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Evolution books

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Recently Published

A Different Kind of Animal: How Culture Transformed Our Species by Robert Boyd A Different Kind of Animal: How Culture Transformed Our Species

How our ability to learn from each other has been the essential ingredient to our remarkable success as a species Human beings are a very different kind of animal. We have evolved to become the most dominant species on Earth....
Format: Hardback - Released: 14/11/2017

The Theory That Changed Everything On the Origin of Species as a Work in Progress by Philip Lieberman The Theory That Changed Everything On the Origin of Species as a Work in Progress

Few people have done as much to change how we view the world as Charles Darwin. Yet On the Origin of Species is more cited than read. Some of it is considered outdated; in some ways, it has been consigned...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/11/2017

How Evolution Explains Everything about Life From Darwin's Brilliant Idea to Today's Epic Theory by New Scientist How Evolution Explains Everything about Life From Darwin's Brilliant Idea to Today's Epic Theory


Format: Paperback - Released: 07/11/2017

Computational Phylogenetics An Introduction to Designing Methods for Phylogeny Estimation by Tandy (University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign) Warnow Computational Phylogenetics An Introduction to Designing Methods for Phylogeny Estimation
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This book presents the foundations of phylogeny estimation and technical material enabling researchers to develop improved computational methods.
Format: Hardback - Released: 31/10/2017

Evolution 2.0 Breaking the Deadlock Between Darwin and Design by Perry Marshall Evolution 2.0 Breaking the Deadlock Between Darwin and Design

Creator of the highly-trafficked Cosmicfingerprints.com tackles the theory of evolution from a scientific and spiritual perspective, arguing that the concept is more complex than most realize and that science does not negate belief in a deity.
Format: Paperback - Released: 17/10/2017

Alien Universe Extraterrestrial Life in Our Minds and in the Cosmos by Donald Lincoln Alien Universe Extraterrestrial Life in Our Minds and in the Cosmos

Whether you are drawn to the psychological belief in Aliens, the history of our interest in life on other planets, or the scientific possibility of Alien existence, Alien Universe is sure to hold you spellbound.
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/10/2017

The Correspondence of Charles Darwin: Volume 25, 1877 by Charles Darwin The Correspondence of Charles Darwin: Volume 25, 1877

Letters from 1877, when Darwin published Forms of Flowers and, with his son Francis, experimented on plant movement.
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/10/2017

Chimpanzees and Human Evolution by Martin N. Muller Chimpanzees and Human Evolution

Knowledge of wild chimpanzees has expanded dramatically. This volume, edited by Martin Muller, Richard Wrangham, and David Pilbeam, brings together scientists who are leading a revolution to discover and explain human uniqueness, by studying our closest living relatives. Their conclusions...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/10/2017

Coming Soon

Taming the Complexity of Evolutionary Dynamics From Microscopic Models to Schema Theory and Beyond by Christopher Stephens, Riccardo Poli Taming the Complexity of Evolutionary Dynamics From Microscopic Models to Schema Theory and Beyond
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Presenting the basics of natural and artificial evolutionary dynamics, this volume describes the related models of search spaces, population spaces, state spaces, crossover, and mutation and selection.
Format: Hardback - Released: 12/12/2017

The Darwinian Tradition in Context Research Programs in Evolutionary Biology by Richard G. Delisle The Darwinian Tradition in Context Research Programs in Evolutionary Biology

It is the main goal of this volume to put in context the Darwinian tradition by raising questions such as: How should it be defined? Did it interacted with other research programs? Where there any research programs whose developments were...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/12/2017

Strange Survivors How Organisms Attack and Defend in the Game of Life by One R. Pagan Strange Survivors How Organisms Attack and Defend in the Game of Life

Biologist explores the strange, surprising, and truly bizarre strategies that enable a variety of creatures to avoid extinction.
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/12/2017

Evolution of the Human Genome I The Genome and Genes by Naruya Saitou Evolution of the Human Genome I The Genome and Genes

This book reviews the human genome from an evolutionary perspective. No such book has ever been published before, although there are many books on human genomes. There are two parts in this book: Overview of the Human Genome (Part I)...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/12/2017

