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  • Coccidiosis in Livestock, Poultry, Companion Animals and Humans

    1st Edition

    Edited by Jitender 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 – 2019-12-19 
    CRC Press

  • Our Animal Connection

    What Sapiens Can Learn From Other Species, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michael Hehenberger, Zhi Xia

    The 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 planet Earth, about the evolutionary development of…

    Hardback – 2019-09-30 
    Jenny Stanford Publishing

  • 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

  • Biodiversity, Conservation and Environmental Management in the Great Lakes Basin

    1st Edition

    Edited by Eric Freedman, Mark Neuzil

    The Great Lakes Basin in North America holds more than 20 percent of the world's fresh water. Threats to habitats and biodiversity have economic, political, national security, and cultural implications and ramifications that cross the US-Canadian border. This multidisciplinary book presents…

    Paperback – 2019-07-29
    Routledge

  • Biogeology

    Evolution in a Changing Landscape, 1st Edition

    By Bernard Michaux

    This detailed exposition gives background and context to how modern biogeography has got to where it is now. For biogeographers and other researchers interested in biodiversity and the evolution of life on islands, Biogeology: Evolution in a Changing Landscape provides an overview of a large swathe…

    Paperback – 2019-07-15
    CRC Press
    CRC Biogeography Series

  • The Ecology of Hedgerows and Field Margins

    1st Edition

    Edited by John W. Dover

    Hedges and field margins are important wildlife habitats and deliver a range of ecosystem services, and their value is increasingly recognised by ecologists. This book reviews and assesses the current state of research on hedgerows and associated field margins. With the intensification of…

    Paperback – 2019-02-15
    Routledge

  • Indigenous Perspectives on Sacred Natural Sites

    Culture, Governance and Conservation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jonathan Liljeblad, Bas Verschuuren

    Much previous literature on sacred natural sites has been written from a non-indigenous perspective. In contrast, this book facilitates a greater self-expression of indigenous perspectives regarding treatment of the sacred and its protection and governance in the face of threats from various forms…

    Paperback – 2019-01-07
    Routledge

  • Evolutionary Biogeography of the Andean Region

    1st Edition

    By Juan J. Morrone

    Key features: The first reference book to provide a comprehensive treatment of the biogreography of the Andean region Includes lists of the synonyms for each area and examples of the plant and animal taxa characterizing them. An extensive reference section serves as an entry point for more…

    Hardback – 2018-08-01
    CRC Press
    CRC Biogeography Series

  • Large Carnivore Conservation and Management

    Human Dimensions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tasos Hovardas

    Large carnivores include iconic species such as bears, wolves and big cats. Their habitats are increasingly being shared with humans, and there is a growing number of examples of human-carnivore coexistence as well as conflict. Next to population dynamics of large carnivores, there are considerable…

    Hardback – 2018-07-26
    Routledge
    Earthscan Studies in Natural Resource Management

  • Explaining Human Diversity

    Cultures, Minds, Evolution, 1st Edition

    By Carles Salazar

    Why are humans so different from each other and what makes the human species so different from all other living organisms? This introductory book provides a concise and accessible account of human diversity, of its causes and the ways in which anthropologists go about trying to make sense of it.…

    Paperback – 2018-07-09
    Routledge

  • Emergent Warfare in Our Evolutionary Past

    1st Edition

    By Nam C Kim, Marc Kissel

    Why do we fight? Have we always been fighting one another? This book examines the origins and development of human forms of organized violence from an anthropological and archaeological perspective. Kim and Kissel argue that human warfare is qualitatively different from forms of lethal, intergroup…

    Paperback – 2018-03-14
    Routledge
    New Biological Anthropology

  • Human Sciences and Human Interests

    Integrating the Social, Economic, and Evolutionary Sciences, 1st Edition

    By Mikael Klintman

    Within the disciplines of social, economic, and evolutionary science, a proud ignorance can often be found of the other areas’ approaches. This text provides a novel intellectual basis for breaking this trend. Certainly, Human Sciences and Human Interests aspires to open a broad debate about what…

    Paperback – 2018-03-09
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

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