The Selfish Gene

Richard Dawkins, The Selfish Gene (Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1976), Chap.1 to 4

(1) Textbook of my undergraduate seminar. At the first seminar of last wednesday, chapters 1 to 4 left us many questions, for we are not specialists of evolutionary biology. For example,

  • What is the relation between cistron and Dawkins' gene ?
  • What influence does Dawkins' gene have on the character ?