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Forthcoming Natural History Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Ecology and Conservation of North American Sea Ducks

    Edited by Jean-Pierre L. Savard, Dirk V. Derksen, Dan Esler, John M. Eadie

    Series: Studies in Avian Biology

    The past decade has seen a huge increase in the interest and attention directed toward sea ducks, the Mergini tribe. This has been inspired, in large part, by the conservation concerns associated with numerical declines in several sea duck species and populations, as well as a growing appreciation...

    To Be Published March 25th 2015 by CRC Press

  2. 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 March 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 April 15th 2015 by CRC Press

  4. A Centennial History of the Ecological Society of America

    By Frank N. Egerton

    Celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2014, the Ecological Society of America (ESA) is currently the largest professional society devoted to the science of ecology. Divided into seven chapters, this book is an institutional history of the ESA. Beginning with the Society's inception, it describes the...

    To Be Published June 2nd 2015 by CRC Press

  5. The Foundations of Evolutionary Institutional Economics

    Generic Institutionalism

    By Manuel Scholz-Wäckerle

    Series: Routledge Advances in Heterodox Economics

    Generic institutionalism offers a new perspective on institutional economic change within an evolutionary framework. The institutional landscape shapes the social fabric and economic organization in manifold ways. The book elaborates on the ubiquity of such institutional forms with regards to their...

    To Be Published June 20th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Routledge Handbook of Forest Ecology

    Edited by Kelvin Peh, Richard 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 July 31st 2015 by Unknown

  7. Biology of Damselfishes

    Edited by Parmentier Eric, Frédérich Bruno

    Damselfishes (Pomacentridae) are a well-known coral reef family showing high diversity and many interesting characteristics in dealing with their way of life (sound production, sex change, farming and gregarious behavior, settlement, diet). This book gathers the data dealing with damselfish...

    To Be Published August 15th 2015 by CRC Press

  8. Golden-winged Warbler Ecology, Conservation and Habitat Management

    Edited by Henry M. Streby, David Buehler, David E. Andersen

    Series: Studies in Avian Biology

    The Golden-winged Warbler is a migratory songbird that breeds in the temperate upper midwestern US (Wisconsin & Minnesota) and Canada (Manitoba) and winters in Central and northern South America. Its small breeding range has been shrinking due to habitat loss, competition and interbreeding. As...

    To Be Published August 26th 2015 by CRC Press

  9. Aging is an Adaptation

    Theory, Strategy and Chronic Disease

    By Joshua Mitteldorf

    Although books exist on the evolution of aging, this is the first book written from the perspective of again as an adaptive program. It offers an insight into the implications of research on aging genetics, The author proposes the Demographic Theory of Senescence, whereby aging has been...

    To Be Published August 26th 2015 by CRC Press

  10. 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