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Biology, life sciences

Paperback. This work presents the views of a group of scientists from the fields of anthropology, psychology, neuroscience, and evolutionary biology, to provide a starting point for a debate based on the most recent scientific data relating to the evolutionary origins of the human brain. Editor(s): Changeux, Jean-Pierre; Chavaillon, Jean. Series: Symposia of the Fyssen Foundation. Num Pages: 334 pages, halftones, line figures, tables. BIC Classification: JHM; JM; MJN; PSAJ; PSAN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 235 x 155 x 21. Weight in Grams: 655.
Publisher
Clarendon Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Edition
New Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780198523901
ISBN
9780198523901

€ 86.63
€ 32.17

Paperback. Sex discrimination is supposedly a distant memory. This title dispels the pseudo-scientific claims about the differences between the sexes. It shows how old myths, dressed up in the scientific finery, help perpetuate the status quo. It reveals the mind's plasticity, and shows the influence of culture on identity. Num Pages: 368 pages. BIC Classification: JMG; PDZ; PSAN; VSP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 131 x 22. Weight in Grams: 270.
Publisher
Icon Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848312203
ISBN
9781848312203

€ 13.99
€ 11.09

Paperback. The Thrive in Bioscience revision guides are written to help undergraduate students achieve exam success in all core areas of bioscience. They communicate all the key concepts in a succinct, easy-to-digest way, using features and tools - both in the book and in digital form - to make learning even more effective. Series: Thrive in Bioscience Revision Guides. Num Pages: 192 pages, black & white illustrations, figures. BIC Classification: MFG; PSX. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 235 x 158 x 9. Weight in Grams: 262.
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780199662487
ISBN
9780199662487

€ 30.41

Hardcover. Editor(s): Holm, Nicholas; Taffel, Sy. Series: Ecocritical Theory and Practice. Num Pages: 276 pages. BIC Classification: PSAF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 239 x 158 x 25. Weight in Grams: 590.
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781498535694
ISBN
9781498535694

€ 86.22

Map. Illustrator(s): Ross-Craig, Stella. Series: Field Studies Council Occasional Publications S. Num Pages: 8 pages, Col.ill. BIC Classification: PST; WNP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 246 x 175 x 3. Weight in Grams: 38.
Publisher
Field Studies Council
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781851538430
ISBN
9781851538430

€ 7.32

Paperback. BIC Classification: PSV. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). .
Publisher
CABI
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781786390356
ISBN
9781786390356

€ 54.99
€ 53.16

Paperback. This book introduces experimental design and data analysis as well as field monitoring skills for both plants and animals. Written in a student-friendly manner, the book concentrates on the techniques required to design a field-based ecological survey and shows how to execute an appropriate sampling regime. Num Pages: 388 pages, black & white illustrations, black & white tables, figures. BIC Classification: PSAF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 169 x 242 x 21. Weight in Grams: 664.
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
388
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780470694299
ISBN
9780470694299

€ 50.99
€ 49.92

Paperback. A revision guide tailored to the AS and A Level Biology syllabus (9700) for first examination in 2016. Num Pages: 279 pages. BIC Classification: 4KL; PS. Category: (E) Primary & Secondary Education. Dimension: 222 x 278 x 12. Weight in Grams: 698.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781316600467
ISBN
9781316600467

€ 27.99

Paperback. Barbara Arrowsmith-Young was born with severe learning disabilities. But by relying on her formidable memory, she made her way to graduate school, where she chanced upon research that inspired her to invent cognitive exercises to 'fix' her own brain, which we now know as neuroplasticity. This book helps in understanding how the brain works. Num Pages: 288 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: PDZ; PSAN; VFJD. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 130 x 27. Weight in Grams: 304.
Publisher
Vintage United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099563587
ISBN
9780099563587

€ 16.99
€ 13.45

Paperback. Explores many of the human and animal health issues that overlap and provides insight into the treatment of many diseases including diabetes, cancer, heart disease and mental illness. This title focuses on the evolution of hierarchies and similarities between a tribe of apes and a Fortune 500 company. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: MB; MZ; PDZ; PSA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 138 x 217 x 24. Weight in Grams: 348.
Publisher
Virgin Books
Number of pages
320
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780753539835
ISBN
9780753539835

€ 19.99
€ 15.83

Hardcover. An updated edition on membrane biology, providing new high resolution structures of membrane proteins and insights into how they function. Num Pages: 423 pages, 184 b/w illus. 610 colour illus. 16 tables. BIC Classification: PSB; PSF. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 285 x 220 x 25. Weight in Grams: 1432.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
400
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781107030633
ISBN
9781107030633

€ 62.66

Paperback. The No.1 SUNDAY TIMES bestseller. A fascinating explanation of how evolution works, from bestselling author of THE GOD DELUSION, Richard Dawkins. Series: Science Masters. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: PDZ; PSAJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 200 x 129 x 18. Weight in Grams: 216.
Publisher
W&N
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780226897
ISBN
9781780226897

€ 13.99
€ 11.08

Paperback. Offers an original way to integrate spiritual and scientific views of human evolution. This work offers an alternative to the way we think about our origins: random mutation (mechanistic neo-Darwinism), Genesis (God did it all personally), and Intelligent Design (God personally does what we can't otherwise account for). Num Pages: 245 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: HREZ; PSAJ; PSX. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 228 x 153 x 15. Weight in Grams: 392.
Publisher
Sussex Academic Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
245
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845192600
ISBN
9781845192600

