BIOL 464/GEN 535

Population and Quantitative Genetics Background Reading

Fall 2015




Eli Rodgers-Melnick's Primer on Statistical Distributions

Solutions and Corrections for Many Problems in Hedrick (2011)

Courtesy of Michael Nachman, University of Arizona
General Textbooks Available in WVU Library

Ayala, F. J. 1982. Population and Evolutionary Genetics. Benjamin/Cummings, Melo Park, CA.

Balding, D. J., M. Bishop, C. Cannings. 2003. Handbook of Statistical Genetics. John Wiley and Sons, Chichester, England.

Cavalli-Sforza, L. L., and W. F. Bodmer. 1971. The Genetics of Human Populations. W. H. Freeman and Co., San Francisco, CA.

Coyne, J. A., and H. A. Orr. 2004. Speciation. Sinauer Associates, Sunderland, MA.

Crow, J. F. 1986. Basic Concepts in Population, Quantitative, and Evolutionary Genetics. W. H. Freeman and Co., San Francisco, CA.

Crow, J. F., and M. Kimura. 1970. An Introduction to Population Genetics Theory. Harper & Row, New York, NY.

Ewens, W. J. 2004. Mathematical Population Genetics. I. Theoretical Introduction, 2nd ed. Springer-Verlag, Berlin.

Falconer, D. S., and T. F. C. Mackay. 1996. Introduction to Quantitative Genetics, 4th ed. Longman, London.

Fisher, R. A. 1958. The Genetical Theory of Natural Selection, 2nd revised ed. Dover Publications, Inc., New York, NY.

Gillespie, J. H. 2004. Population Genetics: A Concise Guide. Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, MD.

Haldane, J. B. S. 1932. The Causes of Evolution. Longmans, Green, \& Co., Ltd., London.

Hartl, D. L., and A. G. Clark. 2007. Principles of Population Genetics, 3rd ed. Sinauer Associates, Sunderland, MA.

Hedrick, P. 2005. Genetics of Populations. Jones and Bartlett, Sudbury, MA.

Kimura, M. 1983. The Neutral Theory of Molecular Evolution. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.

Lewontin, R. C. 1974. The Genetic Basis of Evolutionary Change. Columbia University Press, New York, NY.

Li, C. C. 1955. Population Genetics. University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL.

Li, W.-H. 1997. Molecular Evolution. Sinauer Associates, Sunderland, MA.

Lynch, M., and B. Walsh. 1998. Genetics and Analysis of Quantitative Traits. Sinauer Associates, Sunderland, MA.

Mather, K., and J. L. Jinks. 1982. Biometrical Genetics, 3rd ed. Chapman and Hall, London.

Nei, M. 1987. Molecular Evolutionary Genetics. Columbia University Press, New York, NY.

Roff, D. A. 1997. Evolutionary Quantitative Genetics. Chapman & Hall, New York, NY.

Spiess, E. B. 1989. Genes in Populations, 2nd edition. John Wiley & Sons, New York, NY.

Weir, B. S. 1996. Genetic Data Analysis II. Sinauer Associates, Sunderland, MA.

Wright, S. 1968--1978. Evolution and the Genetics of Populations, 4 vols. University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL.

Useful Websites

Class Notes

Kent Holsinger, University of Connecticut

Bob Vrijenhoek and Barry Sinervo, UC Santa Cruz

Bruce Walsh Aarhus Course, 2006

Michael Whitlock, University of British Columbia

Gonšalo Abecasis, University of Michigan

Conifer Translational Genomics Network Training Modules

Mathematical Background

Michael Whitlock's Biostatistics Class

Wolfram Math World