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Human biology

Hardcover. First published in 2006, this is a comprehensive review of the health, demography and population genetics of Caribbean populations of African descent. Series: Cambridge Studies in Biological and Evolutionary Anthropology. Num Pages: 268 pages, with illus. BIC Classification: JHMP; PSX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 152 x 19. Weight in Grams: 556.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2006
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
268
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521819312
ISBN
9780521819312

€ 131.97

Hardcover. International archaeologists examine early Stone Age tools and bones to present the most holistic view to date of the archaeology of human origins. Editor(s): Dominguez-Rodrigo, Manuel. Num Pages: 376 pages, 25 b/w illus. 1 map 9 tables. BIC Classification: HDDA; JHMC; PSXE. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 159 x 231 x 24. Weight in Grams: 630. Debates in the Archaeology of Human Origins. 376 pages, 25 b/w illus. 1 map 9 tables. Editor(s): Dominguez-Rodrigo, Manuel. International archaeologists examine early Stone Age tools and bones to present the most holistic view to date of the archaeology of human origins. Cateogry: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). BIC Classification: HDDA; JHMC; PSXE. Dimension: 159 x 231 x 24. Weight: 630.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
376
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107022928
ISBN
9781107022928

€ 120.82

Paperback. An accessible yet rigorous and generously illustrated exploration of the computational approach to the study of biological vision. Num Pages: 576 pages, 132 color illus., 399 b&w illus. BIC Classification: JMM; PSX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 255 x 201 x 25. Weight in Grams: 1328.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
MIT Press Ltd United States
Edition
second edition
Number of pages
576
Condition
New
SKU
V9780262514279
ISBN
9780262514279

€ 71.85
€ 60.76

Paperback. Translator(s): Teeland, Jan. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: 1DNS; JFC; JHBC; JHM; JHMP; PSX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 142 x 218 x 18. Weight in Grams: 356.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Publisher
Pennsylvania State University Press United States
Number of pages
240
Condition
New
SKU
V9780271015026
ISBN
9780271015026

€ 44.99
€ 42.58

Hardcover. In this lively and illuminating discussion of his landmark research, esteemed primatologist Frans de Waal argues that human morality is not imposed from above but instead comes from within. Moral behavior does not begin and end with religion but is in fact a product of evolution. Num Pages: 304 pages, 12 illustrations. BIC Classification: PDZ; PSAJ; PSX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 243 x 153 x 26. Weight in Grams: 596.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Norton Dublin, Ireland
Edition
1st
Number of pages
304
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393073775
ISBN
9780393073775

€ 26.99
€ 24.82

Paperback. "A sparkling, thought-provoking account of sexual differences. Whether you're a man or a woman, you'll find his conclusions gripping."-Jared Diamond Num Pages: 400 pages. BIC Classification: PDZ; PSX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 140. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
W. W. Norton & Company
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393352313
ISBN
9780393352313

€ 17.99
€ 17.23

Paperback. The hormonally-constructed body has become such a dominant way of conceptualizing bodies that it is often assumed to be a natural phenomenon. This book traces the scientific development of the hormonal body concept and examines the mass production of hormones as drugs, including the pill. Num Pages: 208 pages, Ill. BIC Classification: JFCX; JH; MFK; PSXM. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 156 x 12. Weight in Grams: 312.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1994
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
V9780415091916
ISBN
9780415091916

€ 58.88

Paperback. Scientists have discovered that at the most fundamental level humans are genetically linked to every part of the natural world. A dog is 85 per cent genetically identical to a human and humans have only twice as many genes as a worm or a fly. This work brings together these astonishing discoveries, and offers a vision of the impact these findings. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: PSAK; PSX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 127 x 202 x 18. Weight in Grams: 222. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0001394
ISBN
9780747558200

€ 17.95

Paperback. It is the study of genetic variation, backed up by language and archaeology, which provides evidence about the spread of farming, the movements of peoples across the globe, the precise links between races - and the sheer unscientific absurdity of racism. This work offers an investigation into the past 100,000 years of human history. Translator(s): Seielstad, Mark. Num Pages: 240 pages, diagrams, maps, bibliography, index. BIC Classification: 2AHA; HBTB; PSAK; PSX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 129 x 16. Weight in Grams: 176. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Penguin
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0001797
ISBN
9780140296020

