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The Extended Phenotype: The Long Reach of the Gene

£10.99

Richard Dawkins

9780198788911
Paperback
September 2016

The 'extended phenotype' is Dawkins' key contribution to the gene's eye view of evolution given in The Selfish Gene. He shows that the influence of genes can extend far beyond the bodies in which they reside, manipulating the environment and the behaviour of other individuals. A worldwide bestseller and a classic work of scientific exposition.

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Principles of Evolutionary Medicine

Second Edition

£45.99

Peter Gluckman, Alan Beedle, Tatjana Buklijas, Felicia Low, Mark Hanson

9780199663934
Paperback
March 2016

A new updated edition of the first integrated and comprehensive textbook to explain the principles of evolutionary biology from a medical perspective and to focus on how medicine and public health might utilise evolutionary biology.

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An Introduction to Molecular Evolution and Phylogenetics

Second Edition

£47.99

Lindell Bromham

9780198736363
Paperback
January 2016

SHORTLISTED FOR THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF BIOLOGY UNDERGRADUATE TEXTBOOK PRIZE 2016 - The most approachable introduction to the field of molecular evolution, blending straightforward explanations with cutting-edge case studies.

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Molecular and Genome Evolution

£132.99

Dan Graur

9781605354699
Hardback
January 2016

Describes the driving forces behind the evolutionary process at the molecular and genome levels. If you are a lecturer interested in adopting this title for your course, please contact your Oxford representative to arrange a local price.

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The Origin of Higher Taxa: Palaeobiological, developmental, and ecological perspectives

£43.99

T.S. Kemp

9780199691890
Paperback
November 2015

This book discusses whether the origin of radically new kinds of organisms - new higher taxa - are the result of normal Darwinian evolution proceeding, or whether unusual genetic processes and/or special environmental circumstances are necessary.

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Ecological Developmental Biology: The Environmental Regulation of Development, Health, and Evolution

Second Edition

£79.99

Scott F. Gilbert, David Epel

9781605353449
Paperback
June 2015

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The Evolution of Life

£52.99

Graham Bell

9780198712572
Paperback
December 2014

The most focused, clear account of the central themes of evolutionary biology, tailored to the needs of a one-semester course.

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The Evolution of Plants

Second Edition

£47.99

Kathy Willis, Jennifer McElwain

9780199292233
Paperback
December 2013

Blends evidence from the fossil record and data from biomolecular studies to tell the story of plant evolution from the earliest forms of life to the present day. Its straightforward explanations and clear illustrations provide the most accessible introduction to plant evolution available.

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Evolutionary Writings: including the Autobiographies

£9.99

Charles Darwin, James A. Secord

9780199580149
Paperback
May 2010

Oxford World's Classics

This volume brings together key chapters from Darwin's most important books, including the Journal of Researches on the Beagle voyage (1845), the Origin of Species (1859), the Descent of Man (1871), and the full text of his delightful autobiography. They are accompanied by responses from 19th-century readers from around the world.

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Why Evolution is True

£9.99

Jerry A. Coyne

9780199230853
Paperback
January 2010

Why Evolution is True focuses on the hard evidence that proves evolution by natural selection to be a fact. Weaving together and explaining the latest discoveries and ideas from many disparate areas of modern science, this succinct and important book will leave no one with an open mind in any doubt about the truth - and the beauty - of evolution.

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Communication Skills for the Biosciences: A graduate guide

£39.99

Aysha Divan

9780199226351
Paperback
March 2009

Effective scientific communication is a skill highly-prized by potential employers, and is central to success during postgraduate study. Communication Skills for the Biosciences is a straightforward, practical guide to the skills you should master to get the most out of your study and research, to pave the way to a successful career.

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The History of Life: A Very Short Introduction

£8.99

Michael J. Benton

9780199226320
Paperback
November 2008

Very Short Introductions

This Very Short Introduction presents a succinct and accessible guide to the key episodes in the story of life on earth - from the very origins of life four million years ago to the extraordinary diversity of species around the globe today.

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On the Origin of Species

Revised Edition

£8.99

Charles Darwin, Gillian Beer

9780199219223
Paperback
November 2008

Oxford World's Classics

This edition of Darwin's great work provides a detailed discussion of his theories and adds an account of the responses of readers to the book on first publication.

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Fossils: A Very Short Introduction

£8.99

Keith Thomson

9780192805041
Paperback
October 2005

Very Short Introductions

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Evolution

Second Edition

£52.99

Stephen Stearns, Rolf Hoekstra

9780199255634
Paperback
August 2005

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Inferring Phylogenies

£85.00

Joseph Felsenstein

9780878931774
Paperback
September 2003

Clearly explains the assumptions and logic of making inferences about phylogenies, and using them to make inferences about evolutionary processes. If you are a lecturer interested in adopting this title for your course, please contact your Oxford representative to arrange a local price.

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Darwin: A Very Short Introduction

£7.99

Jonathan Howard

9780192854544
Paperback
February 2001

Very Short Introductions

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Fundamentals of Molecular Evolution

Second Edition

£88.99

Dan Graur, Wen-Hsiung Li Li

9780878932665
Paperback
January 2000

Describes the dynamics of evolutionary change at the molecular level. If you are a lecturer interested in adopting this title for your course, please contact your Oxford representative to arrange a local price.

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