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  • A Guide to Field Philosophy

    Case Studies and Practical Strategies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Evelyn Brister, Robert Frodeman

    Philosophers increasingly engage in practical work with other disciplines and the world at large. This volume draws together the lessons learned from this work--including philosophers’ contributions to scientific research projects, consultations on matters of policy, and expertise provided to…

    Paperback – 2020-02-21 
    Routledge

  • Man and Wildlife

    1st Edition

    By L. Harrison Matthews

    Originally published in 1975, Man and Wildlife traces the evolution of man from pre-hominid ancestors, and his influence in modifying the environment and its flora and fauna as technical knowledge grew. The development of civilization allowed man to dominate the environment; its advance led to the…

    Hardback – 2019-12-17 
    Routledge

  • Coccidiosis in Livestock, Poultry, Companion Animals and Humans

    1st Edition

    Edited by J. P. Dubey

    Coccidiosis is one of the most important diseases of livestock, particularly poultry, with billions of dollars spent on prevention worldwide. The disease is so important and pervasive that until recently, all poultry feed was medicated with coccidiostats, mainly antibiotics. With the rapid…

    Hardback – 2019-12-17 
    CRC Press

  • Media and the Science-Religion Conflict

    Mass Persuasion in the Evolution Wars, 1st Edition

    By Thomas Aechtner

    This book examines why the religion-science skirmishes known as the Evolution Wars have persisted into the 21st century. It does so by considering the influences of mass media in relation to decision-making research and the Elaboration Likelihood Model, one of the most authoritative persuasion…

    Hardback – 2019-12-16 
    Routledge

  • Creation and Evolution in the Early American Scientific Affiliation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Mark A. Kalthoff

    Originally published in 1995, Creation and Evolution in the Early American Scientific Affiliation is the tenth volume in the series, Creationism in Twentieth Century America, reissued in 2019. The volume comprises of original primary sources from the American Science Affiliation, a group formed…

    Hardback – 2019-11-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: Creationism in Twentieth-Century America

  • Horse Breeds and Human Society

    Purity, Identity and the Making of the Modern Horse, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kristen Guest, Monica Mattfeld

    This book demonstrates how horse breeding is entwined with human societies and identities. It explores issues of lineage, purity, status through interconnections between animals and humans. The quest for purity in horse breeding and the acceptance of what constitutes an identifiable horse breed…

    Hardback – 2019-11-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Human-Animal Studies Series

  • Deferred Development

    Setting Aside Cells for Future Use in Development in Evolution, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cory Douglas Bishop, Brian K. Hall

    This volume examines cells set aside during development for use later in ontogeny or in adult life. There is no single term for such cells. The cells explored fall within several major categories — stem cells, set-aside cells (in echinoderm larvae), imaginal discs in insects such as Drosophila,…

    Hardback – 2019-11-21 
    CRC Press
    Evolutionary Cell Biology

  • Our Animal Connection

    What Sapiens Can Learn From Other Species, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Hehenberger, Zhi Xia

    This book covers the many ways humans benefit from interactions with other living species. By studying animals of all kinds and sizes, from microbial organisms to elephants and whales, we can learn about their adaptations to extreme conditions on the planet Earth, about the evolutionary development…

    Hardback – 2019-11-20 
    Jenny Stanford Publishing

  • The Masterpiece of Nature

    The Evolution and Genetics of Sexuality, 1st Edition

    By Graham Bell

    Originally published in 1982, The Masterpiece of Nature examines sex as representative of the most important challenge to the modern theory of evolution. The book suggests that sex evolved, not as the result of normal Darwinian processes of natural selection, but through competition between…

    Hardback – 2019-11-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Neanderthals in the Classroom

    1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Marie Watts

    Neanderthals in the Classroom examines the ongoing battle surrounding evolution from a cultural and historical perspective and then puts Theodosius Dobzhansky’s claim that “nothing in biology makes sense except in the light of evolution” to the ultimate test by exploring the potential evolutionary…

    Hardback – 2019-10-04
    CRC Press

  • The Evolution of Religion, Religiosity and Theology

    A Multi-Level and Multi-Disciplinary Approach, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jay R. Feierman, Lluis Oviedo

    This book takes a multi-dimensional and multi-disciplinary approach to religion, religiosity and theology from their earliest beginnings to the present day. It uniquely brings together the natural sciences and theology to explore how religious practice emerged and developed through the four…

    Hardback – 2019-09-19
    Routledge
    Routledge New Critical Thinking in Religion, Theology and Biblical Studies

  • The Promise of Contemporary Primatology

    1st Edition

    By Erin P. Riley

    This book argues for a contemporary primatology that recognizes humans as integral components in the ecologies of primates. This contemporary primatology uses a broadened theoretical lens and methodological toolkit to study primate behavior and ecology in increasingly anthropogenic contexts and…

    Paperback – 2019-09-10
    Routledge
    New Biological Anthropology

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