OF THE THEOCRATS
ATTACK OF THE THEOCRATS (HB)
ATTACK OF THE THEOCRATS! (PB)
BLIND WATCHMAKER (PB)
BLIND WATCHMAKER - WHY THE EVIDENCE OF EVOLUTION REVEALS A UNIVERSE WITHOUT DESIGN (PB)
BRIEF CANDLE IN THE DARK
BRIEF CANDLE IN THE DARK (CD)
BRIEF CANDLE IN THE DARK (HB)
BRIEF CANDLE IN THE DARK (PB)
BRIEF CANDLE IN THE DARK (PB)
CANDIDATE WITHOUT A PRAYER (HB)
CANDIDATE WITHOUT A PRAYER (PB)
CAUGHT IN THE PULPIT
CAUGHT IN THE PULPIT
CAUGHT IN THE PULPIT (PB)
CLIMBING MOUNT IMPROBABLE
CLIMBING MOUNT IMPROBABLE (HB)
CLIMBING MOUNT IMPROBABLE (PB)
DAS EGOISTISCHE GEN (PB)
DER ERWEITERTE PHANOTYP (PB)
DER GOTTESWAHN (PB)
DESCENT OF MAN (PB)
EGOISTISCHE GEN
FROM APOSTLE TO APOSTATE
FROM APOSTLE TO APOSTATE
FROM APOSTLE TO APOSTATE (PB)
GENIUS OF BRITAIN (HB)
GENIUS OF BRITAIN TEXT ONLY
GOD DELUSION (PB)
GOD DELUSION (PB)
GOD, THE DEVIL, AND DARWIN (HB)
GOD, THE DEVIL, AND DARWIN (PB)
GOD: THE MOST UNPLEASANT CHARACTER IN ALL FICTION (HB)
GODLESS
GREATEST SHOW ON EARTH, THE - CD (CD)
GREATEST SHOW ON EARTH:THE EVIDENCE FOR
HOW TO KEEP DINOSAURS (HB)
IL ETAIT UNE FOIS NOS ANCETRES (PB)
ILLUSTRATED MAGIC OF REALITY (PB)
INSIDE NATURE'S GIANTS (HB)
LE GENE EGOISTE (PB)
LE PLUS GRAND SPECTACLE DU MONDE (PB)
MAGIC OF REALITY (HB)
MAGIC OF REALITY (PB)
NOT ONE MORE DEATH (PB)
ON THE ORIGIN OF SPECIES (CD)
POR QUE CREEMOS EN DIOS(ES)
POR QUE CREEMOS EN DIOS(ES)
POR QUE CREEMOS EN DIOS(ES) (PB)
Q&A DARWIN (PB)
RED STRANGERS (PB)
RIVER OUT OF EDEN
RIVER OUT OF EDEN
RIVER OUT OF EDEN
RIVER OUT OF EDEN (PB)
RIVER OUT OF EDEN (PB)
RIVER OUT OF EDEN (PB)
SCIENCE IN THE SOUL
SCIENCE IN THE SOUL (HB)
SCIENCE IN THE SOUL (PB)
SCIENCE IN THE SOUL (PB)
SNAKE OIL AND OTHER PREOCCUPATIONS (PB)
THE ANCESTOR'S TALE
THE ANCESTOR'S TALE
THE ANCESTOR'S TALE (CD)
THE ANCESTOR'S TALE (HB)
THE ANCESTOR'S TALE (PB)
THE ANCESTOR'S TALE (PB)
THE BEST AMERICAN SCIENCE AND NATURE WRITING 2003 (PB)
THE BLIND WATCHMAKER (PB)
THE DARWIN SELECTION (CD)
THE EXTENDED PHENOTYPE (HB)
THE EXTENDED PHENOTYPE (PB)
THE EXTENDED PHENOTYPE (PB)
THE EXTENDED SELFISH GENE (HB)
THE GENETIC REVOLUTION AND HUMAN RIGHTS (PB)
THE GOD DELUSION
THE GOD DELUSION (CD)
THE GOD DELUSION (PB)
THE GOD DELUSION (PB)
THE GREATEST SHOW ON EARTH
THE GREATEST SHOW ON EARTH
THE GREATEST SHOW ON EARTH (HB)
THE GREATEST SHOW ON EARTH (PB)
THE MAGIC OF REALITY
THE MAGIC OF REALITY (CD)
THE MAGIC OF REALITY (HB)
THE MAGIC OF REALITY (PB)
THE MAGIC OF REALITY (PB)
THE MAGIC OF REALITY (PB)
THE NEW ENCYCLOPEDIA OF UNBELIEF (HB)
THE OXFORD BOOK OF MODERN SCIENCE WRITING (HB)
THE OXFORD BOOK OF MODERN SCIENCE WRITING (PB)
THE SELFISH GENE (HB)
THE SELFISH GENE (PB)
THE SELFISH GENE: 30TH ANNIVERSARY EDITION
THE THEORY OF EVOLUTION (PB)
THE TINBERGEN LEGACY (HB)
THE TINBERGEN LEGACY (PB)
THE VOYAGE OF THE "BEAGLE" (CD)
UNTITLED RICHARD DAWKINS (PB)
UNWEAVING THE RAINBOW (PB)
WHY WE BELIEVE IN GOD (PB)
WHY WE BELIEVE IN GOD(S)
WHY WE BELIEVE IN GOD(S)

