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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Walking Larder

    Patterns of Domestication, Pastoralism, and Predation

    Edited by Juliet Clutton-Brock

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Archaeology

    This book is one of a series of more than 20 volumes resulting from the World Archaeological Congress, September 1986, attempting to bring together not only archaeologists and anthropologists from many parts of the world, as well as academics from contingent disciplines, but also non-academics from...

    To Be Published October 20th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Hunters of the Recent Past

    Edited by Leslie B. Davis, Brian O.K. Reeves

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Archaeology

    One of a series of more than 20 volumes resulting from the World Archaeological Congress, September 1986, which brought together archaeologists and anthropologists from many parts of the world, academics from contingent disciplines, and non-academics from a wide range of cultural backgrounds. This...

    To Be Published October 20th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Foraging and Farming

    The Evolution of Plant Exploitation

    Edited by David R. Harris, Gordon C. Hillman

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Archaeology

    This book is one of a series of more than 20 volumes resulting from the World Archaeological Congress, September 1986, attempting to bring together not only archaeologists and anthropologists from many parts of the world, as well as academics from contingent disciplines, but also non-academics from...

    To Be Published October 20th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Animals into Art

    Edited by Howard Morphy

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Archaeology

    This book is one of a series of volumes resulting from the World Archaeological Congress, September 1986 which addressed world archaeology in its widest sense, investigating how people lived in the past and how and why changes took place to result in the forms of society and culture which exist now...

    To Be Published October 20th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Morphodynamics

    By Adolf Seilacher, Alan D. Gishlick

    Morphodynamics is defined as the unique interaction among environment, functional morphology, developmental constraints, phylogeny, and time—all of which shape the evolution of life. These fabricational patterns and similarities owe their regularity not to a detailed genetic program, but to...

    To Be Published October 28th 2014 by CRC Press

  6. Reproductive Biology and Phylogeny of Lizards and Tuatara

    Edited by Justin L. Rheubert, Dustin S. Siegel, Stanley E. Trauth

    Series: Reproductive Biology and Phylogeny

    Reproductive Biology and Phylogeny of Lizards and Tuatara is a remarkable compendium of chapters written by the world's leading experts from over four continents. The book begins with a chapter recounting historical discoveries in reproductive biology and a review of phylogenetics and up-to-date...

    To Be Published October 31st 2014 by CRC Press

  7. Natural Selection

    Methods and Applications

    By Mario A. Fares

    This book summarizes the knowledge in the field of methods to identify signatures of natural selection. A number of mathematical models and methods have been designed to identify the fingerprints of natural selection on genes and genomes. Such methods are provided in a simple and direct way so that...

    To Be Published November 15th 2014 by CRC Press

  8. Molluscan Communities of the Florida Keys and Adjacent Areas

    Their Ecology and Biodiversity

    By Edward J. Petuch, Robert F. Myers

    Molluscan Communities of the Florida Keys and Adjacent Areas: Their Ecology and Biodiversity is the first comprehensive overview of the ecology and biodiversity of the phylum Mollusca in the area of Florida extending from the Dry Tortugas and Ten Thousand Islands in the west to Palm Beach in the...

    To Be Published December 2nd 2014 by CRC Press

  9. Astrobiology

    An Introduction

    By Alan Longstaff

    Series: Series in Astronomy and Astrophysics

    Combining elements from physics, chemistry, astronomy, biology, molecular biology, ecology, planetary science, geography, and geology, astrobiology is the study of the origin, evolution, distribution, and future of life in the universe. Assuming a minimal amount of science knowledge, this text...

    To Be Published December 3rd 2014 by CRC Press

  10. In Search of Vikings

    Interdisciplinary Approaches to the Scandinavian Heritage of North-West England

    Edited by Stephen E. Harding, David Griffiths, Elizabeth Royles

    The Vikings were one of the most adventurous and vibrant of peoples. To find out in as detailed way as possible where they visited, traded, raided, and settled has increasingly required a multidisciplinary approach, stretching across a wide spectrum of expertise from the arts and sciences. This...

    To Be Published December 5th 2014 by CRC Press