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  • Models and Modelling in the Sciences

    A Philosophical Introduction, 1st Edition

    Edited by Stephen M. Downes

    Models now drive much of the research in climate science, economics, molecular biology, and several other fields in the natural and social sciences. Yet how models work as tools of forecasting, representation, and explanation remains unclear, inviting closer philosophical analysis. In this book,…

    Paperback – 2019-10-15 

  • Dynamics of Human Biocultural Diversity

    A Unified Approach, 2nd Edition

    By Elisa J. Sobo

    This lively text by leading medical anthropologist Elisa Sobo offers a unique, holistic approach to human diversity and rises to the challenge of truly integrating biology and culture. The inviting writing style and fascinating examples make important ideas from complexity theory and epigenetics…

    Paperback – 2019-08-30 

  • 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, Evolution on a Changing Landscape provides an overview of a large swathe of the…

    Paperback – 2019-07-19 
    CRC Press
    CRC Biogeography Series

  • Practical Handbook of Marine Science

    4th Edition

    By Michael J. Kennish

    Key features: Includes an entirely new in-depth section devoted to Climate Change and Climate Change Effects Adds new sections on Estuaries, Beaches, Barrier Islands, Shellfish, Macroalgae, Food Chains, Food Webs, Trophic Dynamics, System Productivity, Physical-Chemical-Biological Alteration, and…

    Hardback – 2019-07-16 
    CRC Press
    CRC Marine Science

  • Dose-Response Analysis Using R

    1st Edition

    By Christian Ritz, Signe Marie Jensen, Daniel Gerhard, Jens Carl Streibig

    Dose-response analysis is a technique used to determine the safe and hazardous dosage of drugs, pollutants, and other substances to which humans and other organisms are exposed. This book provides a practical and comprehensive overview of methods for dose-response analysis. It includes many real…

    Hardback – 2019-07-09 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC The R Series

  • 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 – 2019-06-30 
    Jenny Stanford Publishing

  • Handbook of Neuroimaging Data Analysis

    1st Edition

    Edited by Hernando Ombao, Martin Lindquist, Wesley Thompson, John Aston

    This book explores various state-of-the-art aspects behind the statistical analysis of neuroimaging data. It examines the development of novel statistical approaches to model brain data. Designed for researchers in statistics, biostatistics, computer science, cognitive science, computer engineering…

    Paperback – 2019-06-18 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Handbook of Survival Analysis

    1st Edition

    Edited by John P. Klein, Hans C. van Houwelingen, Joseph G. Ibrahim, Thomas H. Scheike

    Handbook of Survival Analysis presents modern techniques and research problems in lifetime data analysis. This area of statistics deals with time-to-event data that is complicated by censoring and the dynamic nature of events occurring in time. With chapters written by leading researchers in the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-18 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Omic Association Studies with R and Bioconductor

    1st Edition

    By Juan R. González, Alejandro Cáceres

    After the great expansion of genome-wide association studies, their scientific methodology and, notably, their data analysis has matured in recent years, and they are a keystone in large epidemiological studies. Newcomers to the field are confronted with a wealth of data, resources and methods.…

    Hardback – 2019-06-11 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • The Statistical Analysis of Multivariate Failure Time Data

    A Marginal Modeling Approach, 1st Edition

    By Ross L. Prentice, Shanshan Zhao

    The Statistical Analysis of Multivariate Failure Time Data: A Marginal Modeling Approach provides an innovative look at methods for the analysis of correlated failure times. The focus is on the use of marginal single and marginal double failure hazard rate estimators for the extraction of…

    Hardback – 2019-06-04 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Monographs on Statistics and Applied Probability

  • Handbook of Dynein (Second Edition)

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Keiko Hirose

    Dyneins are molecular motors that are involved in various cellular processes, such as cilia and flagella motility, vesicular transport, and mitosis. Since the first edition of this book was published in 2012, there has been a significant breakthrough: the crystal structures of the motor domains of…

    Hardback – 2019-06-04 
    Jenny Stanford Publishing

  • Mixture Modelling for Medical and Health Sciences

    1st Edition

    By Shu Kay Ng, Liming Xiang, Kelvin Kai Wing Yau

    Mixture Modelling for Medical and Health Sciences provides a direct connection between theoretical developments in mixture modelling and their applications in real world problems. The book describes the development of the most important concepts through comprehensive analyses of real and practical…

    Hardback – 2019-05-27 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

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