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Forthcoming Books

  1. Vultures

    Evolution, Ecology and Conservation

    By Michael O'Neal Campbell

    This book reexamines current knowledge on the evolution, ecology, and conservation biology of both New World vultures (Cathartidae) and Old World vultures (Accipitridae) and seeks answers to past and present regional extinctions, colorizations, and conservation questions. Extinct species of both...

    To Be Published June 15th 2015 by CRC Press

  2. Molecular Evolution and Population Genetics for Marine Biologists

    By Yuri Kartavtsev

    Research in modern experimental and theoretical population genetics has been strengthened by advances in molecular techniques for the analysis of genetic variability. The evolutionary relationships of organisms may be investigated by comparing DNA sequences. This book covers chapters on population...

    To Be Published August 30th 2015 by CRC Press

  3. The Collected Letters of Antoni Van Leeuwenhoek - Volume 17

    Edited by Lodewijk C Palm

    The contents of the letters published here, again show the great range of subjects that occupied Van Leeuwenhoek: from sugar candy, the shape and crystal structure of diamonds, the dissolution of silver crystals in aqua fortis to gold dust from Guinea dissolved in aqua regia and the...

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by CRC Press

  4. Hagfish Biology

    Edited by Susan L. Edwards, Gregory G. Goss

    Series: CRC Marine Biology Series

    There are over 70 species of hagfishes inhabiting the depths of the world’s oceans. Hagfishes are essential benthic organisms that play a vital role in our understanding of the evolutionary origins of vertebrate life and in the maintenance of the oceanic ecosystem. Hagfish Biology provides an...

    To Be Published September 21st 2015 by CRC Press

  5. Everything Has a History

    By J. B. S. Haldane

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    In this collection, first published in 1951, the central theme us that everything has a history, and that we cannot fully understand anything without some knowledge of its history, Professor Haldane writes mainly on geology, astronomy and zoology, but includes a variety of other topics, including...

    To Be Published September 29th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Routledge Handbook of Forest Ecology

    Edited by Kelvin S.-H. Peh, Richard T. Corlett, Yves Bergeron

    This comprehensive handbook provides a unique resource covering all aspects of forest ecology from a global perspective. It covers both natural and managed forests, from boreal, temperate, sub-tropical and tropical regions of the world. The book is divided into seven parts, each with an editorial...

    To Be Published October 13th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Avian Cognition

    Exploring the Intelligence, Behavior, and Individuality of Birds

    By Debra S. Herrmann

    Unlike any other book, Avian Cognition thoroughly examines avian intelligence, behavior, and individuality. Preferences, choices, motivation, and habits of species, flocks, and individual birds are discussed and compared. This book investigates who birds are and why they do what they do. Daily,...

    To Be Published October 15th 2015 by CRC Press

  8. Annual Fishes

    Life History Strategy, Diversity, and Evolution

    Edited by Nibia Berois, Graciela García, Rafael O. de Sá

    To Be Published November 10th 2015 by CRC Press

  9. Evolution by Natural Selection

    Confidence, Evidence and the Gap

    By Michaelis Michael

    Series: Species and Systematics

    Is the theory of evolution by means of natural selection a tautology? This book explores the explanatory structure of Darwin’s theory at a time when selectionist explanations are being brought forward to explain a wider and wider range of phenomena....

    To Be Published November 18th 2015 by CRC Press

  10. Primate Behavior and Human Origins

    By Glenn E. King

    This book provides a comprehensive overview of primate behavior. As well as covering common features and diversity, it demonstrates the theoretical perspectives and concepts that are applied to primate behavior, and explores the relevance of non-human primates to understanding human behavior. King...

    To Be Published November 20th 2015 by Routledge