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1 Human genetic diversity I. Human variation A. Variation within groups B. Variation among populations C. Genetic and environmental causes of variation II. Heritability III. An example: human height A. Variation within populations B. Variation among populations C. Components of variation within and between populations D. Environmental sources of variation in height IV. The concept of race A. Races as natural categories B. Racial differences C. Human races as cultural constructs Human variation within groups Variation among populations Uganda Variation among populations: Indonesia Variation among populations: cystic fibrosis gene frequencies (p. 403) Causes of human variation • genetic = differences caused by inherited genes • environmental = differences due to the effects of the environment
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2 Environmental effects on human variation Causes of human variation • genetic = differences caused by inherited genes • environmental = differences due to the effects of the environment Heritability
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