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Human biology

Paperback. Obesity, autism, mental health problems, IBS, allergies, auto-immunity, cancer. Does the answer to the modern epidemic of 'Western' diseases lie in our gut? Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: PSX; VFD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130. Weight in Grams: 320.
Publisher
William Collins
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007584055
ISBN
9780007584055

€ 11.99
€ 10.98

Hardcover. An up-to-date account of the evolution of the human genome amongst the primate group, written from the perspective of population genetics. Num Pages: 248 pages, 45 b/w. BIC Classification: PSAK; PSX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 243 x 158 x 22. Weight in Grams: 460.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199978038
ISBN
9780199978038

€ 24.00
€ 20.37

Hardcover. Human evolution explains how we have found ourselves in the wrong place at the wrong time. Issues of modern living; depression, obesity, and environmental destruction, can be understood in relation to our evolutionary past. An awareness of this past and its relation to the present can help limit their impact on the future. Num Pages: 408 pages, 12 figures. BIC Classification: PDZ; PSAJ; PSX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 143 x 204 x 32. Weight in Grams: 484. Modern Living and Human Evolution. 408 pages, 12 figures. Human evolution explains how we have found ourselves in the wrong place at the wrong time. Issues of modern living; depression, obesity, and environmental destruction, can be understood in relation to our evolutionary past. An awareness of this past and its relation to the present can help limit their impact on the future. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: PDZ; PSAJ; PSX. Dimension: 143 x 204 x 32. Weight: 484.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
408
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2008
Edition
2008th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780230201828
ISBN
9780230201828

€ 19.99
€ 9.00

Paperback. The blend of Student Books and supporting online resources allow you to personalise the delivery of the course to meet students' needs and develop the skills required to tackle How Science Works and practical assessment. Num Pages: 296 pages. BIC Classification: 4KL; PSX. Category: (UA) A / AS level. Dimension: 262 x 194 x 15. Weight in Grams: 708.
Publisher
Nelson Thornes Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
296
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
New
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748782789
ISBN
9780748782789

€ 36.99
€ 14.09

Paperback. Combines an otherworldly journey through the central nervous system with an account of how the brain's anatomy has often misled anatomists about its function. This book shows that for hundreds of years, natural philosophers have been interested in the gray matter inside our skulls, but all they had to go on was its structure. Num Pages: 352 pages, 30 halftones. BIC Classification: MFC; MJN; PSX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 227 x 145 x 23. Weight in Grams: 470.
Publisher
Harvard University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780674034587
ISBN
9780674034587

€ 23.99
€ 21.18

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

€ 23.99
€ 21.18

Paperback. When did the first humans arrive in Britain? Where did they come from? And what did they look like? This is the amazing story of human life in Britain. It begins nearly one million years ago, during the earliest known human occupation, and reveals how humans have periodically lived there ever since. Num Pages: 192 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DBK; PSXE; WN. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 176 x 230 x 11. Weight in Grams: 438.
Publisher
FRANCES LINCOLN
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780565093372
ISBN
9780565093372

€ 16.99
€ 13.33

Hardcover. In this volume, studies of bone growth and development illustrate new methods and insights that enhance the anthropological understanding of skeletal variation. Editor(s): Percival, Christopher J.; Richtsmeier, Joan T. Series: Cambridge Studies in Biological and Evolutionary Anthropology. Num Pages: 332 pages, 48 b/w illus. 20 tables. BIC Classification: PSXM. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 247 x 174. .
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107122789
ISBN
9781107122789

€ 76.88

Paperback. While intended primarily for non-majors, this forward looking cancer biology book will appeal to a wide ranging audience. Introductory chapters on molecular, cellular, and genetic information bring unprepared students up to speed for the rest of the book and serve as a useful refresher for those with previous biology background. Num Pages: 424 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: MJCL; PSX. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 246 x 172 x 20. Weight in Grams: 896.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Number of pages
424
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781405156066
ISBN
9781405156066

€ 54.99
€ 54.13

Paperback. Num Pages: 424 pages, illus. BIC Classification: 1KLSR; 2AB; 2ADS; JHMP; PSX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 241 x 168 x 24. Weight in Grams: 694.
SKU
V9788776020514
ISBN
9788776020514

€ 16.99
€ 7.90

Hardcover. The social anthropology of sickness and health has always been concerned with religious cosmologies. The chapters cover a range of ethnographic areas and examine notions of personhood, agency, uncertainty and control among other questions. Editor(s): Littlewood, Roland; Lynch, Rebecca. Num Pages: 226 pages. BIC Classification: PSXM. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 258 x 236 x 18. Weight in Grams: 458.
Publisher
Berghahn Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781785331770
ISBN
9781785331770

€ 73.14
€ 27.67

Paperback. Have you ever wondered why it takes so long to get out of bed in the morning? And why you always wake up bursting for a pee? Why that small blackhead has erupted into a hideous red spot overnight? And why stepping into a hot shower gives you goose bumps? This title deals with these questions. Num Pages: 416 pages. BIC Classification: PDZ; PSX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 129 x 26. Weight in Grams: 292.
Publisher
Transworld Publishers Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
416
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780552159517
ISBN
9780552159517