€ 17.95

Paperback. The debut of a female Steve Jones - likeable, literate, lucid and laconic. A sprightly, lavishly illustrated book on the science of human survival. Num Pages: 352 pages, 80 b/w illus, Index. BIC Classification: MFG; MMR; PDZ; PSX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 23. Weight in Grams: 260. Good clean copy with minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Flamingo
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KSS0002280
ISBN
9780006551256

€ 4.64

Hardcover. This reference dictionary describes the development of physical or biological anthropology concepts, tracing the history of their usage from their origins to the contemporary and usually multidisciplinary contexts in which physical anthropologists participate. Series: Reference Sources for the Social Sciences & Humanities. Num Pages: 448 pages, index. BIC Classification: GBC; JHMP; PSX. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 230 x 158 x 30. Weight in Grams: 794.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1991
Publisher
ABC-CLIO United States
Number of pages
448
Condition
New
SKU
V9780313247569
ISBN
9780313247569

€ 76.86

Hardcover. A reference for students contemplating a career in physical anthropology, this text describes several rewarding career paths that physical anthropologists have chosen. Students will understand how anthropological theory, methods and training are applicable to job responsibilities and development. Num Pages: 328 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JHMP; PSX; VSC. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 229 x 152 x 22. Weight in Grams: 640.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
ABC-CLIO United States
Number of pages
328
Condition
New
SKU
V9780897896931
ISBN
9780897896931

€ 87.39

Paperback. Num Pages: 376 pages, 266 halftones. BIC Classification: 1H; JHMP; PSX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 295 x 205 x 22. Weight in Grams: 905.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1983
Publisher
The University of Chicago Press United States
Number of pages
376
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226070902
ISBN
9780226070902

€ 61.99

Paperback. Female and male brains are different, thanks to hormones coursing through the brain before birth. This title argues passionately that the analysis of gender differences deserves far more rigorous, biologically sophisticated science. Num Pages: 408 pages, 15 line illustrations, 3 tables. BIC Classification: JFSJ; PD; PSC; PSX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 156 x 235 x 26. Weight in Grams: 466.
Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
408
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674063518
ISBN
9780674063518

€ 32.99
€ 28.66

Paperback. Series: Prelude Science Classics. Num Pages: 480 pages. BIC Classification: PDZ; PSX; VFD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129. .
Publisher
Prelude
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781911440574
ISBN
9781911440574

€ 11.32

Hardcover. An extensively researched account of the history of the cave man character in modern popular culture, tracing its roots back to Victorian Britain Series Editor(s): Richards, Jeffrey. Series: Studies in Popular Culture. Num Pages: 224 pages, 24 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: HBAH; HBLL; HBTB; PSXE. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. .
Publisher
Manchester University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781526113849
ISBN
9781526113849

€ 26.99
€ 26.39

Hardcover. This book explores how the study of isolated and migrant populations can help us to understand disease etiology and the ongoing evolution of Mankind. Editor(s): Roberts, Derek F.; Fujiki, N. (Department of Internal Medicine and Medical Genetics, Fukui Medical School, Japan); Torizuka, K. Series: Society for the Study of Human Biology Symposium Series. Num Pages: 280 pages, 81 b/w illus. BIC Classification: JHMP; PSX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 228 x 152 x 19. Weight in Grams: 580.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
280
Format
Hardback
Publication date
1992
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521419123
ISBN
9780521419123

€ 132.11
€ 20.81

Hardcover. Editor(s): Singh, Pranveer. Num Pages: 72 pages. BIC Classification: PSAJ; PSX. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 160 x 257 x 14. Weight in Grams: 332.
Publisher
Nova Science Publishers, Inc.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781634834230
ISBN
9781634834230

€ 236.40
€ 224.24

Hardcover. Num Pages: 284 pages. BIC Classification: PDZ; PSX; TCBG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 160 x 235 x 16. Weight in Grams: 560.
Publisher
World Scientific Publishing Co
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9789814667005
ISBN
9789814667005

€ 68.19

Hardcover. Provides a comprehensive overview of the influences of communication on physiology and physical health status occurring in a variety of contexts, from families, interpersonal relationships, and public speaking to sport fandom, affection, fear, and the escalation of conflict. Editor(s): Honeycutt, James M.; Sawyer, Chris R.; Keaton, Shaughan A. Series: Health Communication. Num Pages: 249 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: GTC; JM; PSX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 158 x 232 x 20. Weight in Grams: 488.
Publisher
Peter Lang Publishing Inc.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781433122194
ISBN
9781433122194

€ 69.28

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