Buckets from an English Sea 1832 and the Making of Charles Darwin by Louis B. (Retired Science Consultant, Teaching Institute for Excellence in STEM Education) Rosenblatt Buckets from an English Sea 1832 and the Making of Charles Darwin
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Buckets from an English Sea offers a new view of what inspired Darwin and provoked his work. Stunning events early in the voyage of the Beagle challenged his deeply held conviction that people are innately good. This study of 1832...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/02/2018

Rethinking Human Evolution by Jeffrey H. (University of Pittsburgh) Schwartz Rethinking Human Evolution

Contributors from a range of disciplines consider the disconnect between human evolutionary studies and the rest of evolutionary biology.The study of human evolution often seems to rely on scenarios and received wisdom rather than theory and methodology, with each new...
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/02/2018

Other books in this genre

On the Origin of Species by Charles Darwin, Amit Hagar On the Origin of Species
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In this elegant, portable masterpiece of scientific inquiry, Charles Darwin presents a convincing and engrossing case for his revolutionary theory of evolution by natural selection.
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/09/2017

Animals and Human Society by Colin G. (University of Wisconsin, Biosciences / Ecology, Evolution and Behavior, Milwaukee, USA) Scanes Animals and Human Society
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Animals and Human Society provides a solid, scientific, research-based background to advance understanding of how animals impact humans. As a resource for both science and non-science majors (including students planning to major in or studying animal science, pre-veterinary medicine, animal...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/09/2017

Dinner with Darwin Food, Drink, and Evolution by Jonathan Silvertown Dinner with Darwin Food, Drink, and Evolution

What do eggs, flour, and milk have in common? They form the basis of waffles, of course, but these staples of breakfast bounty also share an evolutionary function: eggs, seeds (from which we derive flour by grinding), and milk have...
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/09/2017

Wild Sex The Science Behind Mating in the Animal Kingdom by Dr. Carin Bondar Wild Sex The Science Behind Mating in the Animal Kingdom


Format: Paperback - Released: 12/09/2017

Beyond Sex Differences Genes, Brains and Matrilineal Evolution by Eric B. (University of Cambridge) Keverne Beyond Sex Differences Genes, Brains and Matrilineal Evolution

This book examines the evolutionary lead taken by the matriline in providing the intergenerational co-adaptations required for successful pregnancy.
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017

The Story of Life: Evolution (Extended Edition) by Ruth Symons The Story of Life: Evolution (Extended Edition)

This new extended edition of Story of Life is the perfect gift for those with a love of the natural world. Wander the galleries - open 365 days a year - and discover a collection of curated exhibits on every...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/09/2017

Origins of Darwin's Evolution Solving the Species Puzzle Through Time and Place by J. David Archibald Origins of Darwin's Evolution Solving the Species Puzzle Through Time and Place

In On the Origin of Species (1859), Charles Darwin presented his evidence for evolution and natural selection as its mechanism. He drew upon his earliest data gathered during his voyage on the HMS Beagle, which included collecting mammalian fossils in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/09/2017

Challenging the Modern Synthesis Adaptation, Development, and Inheritance by Philippe (CNRS Research Professor and Professor of Philosophy, LInstitut dHistoire et de Philosophie des Science et de Huneman Challenging the Modern Synthesis Adaptation, Development, and Inheritance
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This volume of original essays surveys recent challenges to the Modern Synthesis theory of evolution that arise from empirical advances in the understanding of evolution since the advent of the 21st century. It presents a spectrum of views by philosophers...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/09/2017

The Kingdom of Speech by Tom Wolfe The Kingdom of Speech

From Alfred Russel Wallace, the Englishman who beat Darwin to the theory of natural selection but later renounced it, and through the controversial work of modern-day anthropologist Daniel Everett, who defies the current wisdom that language is hard-wired in humans,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 31/08/2017

Darwin's Walk and The Last Wave Disappearing Landscapes, Declining Species by Richard Krooth Darwin's Walk and The Last Wave Disappearing Landscapes, Declining Species

This book describes the reasons humankind may be facing its last moments on Planet Earth. The author follows the trajectory of the evolution of humans and how it has had a widespread effect on Earth's environment. The book concludes with...
Format: Hardback - Released: 30/08/2017

The Routledge Handbook of Evolution and Philosophy by Richard Joyce The Routledge Handbook of Evolution and Philosophy

In recent years, the relation between contemporary academic philosophy and evolutionary theory has become ever more active, multifaceted, and productive. The connection is an active two-way street. In one direction, philosophers of biology make significant contributions to theoretical discussions about...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/08/2017

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