€ 17.99
€ 14.11

Paperback. Investigates the emotional and moral lives of the Chinese people as they adjust to the challenges of modernity. Sharing a medical anthropology and cultural psychiatry perspective, this title delves into intimate and sometimes hidden areas of personal life and social practice to observe and narrate the drama of Chinese individualization. Num Pages: 322 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FPC; JHMC; PSXM. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 161 x 230 x 20. Weight in Grams: 514. The Moral Life of the Person. 322 pages. Investigates the emotional and moral lives of the Chinese people as they adjust to the challenges of modernity. Sharing a medical anthropology and cultural psychiatry perspective, this title delves into intimate and sometimes hidden areas of personal life and social practice to observe and narrate the drama of Chinese individualization. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational. BIC Classification: 1FPC; JHMC; PSXM. Dimension: 161 x 230 x 20. Weight: 432.
Publisher
University of California Press
Number of pages
322
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
First Edition, What Anthropology and Psychiatry Te
Condition
New
SKU
V9780520269453
ISBN
9780520269453

€ 31.99
€ 28.03

Paperback. A concise and gripping account of eugenics from its origins in the twentieth century and beyond. Series: Very Short Introductions. Num Pages: 168 pages, 10. BIC Classification: PDX; PSX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 113 x 174 x 9. Weight in Grams: 128.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
2nd ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199385904
ISBN
9780199385904

€ 9.99
€ 9.39

Hardcover. Review of brain evolution in primates including humans. Editor(s): Falk, Dean; Gibson, Kathleen R. Num Pages: 364 pages, 70 b/w illus. 9 tables. BIC Classification: PSAN; PSVW79; PSXE. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 165 x 242 x 30. Weight in Grams: 696.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
364
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2001
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521642712
ISBN
9780521642712

€ 123.71

Paperback. Num Pages: 170 pages, 1 black & white tables, 7 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: JHMC; MBS; PSXM. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 246 x 174. .
Publisher
Routledge
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
4th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781138201866
ISBN
9781138201866

€ 46.42

Paperback. Num Pages: 352 pages, 2 X 8pp colour. BIC Classification: MFG; PDZ; PSX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 131 x 22. Weight in Grams: 254.
Publisher
Hodder & Stoughton Ltd
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781444737776
ISBN
9781444737776

€ 12.00
€ 11.76

Paperback. The first publication to outline the complex global story of human migration and dispersal throughout the whole of human prehistory. Utilizing archaeological, linguistic and biological evidence, Peter Bellwood traces the journeys of the earliest hunter-gatherer and agriculturalist migrants as critical elements in the evolution of human lifeways. Num Pages: 326 pages, maps, figures. BIC Classification: PSXE. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 243 x 173 x 15. Weight in Grams: 498.
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
326
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781405189088
ISBN
9781405189088

€ 31.25

Paperback. Adult and juvenile forensic facial reconstruction reference work for forensic scientists, archaeologists and medical artists. Num Pages: 304 pages, 117 b/w illus. 19 tables. BIC Classification: JKVF1; PSX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 243 x 171 x 17. Weight in Grams: 496. 304 pages, 117 b/w illus. 19 tables. Adult and juvenile forensic facial reconstruction reference work for forensic scientists, archaeologists and medical artists. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational. BIC Classification: JKVF1; PSX. Dimension: 243 x 171 x 17. Weight: 514.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521090124
ISBN
9780521090124

€ 47.48

Hardcover. Are humans still subject to the forces of evolution? An evolutionary biologist provides surprising insights into the future of Homo sapiens Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: PSAJ; PSX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 183 x 219 x 24. Weight in Grams: 406.
Publisher
Yale University Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780300208719
ISBN
9780300208719

€ 24.99
€ 23.65

Paperback. The most important investigation of genetic science since The Selfish Gene, from the author of the critically acclaimed and best-selling The Red Queen and The Origins of Virtue. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: HPCF; PDZ; PSAK; PSX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 197 x 127 x 25. Weight in Grams: 250.
Publisher
Fourth Estate Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9781857028355
ISBN
9781857028355

€ 12.00
€ 11.76

Paperback. When did the first people arrive here? What did they look like? How did they survive? Who were the Neanderthals? The author takes us back to when it was so tropical we lived alongside hippos, elephants and sabre-toothed tigers or to times so cold we hunted reindeer and mammoth, and to others even colder when we were forced to flee a wall of ice. Num Pages: 256 pages, Illustrations (chiefly col.), col. maps, ports. (some col.). BIC Classification: 1DBK; HBJD1; JHMP; PDZ; PSX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 190 x 111 x 18. Weight in Grams: 226.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141018133
ISBN
9780141018133

€ 11.99
€ 10.95

Paperback. A startling investigation of what it means to be human. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: PDZ; PSX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 129 x 25. Weight in Grams: 314.
Publisher
Fourth Estate
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007447817
ISBN
9780007447817

€ 12.00
€ 11.73

Hardcover. A startling investigation of what it means to be human. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: PDZ; PSX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 161 x 238 x 34. Weight in Grams: 622. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Publisher
Fourth Estate
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
Used, Like New
SKU
KRA0002214
ISBN
9780007447794

€ 4.64

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