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Evolution books

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Recently Published

Weltgeschichte Zwischen Wissenschaft Und Glaube / Teil 2 by Horst Jentsch Weltgeschichte Zwischen Wissenschaft Und Glaube / Teil 2


Format: Paperback - Released: 06/12/2017

Habitability of the Universe before Earth Astrobiology: Exploring Life on Earth and Beyond (series) by Richard (Embryogenesis Center, Gulf Specimen Marine Laboratory, Panacea, FL, USA) Gordon Habitability of the Universe before Earth Astrobiology: Exploring Life on Earth and Beyond (series)
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Habitability of the Universe before Earth: Astrobiology: Exploring Life on Earth and Beyond (series) examines the times and places-before life existed on Earth-that might have provided suitable environments for life to occur, addressing the question: Is life on Earth de...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/12/2017

Cenozoic Mammals and their Evolutionary Context by Loic Costeur, Olivier Maridet, Merceron Gildas Cenozoic Mammals and their Evolutionary Context
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Cenozoic Mammals and Their Evolutionary Context explores 65 million years of evolutionary history within the class of Mammalia, investigating the reasons behind the success of this group of animals. Their physiology, life history traits and adaptability led them to become...
Format: Hardback - Released: 20/11/2017

Origin of Species by Charles Darwin Origin of Species

Few other books have created such a lasting storm of controversy as The Origin of Species. It took Charles Darwin more than twenty years to publish this book, in part because he realized that it would ignite a firestorm of...
Format: eBook - Released: 20/11/2017

How We Talk by N. J. Enfield How We Talk

An expert guide to how conversation works, from how we know when to speak to why huh is a universal wordWe all had teachers who scolded us over the use of um, uh-huh, oh, like, and mm-hmm. But as linguist...
Format: eBook - Released: 14/11/2017

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: 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

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

The renowned cognitive scientist Philip Lieberman demonstrates that there is no better guide to the world's living-and still evolving-things than Darwin and that the phenomena he observed are still being explored at the frontiers of science. Lieberman relates the insights...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/11/2017

Coming Soon

Story Of Genetics, Development And Evolution, The: A Historical Dialogue by Gaspar (Max Planck Inst For Developmental Biology, Germany) Jekely Story Of Genetics, Development And Evolution, The: A Historical Dialogue
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This unique story offers an introductory conversation to genetics, embryology and evolution, taking us on a historical journey of biology through the ages. Using a series of dialogues between the Greek philosopher Democritus and his disciple Alkimus, we travel through...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/01/2018

Story Of Genetics, Development And Evolution, The: A Historical Dialogue by Gaspar (Max Planck Inst For Developmental Biology, Germany) Jekely Story Of Genetics, Development And Evolution, The: A Historical Dialogue
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This unique story offers an introductory conversation to genetics, embryology and evolution, taking us on a historical journey of biology through the ages. Using a series of dialogues between the Greek philosopher Democritus and his disciple Alkimus, we travel through...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/01/2018

The Blind Watchmaker Why the Evidence of Evolution Reveals a Universe without Design by Richard Dawkins The Blind Watchmaker Why the Evidence of Evolution Reveals a Universe without Design

Richard Dawkins's classic remains the definitive argument for our modern understanding of evolution.
Format: Paperback - Released: 25/01/2018

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: 27/01/2018

Evolutionary Biology by Stephen Rego Evolutionary Biology


Format: Hardback - Released: 30/01/2018

Animal Species and Their Evolution by Arthur J. Cain Animal Species and Their Evolution

Long before Charles Darwin undertook his first voyage, animal taxonomists had begun the scientific classification of animals, plants, and minerals. In the mid-1950s, taxonomist A. J. Cain summarized the state of knowledge about the structure of the living world in...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/02/2018

Adaptation and Environment by Robert N. Brandon Adaptation and Environment

By focusing on the crucial role of environment in the process of adaptation, Robert Brandon clarifies definitions and principles so as to help make the argument of evolution by natural selection empirically testable. He proposes that natural selection is the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/02/2018

Molds, Molecules, and Metazoa Growing Points in Evolutionary Biology by Peter R. Grant Molds, Molecules, and Metazoa Growing Points in Evolutionary Biology

Through an integration of systematics, genetics, and related disciplines, the Modern Synthesis of Evolutionary Biology came into being over fifty years ago. Knowledge of evolution has since been transformed by several revolutions: the way we interpret the fossil record has...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/02/2018

The Darwinian Heritage by David Kohn The Darwinian Heritage

Representing the present rich state of historical work on Darwin and Darwinism, this volume of essays places the great theorist in the context of Victorian science. The book includes contributions by some of the most distinguished senior figures of Darwin...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/02/2018

Life Cycles Reflections of an Evolutionary Biologist by John Tyler Bonner Life Cycles Reflections of an Evolutionary Biologist

Within a single captivating narrative, John Bonner combines an intensely personal memoir of scientific progress and an overview of what we now know about living things. Bonner, a major participant in the development of biology as an experimental science, draws...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/02/2018

Rivers in Time The Search for Clues to Earth's Mass Extinctions by Peter Ward Rivers in Time The Search for Clues to Earth's Mass Extinctions

Elaborating on and updating Ward's previous work, The End of Evolution, Rivers in Time delves into his newest discoveries. The book presents the gripping tale of the author's investigations into the history of life and death on Earth through a...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/02/2018

Hybridization of Somatic Cells by Boris Ephrussi Hybridization of Somatic Cells

Since its discovery in I960, the hybridization of somatic cells has evolved from a biological curiosity into an analytical method that today underlies nearly all investigations of the genetic aspects of various biological phenomena. As an eyewitness to this development...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/02/2018

Cells and Societies by John Tyler Bonner Cells and Societies

The howling monkeys of Barro Colorado Island in Panama have a rudimentary language which serves the needs of their social activities. The red deer of Scotland, the seals of the Pribilof Islands, the beavers, the social insects, the army ants...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/02/2018

Time's Arrow and Evolution by Harold Francis Blum Time's Arrow and Evolution

In a book that has become a milestone of scientific writing Dr. Blum uses time's arrow, the second law of thermodynamics, as a key concept to show how the nature and evolution of the nonliving world place limits on the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/02/2018

Ecology and Evolution of Darwin's Finches (Princeton Science Library Edition) by Peter R. Grant, Jonathan Weiner Ecology and Evolution of Darwin's Finches (Princeton Science Library Edition)
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After his famous visit to the Galapagos Islands, Darwin speculated that one might fancy that, from an original paucity of birds in this archipelago, one species had been taken and modified for different ends. This book is the classic account...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/02/2018

Other books in this genre

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: 02/11/2017

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: 24/10/2017

Creatures Born of Mud and Slime The Wonder and Complexity of Spontaneous Generation by Daryn Lehoux Creatures Born of Mud and Slime The Wonder and Complexity of Spontaneous Generation

Creatures Born of Mud and Slime is a compelling look at how we understand conceptions of scientific change, truth, and progress.
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/10/2017

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

Darwinism Tested by the Science of Language by August Schleicher Darwinism Tested by the Science of Language


Format: Paperback - Released: 26/09/2017

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: 25/09/2017

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

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