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  • Kinesiologyby Arthur Steindler

    Charles C Thomas 1977; US$ 99.95

    By Arthur Steindler. This comprehensive study of the mechanics of joint function in health and disease covers four major areas which include general kinetics, the trunk including the spine, the extremities and the gait. Emphasis is on the clinical significance and practical application of kinetic findings. "This is not a book that will be outmoded... more...

  • Red Foxby J. David Henry

    Smithsonian 2013; US$ 16.95

    In this engaging introduction to the red fox ( Vulpes vulpes ), J. David Henry recounts his years of field research on this flame-colored predator. With its catlike whiskers, teeth, and paws, as well as vertical-slit pupils, the North American red fox not only resembles but often behaves like a feline, especially when hunting. Probing the reasons for... more...

  • Seasonality in Primatesby Diane K. Brockman; Carel P. van Schaik

    Cambridge University Press 2005; US$ 56.00

    First published in 2005, this book explores how seasonal variation in resource abundance might have driven primate and human evolution. more...

  • Echidnaby Michael Augee; Brett Gooden; Anne Musser

    CSIRO Publishing 2006; US$ 25.95

    Fascinating new findings about one of the world?s most remarkable and successful mammals. more...

  • Mathematical Models of Social Evolutionby Richard McElreath; Robert Boyd

    University of Chicago Press 2008; US$ 32.00

    Over the last several decades, mathematical models have become central to the study of social evolution, both in biology and the social sciences. But students in these disciplines often seriously lack the tools to understand them. A primer on behavioral modeling that includes both mathematics and evolutionary theory, Mathematical Models of Social... more...

  • A Century of Parasitologyby John Janovy; Gerald W. Esch

    Wiley 2016; US$ 120.00

    Reviews key areas in ecological, medical and molecular parasitology Features essays from some of the world's leading parasitologists   Each topic is set in context by featuring a key paper from the Journal of Paraistology over the past 100 years more...

  • The Hummingbirds of North America, Second Editionby Paul A. Johnsgard

    Smithsonian 2016; US$ 44.95

    Swift and iridescent, hummingbirds are found only in the New World, and encompass an amazing variety of specializations. No other family of birds can lay claim to so many superlatives, including smallest size, most rapid wingbeat, and most specialized plumages. While many species can be attracted to feeding stations and backyard flower gardens, others... more...

  • Vitamin D Hormoneby Gerald Litwack

    Elsevier Science 2016; US$ 210.00

    First published in 1943, Vitamins and Hormones is the longest-running serial published by Academic Press. The Series provides up-to-date information on vitamin and hormone research spanning data from molecular biology to the clinic. A volume can focus on a single molecule or on a disease that is related to vitamins or hormones.  A hormone is... more...

  • Acetylcholineby M. J. Michelson; E. V. Zeimal; P. Alexander; Z. M. Bacq

    Elsevier Science 2014; US$ 72.95

    Acetylcholine: An Approach to the Molecular Mechanism of Action is an in-depth study of neurotransmitter system, with much focus on acetylcholine and its action and the cholinergic synapse. The book, divided into seven chapters, covers the following topics: the function of the cholinergic synapse; the movement of ions across membranes; the excitatory... more...

  • Adaptation to Environmentby R. C. Newell

    Elsevier Science 2013; US$ 93.95

    Adaptation to Environment: Essays on the Physiology of Marine Animals contains a series of essays that is intended as a review of the special adaptations of marine organisms to the particular environmental conditions they are likely to encounter in the natural habitat. This book emphasizes developments in physiology of marine animals and on approaches... more...