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  • The Philosophy of Social Evolutionby Jonathan Birch

    OUP Oxford 2017; US$ 29.99

    From mitochondria to meerkats, the natural world is full of spectacular examples of social behaviour. Jonathan Birch explores how the three key explanatory ideas of social evolution theory - Hamilton's rule, kin selection, and inclusive fitness - can illuminate our understanding of the social world. more...

  • How Evolution Explains Everything About Lifeby New Scientist

    Hodder & Stoughton 2017; US$ 15.99

    How did we get here? All cultures have a creation story, but a little over 150 years ago Charles Darwin introduced a revolutionary new one. We, and all living things, exist because of the action of evolution on the first simple life form and its descendants. We now know that it has taken 3.8 billions of years of work by the forces of evolution to... more...

  • Systems Biology of Marine Ecosystemsby Manoj Kumar; Peter Ralph

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 165.36

    This book describes the latest advances in systems biology in four plant-based marine ecosystems: seaweeds, seagrasses, microalgae, and corals. Marine organisms that inhabit the oceanic environment experience a diverse range of environmental fluctuations, anthropogenic stress, and threats from invasive species and pathogens. System biology integrates... more...

  • Molt in Neotropical Birdsby Erik I. Johnson; Jared D. Wolfe

    CRC Press 2017; US$ 179.95

    Molt is an important avian life history event in which feathers are shed and replaced. The timing, duration, seasonality, extent and pattern of molt follows certain strategies and this book reviews and describes these strategies for nearly 190 species based on information gathered from a 30-year study of Central Amazonian birds. Most species accounts... more...

  • The Correspondence of Charles Darwin: Volume 25, 1877by Charles Darwin; Frederick Burkhardt; James A. Secord; The Editors of the Darwin Correspondence Project

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 96.00

    Letters from 1877, when Darwin published Forms of Flowers and, with his son Francis, experimented on plant movement. more...

  • Human by Designby Gregg Braden

    Hay House 2017; US$ 20.00 US$ 17.60

    Human by Design invites you on a journey beyond Darwin’s theory of evolution, beginning with the fact that we exist as we do, even more empowered, and more connected with ourselves and the world, than scientists have believed possible. In one of the great ironies of the modern world, the science that was expected to solve life’s mysteries... more...

  • The Origins of Creativityby Edward O Wilson

    Penguin Books Ltd 2017; US$ 28.19

    'An intellectual hero ... A superb celebrator of science in all its manifestations' Ian McEwan 'Darwin's great successor' Jeffrey Sachs The legendary biologist Edward O. Wilson offers his most philosophically probing work to date 'Creativity is the unique and defining trait of our species; and its ultimate goal, self-understanding,' begins... more...

  • Sanaben – A therapeutic product for living wellby Lorenzo Bonanni; Rosemary Dawn Allison

    Lorenzo Bonanni 2017; US$ 8.00

    The book explains human behavior in order to avoid problems and live well. The intention of the book is to make our lives easier to help us understand who we are and where we came from and the instincts that motivate us. In simple terms and at times goliardic, the book explains the reason for our desires: a woman’s ass, power, blond hair, money. It explains... more...

  • Beyond Sex Differencesby Eric B. Keverne

    Cambridge University Press 2017; US$ 68.00

    This book examines the evolutionary lead taken by the matriline in providing the intergenerational co-adaptations required for successful pregnancy. more...

  • Evolutionary History of the Robust Australopithecinesby Frederick E. Grine

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 49.95

    In paleoanthropology the group of hominids known as the ""robust"" australopithecines has emerged as one of the most interesting. Through them we have the opportunity to examine the origin, natural history, and ultimate extinction of not just a single species, but of an entire branch in the hominid fossil record. It is generally agreed that the human... more...