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  • 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…

    Hardback – 2016-08-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • The Biological Foundations of Action

    1st Edition

    By Derek M Jones

    Philosophers have traditionally assumed that the difference between active and passive movement could be explained by the presence or absence of an intention in the mind of the agent. This assumption has led to the neglect of many interesting active behaviors that do not depend on intentions,…

    Hardback – 2016-07-13
    Routledge
    History and Philosophy of Biology

  • Tropical Fruit Tree Diversity

    Good practices for in situ and on-farm conservation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bhuwon Sthapit, Hugo Lamers, Ramanatha Rao, Arwen Bailey

    Farmers have developed a range of agricultural practices to sustainably use and maintain a wide diversity of crop species in many parts of the world. This book documents good practices innovated by farmers and collects key reviews on good practices from global experts, not only from the case…

    Hardback – 2016-05-16
    Routledge
    Issues in Agricultural Biodiversity

  • Marine Transboundary Conservation and Protected Areas

    1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Mackelworth

    The marine environment does not naturally respect arbitrary international boundaries. The establishment and management of transboundary marine protected areas therefore presents major governance challenges. This book analyses a series of marine transboundary conservation initiatives embedded in…

    Hardback – 2016-05-16
    Routledge
    Earthscan Oceans

  • CyberGenetics

    Health genetics and new media, 1st Edition

    By Anna Harris, Susan Kelly, Sally Wyatt

    Online genetic testing services are increasingly being offered to consumers who are becoming exposed to, and knowledgeable about, new kinds of genetic technologies, as the launch of a 23andme genetic testing product in the UK testifies. Genetic research breakthroughs, cheek swabbing forensic…

    Hardback – 2016-04-29
    Routledge
    Genetics and Society

  • Organisms and Personal Identity

    Individuation and the Work of David Wiggins, 1st Edition

    By A.M. Ferner

    Over his philosophical career, David Wiggins has produced a body of work that, though varied and wide-ranging, stands as a coherent and carefully integrated whole. In this book Ferner examines Wiggins’ conceptualist-realism, his sortal theory ‘D’ and his human being theory in order to assess how…

    Hardback – 2016-03-23
    Routledge
    History and Philosophy of Biology

  • Advances in Biolinguistics

    The Human Language Faculty and Its Biological Basis, 1st Edition

    Edited by Koji Fujita, Cedric A. Boeckx

    Biolinguistics is a highly interdisciplinary field that seeks the rapprochement between linguistics and biology. Linking theoretical linguistics, theoretical biology, genetics, neuroscience and cognitive psychology, this book offers a collection of chapters situating the enterprise conceptually,…

    Hardback – 2016-03-03
    Routledge

  • The Evolution of Economies

    Money-bargaining, economic change and industrial revolution, 1st Edition

    By Patrick Spread

    It is clear even to casual observation that economies evolve from year to year and over centuries. Yet mainstream economic theory assumes that economies always move towards equilibrium. One consequence of this is that mainstream theory is unable to deal with economic history. The Evolution of…

    Hardback – 2015-12-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Frontiers of Political Economy

  • Molecular and Physiological Mechanisms of Muscle Contraction

    1st Edition

    By Jean Emile Morel

    Thoroughly researched using experimentation and re-examination of all previously published evidence, Molecular and Physiological Mechanisms of Muscle Contraction is a carefully crafted treatise and revision of previous conceptions of muscle contraction. It presents detailed descriptions of new,…

    Hardback – 2015-11-23
    CRC Press

  • Redox Proteins in Supercomplexes and Signalosomes

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ricardo O. Louro, Irene Diaz-Moreno

    Get Insight on the Function of Supercomplexes in Biological Systems Redox Proteins in Supercomplexes and Signalosomes is one of the first books to explore the key role played by redox proteins and their interaction network in a wide range of essential cellular processes in all domains of life. The…

    Hardback – 2015-11-04
    CRC Press

  • Genetic Resources as Natural Information

    Implications for the Convention on Biological Diversity and Nagoya Protocol, 1st Edition

    By Manuel Ruiz Muller

    Demonstrating the shortcomings of current policy and legal approaches to access and benefit-sharing (ABS) in the Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), this book recognizes that genetic resources are widely distributed across countries and that bilateral contracts undermine fairness and equity.…

    Hardback – 2015-09-17
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Law and Sustainable Development

  • Measuring Statistical Evidence Using Relative Belief

    1st Edition

    By Michael Evans

    A Sound Basis for the Theory of Statistical Inference Measuring Statistical Evidence Using Relative Belief provides an overview of recent work on developing a theory of statistical inference based on measuring statistical evidence. It shows that being explicit about how to measure statistical…

    Hardback – 2015-06-23
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics and Applied Probability

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