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Oxford's Very Short Introductions offers concise and original introductions to a wide range of subjects--from Islam to Sociology, Politics to Classics, and Literary Theory to History. Not simply a textbook of definitions, each volume provides trenchant and provocative--yet always balanced and complete--discussions of the central issues in a given topic. Every Very Short Introduction gives a readable evolution of the subject in question, demonstrating how it has developed and influenced society. Whatever the area of study, whatever the topic that fascinates the reader, the series has a handy and affordable guide that will likely prove indispensable. Many of our Very Short Introductions have a complimentary Reading Guide, written by our authors. Whether you are part of a reading group wanting to discuss non-fiction books or you are eager to further your thinking on a Very Short Introduction, these reading guides, written by our expert authors, will provoke discussions and help you to question again, why you think what you think. Reading guides, if available, can be accessed from each Very Short Introduction product page.

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Animal Behaviour: A Very Short Introduction

$11.95

Tristram D. Wyatt

9780198712152
Paperback
01 May 2017
Very Short Introductions

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Behavioural Economics: A Very Short Introduction

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Michelle Baddeley

9780198754992
Paperback
01 May 2017
Very Short Introductions

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Circadian Rhythms: A Very Short Introduction

$11.95

Russell Foster and Leon Kreitzman

9780198717683
Paperback
23 May 2017
Very Short Introductions

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Gravity: A Very Short Introduction

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Timothy Clifton

9780198729143
Paperback
01 April 2017
Very Short Introductions

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Infinity: A Very Short Introduction

$11.95

Ian Stewart

9780198755234
Paperback
23 May 2017
Very Short Introductions

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Jewish History: A Very Short Introduction

$11.95

David N. Myers

9780199730988
Paperback
26 May 2017
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Navigation: A Very Short Introduction

$11.95

Jim Bennett

9780198733713
Paperback
01 May 2017
Very Short Introductions

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Organic Chemistry: A Very Short Introduction

$11.95

Graham Patrick

9780198759775
Paperback
01 May 2017
Very Short Introductions

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Shakespeare's Tragedies: A Very Short Introduction

$11.95

Stanley Wells

9780198785293
Paperback
13 June 2017
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The Atmosphere: A Very Short Introduction

$11.95

Paul Palmer

9780198722038
Paperback
01 June 2017
Very Short Introductions

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The Dead Sea Scrolls: A Very Short Introduction

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Timothy Lim

9780198779520
Paperback
01 May 2017
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The Future: A Very Short Introduction

$11.95

Jennifer Gidley

9780198735281
Paperback
01 June 2017
Very Short Introductions

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The Habsburg Empire: A Very Short Introduction

$11.95

Martyn Rady

9780198792963
Paperback
01 June 2017
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The Industrial Revolution: A Very Short Introduction

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Robert C. Allen

9780198706786
Paperback
01 April 2017
Very Short Introductions

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Utilitarianism: A Very Short Introduction

$11.95

Katarzyna de Lazari-Radek and Peter Singer

9780198728795
Paperback
22 June 2017
Very Short Introductions

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Voltaire: A Very Short Introduction

$11.95

Nicholas Cronk

9780199688357
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01 April 2017
Very Short Introductions

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Weather: A Very Short Introduction

$11.95

Storm Dunlop

9780199571314
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01 April 2017
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