CUSTOMERS WHO PURCHASED THIS ITEM ALSO BOUGHT
Where Eagles Dare (Paperback)
By: Alistair MacLean
more details
Mutants (Paperback)
By: Armand Marie Leroi
more details
Fahrenheit 451 (Paperback)
By: Ray Bradbury
more details
TOP SELLERS IN THIS CATEGORY
Sapiens (Paperback)
By: Yuval Noah Harari
Vintage Publishing
Our Price : £7.29
more details
A Brief History Of Time (Paperback)
By: Stephen Hawking
Transworld Publishers Ltd
Our Price : £6.99
more details
Superintelligence (Paperback)
By: Nick Bostrom
Oxford University Press
Our Price : £7.29
more details
What If (Paperback)
By: Randall Munroe
Hodder & Stoughton General Division
Our Price : £7.29
more details
The Power of Habit (Paperback)
By: Charles Duhigg
Cornerstone
Our Price : £7.29
more details
BROWSE FOR BOOKS IN RELATED CATEGORIES
 MATHEMATICS AND SCIENCE
 science: general issues
 popular science


Information provided by www.pickabook.co.uk
SHOPPING BASKET
  
Your basket is empty
  Total Items: 0
 

40% off Oxford University Press Dictionaries
Oxford English Thesaurus for Schools
By: OXFORD DICTIONARIES
The Oxford English Thesaurus for Schools is carefully targeted to support secondary school students with their creative writing, to extend vocabulary, improve spelling, punctuation, and grammar, and to inspire them to become confident writers.
add to basket

New Title
Turtles all the way down
By: GREEN JOHN
Sixteen-year-old Aza never intended to pursue the mystery of fugitive billionaire Russell Pickett. But there's a hundred thousand dollar reward at stake and her Best and Most Fearless Friend, Daisy, is eager to investigate. So together, they navigate the short distance and broad divides that separate them from Russell Pickett's son, Davis. ------Aza is trying. She is trying to be a good daughter, a good friend, a good student, and maybe even a good detective, while also living within the ever-tightening spiral of her own thoughts. ------In his long-awaited return, John Green, the acclaimed, award-winning author of Looking for Alaska and The Fault in Our Stars, shares Aza's story with shattering, unflinching clarity in this brilliant novel of mental health, love, resilience, and the power of lifelong friendship.
add to basket

Oxford Textbook Promotion
Tricolore 5e edition Student Book 1
By: HEATHER MASCIE-TAYLOR, SYLVIA HONNOR, MICHAEL SPENCER
5th edition of the high-ability French course, fully supported by Kerboodle.
add to basket

New Title
Wizards of Once: Twice Magic
By: CRESSIDA COWELL
From the bestselling author of How to Train Your Dragon comes an exciting high-adventure series - set in an ancient, magical time, full of Wizards, Warriors, Giants and Sprites.
add to basket

Up to 35% off New Titles
Murderer''s Ape
By: JAKOB WEGELIUS
Sally Jones is not only a loyal friend, she's an extraordinary individual. In overalls or in a maharaja's turban, this unique gorilla moves among humans without speaking but understanding everything. She and the Chief are devoted comrades who operate a cargo boat. A job they are offered pays big bucks, but the deal ends badly, and the Chief is falsely convicted of murder. For Sally Jones this is the start of a harrowing quest for survival and to clear the Chief's name. Powerful forces are working against her, and they will do anything to protect their secrets
add to basket

New Title
Oi Duck-billed Platypus
By: KES GRAY
From the creators of the award-winning and best selling Oi Frog!, Oi Dog! and Oi Cat! comes their next funny rhyming picture book, Oi Duck-billed Platypus!
add to basket

New Title
HEAD KID
By: DAVID BADDIEL
From the million-copy bestselling author of THE PARENT AGENCY and BIRTHDAY BOY comes a wildly entertaining wish-fulfilment adventure that asks the question: what would happen if the strictest head teacher swapped bodies with the naughtiest kid in school? Strictest head naughtiest boy = chaos. Bracket Wood is about to be visited by the school inspectors. But there's one big problem: Ryan Ward. The maestro of practical jokes, Ryan has played so many tricks that in the end the Head Teacher just walks out. And then the new Head Teacher, Mr Carter, arrives. A man so strict even the teachers are scared of him. So imagine his surprise - and Ryan's - when they swap bodies. Now Ryan is Head Teacher - and his mortal enemy is one of his pupils.
add to basket

35% off Promotional Titles
Poppy Field
By: MICHAEL MORPURGO
A new picture-book classic celebrating the poppy's history, from two legends of children's literature. Michael Morpurgo and Michael Foreman have teamed up with the Royal British Legion to tell an original story that explains the meaning behind the poppy.In Flanders' fields, young Martens knows his family's story, for it is as precious as the faded poem hanging in their home. From a poor girl comforting a grieving soldier, to an unexpected meeting of strangers, to a father's tragic death many decades after treaties were signed, war has shaped Martens's family in profound ways - it is their history as much as any nation's. They remember. They grieve. They honour the past. This book also includes a full-colour, illustrated afterword that explains the history that inspired the story.
add to basket

New Title
WE ARE ALL LEMMINGS AND SNOWFLAKES
By: HOLLY BOURNE
Welcome to Camp Reset, a summer camp with a difference. A place offering a shot at "normality" for Olive, a girl on the edge, and for her new friends, who are all dealing with their own battles. But as Olive settles in, she starts to wonder - maybe it's this messed up world that needs fixing, and not them. And so she comes up with a plan. Because together, snowflakes can form avalanches... A trailblazing and painfully honest novel about mental health, friendship and making this crazy world a kinder place.
add to basket