€ 21.99
€ 21.90

Paperback. Scientists have long counseled against interpreting animal behavior in terms of human emotions, warning that such anthropomorphizing limits our ability to understand animals as they really are. This book challenges this long-held view. It reveals that animals exhibit a range of moral behaviors, including fairness, empathy, trust, and reciprocity. Num Pages: 208 pages, 8 halftones. BIC Classification: PSVP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 227 x 153 x 14. Weight in Grams: 300.
Publisher
University Of Chicago Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226041636
ISBN
9780226041636

€ 17.61

Hardcover. The authors have meticulously updated and revised the first volume as well as including a chapter on fish genetics into Part IV. There is also a new co-author Brian Bowen to increase the genetics coverage. There will also be an increased section of illustrations in a colour section. Num Pages: 736 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: KNAF; PSVW1. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 283 x 232 x 37. Weight in Grams: 2274.
Publisher
Wiley-Blackwell
Number of pages
736
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2009
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781405124942
ISBN
9781405124942

€ 78.57

Paperback. Editor(s): Geyer, Gwynne A. Num Pages: 79 pages, illustrations, maps. BIC Classification: PSVW7. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 230 x 153 x 7. Weight in Grams: 180.
Publisher
Nova Science Publishers Inc United States
Number of pages
79
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
UK ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781629482248
ISBN
9781629482248

€ 107.72
€ 104.18

Paperback. Discovers the source of life and how it has developed into the wonder around us today. From ant-colonies to zinc mining, this book takes us on a journey around the world and from the top of the food-chain to the very chemicals of which we are made, and explores how the fate of humanity is in our own hands. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: PDZ; PSAJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 171 x 195 x 13. Weight in Grams: 252.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
336
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780241950739
ISBN
9780241950739

€ 16.99
€ 13.45

Hardcover. An update to the classic text that links neuroscience and human behaviour in the context of therapy. Num Pages: 592 pages. BIC Classification: MMJT; PSAN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 235 x 155. .
Publisher
W. W. Norton & Company
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Edition
3rd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393712643
ISBN
9780393712643

€ 46.01

Hardcover. Sylhet, the area of Bangladesh most closely associated with overseas migration, has seen an increase in remittances sent home from abroad, introducing new inequalities. Social change has also been mediated by the global forces of Western biomedicine and orthodox Islam. This book examines the effects of these modernizing trends on mental health.. Num Pages: 238 pages, 1, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FKB; JHBK; MBPK; PSXM. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 162 x 233 x 16. Weight in Grams: 444. Mental Illness, Modernity and Islam in Sylhet, Bangladesh. 252 pages, 25 ills. Sylhet, the area of Bangladesh most closely associated with overseas migration, has seen an increase in remittances sent home from abroad, introducing new inequalities. Social change has also been mediated by the global forces of Western biomedicine and orthodox Islam. This book examines the effects of these modernizing trends on mental health. Cateogry: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. BIC Classification: 1FKB; JHBK; MBPK; PSXM. Dimension: 162 x 233 x 16. Weight: 444.
Publisher
Berghahn Books
Number of pages
238
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780857454881
ISBN
9780857454881

€ 109.95
€ 105.82

Hardcover. Editor(s): Stein, Barry E. Num Pages: 840 pages, 221 b&w illus., 1 table, 44 color plates. BIC Classification: PSAN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 283 x 216 x 39. Weight in Grams: 2094.
Publisher
MIT Press Ltd United States
Number of pages
840
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780262017121
ISBN
9780262017121

€ 138.83
€ 116.34

Paperback. Veterinary Ethics presents a range of ethical scenarios that veterinarians and other allied animal health professionals may face in practice. The scenarios discussed are not only exceptional cases with potentially significant consequences, but often less dramatic everyday situations Num Pages: 552 pages. BIC Classification: PSAD. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate; (XV) Technical / Manuals. Dimension: 246 x 172. Weight in Grams: 367.
Publisher
5m Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781910455685
ISBN
9781910455685

€ 49.99
€ 47.55

Hardcover. Kinship and Human Evolution offers an exciting new explanation of how Homo became sapiens or "cultured" beings capable of symbolic thought. This book argues that the key to understanding human evolution and culture lies in kinship-based exchange networks, which were part of an adaptive response to the harsh environment during the last ice age. Num Pages: 136 pages, 6 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: JHMC; PSAJ. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Publisher
Lexington Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781498524179
ISBN
9781498524179

€ 72.20

Paperback. In Horse Psychology, Moyra Williams, a qualified human psychologist and horse lover, turns her specialist knowledge to the advantage of the horse world and has written a comprehensive study of the working of the mind of the horse. Num Pages: 208 pages, 22 line illustrations. BIC Classification: PSVP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 218 x 137 x 23. Weight in Grams: 324. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
J.A.Allen & Co Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
SKU
KTG0002566
ISBN
9780851312385

€ 4.64

Paperback. Comprehensive summary of species distribution modeling methods integrating ecological and statistical models with spatial data, and a framework for implementation. Series: Ecology, Biodiversity and Conservation. Num Pages: 336 pages, 37 b/w illus. 20 tables. BIC Classification: PSAF. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 228 x 151 x 17. Weight in Grams: 506. Spatial Inference and Prediction. Series: Ecology, Biodiversity and Conservation. 338 pages, 37 b/w illus. 20 tables. Comprehensive summary of species distribution modeling methods integrating ecological and statistical models with spatial data, and a framework for implementation. Cateogry: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). BIC Classification: PSAF. Dimension: 228 x 151 x 17. Weight: 596.
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Number of pages
338
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521700023
ISBN
9780521700023

€ 57.66