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Published: 23 May 2017

144 Pages | 20 black and white halftones

6.9 x 4.4 inches

ISBN: 9780198717683

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Circadian Rhythms: A Very Short Introduction

Russell Foster and Leon Kreitzman

Very Short Introductions

  • Offers a comprehensive description of the science behind circadian rhythms
  • Describes how biological clocks enable animals to anticipate the regular daily changes in the external environment and synchronize their activities so as to maximize their chances of survival and reproduction
  • Describes how our own behavior is regulated by our biological clocks over a 24 hour period
  • Part of the bestselling Very Short Introductions series - millions of copies sold worldwide

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