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Evolution

Fourth Edition

£54.99

Douglas J. Futuyma, Mark Kirkpatrick

9781605357409
Paperback
15 October 2017

The classic evolutionary text updated to reflect the fast-moving field of bioinformatics.

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Phylogenetic Trees Made Easy: A How-To Manual

Fifth Edition

£74.99

Barry G. Hall

9781605357102
Paperback
01 October 2017

Helps the reader get started in creating phylogenetic trees from protein or nucleic acid sequence data. 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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Dinosaurs: A Very Short Introduction

Second Edition

£8.99

David Norman

9780198795926
Paperback
28 September 2017

Very Short Introductions

David Norman discusses some of the most fascinating and iconic creatures to walk our Earth. Introducing the different famillies of dinosaurs, he discusses how they were first discovered and interpreted, and looks at how scientific break-throughs have changed our understanding of dinosaurs over the years.

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Mammals: A Very Short Introduction

£7.99

T. S. Kemp

9780198766940
Paperback
28 September 2017

Very Short Introductions

Relative newcomers within the story of evolution, mammals are hugely successful and have colonized land, water, and air. Tom Kemp discusses the great diversity of mammalian species, and looks at how their very disparate characteristics, physiologies, and behaviours are all largely driven by one uniting factor: endothermy, or warm-bloodedness.

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Evolution: A Very Short Introduction

£8.99

Brian Charlesworth, Deborah Charlesworth

9780198804369
Paperback
06 July 2017

Very Short Introductions

This book is about the central role of evolution in shaping the nature and diversity of the living world. It describes the processes of natural selection, how adaptations arise, and how new species form, as well as summarizing the evidence for evolution.

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Processes in Human Evolution: The journey from early hominins to Neanderthals and modern humans

£54.00

Francisco J. Ayala, Camilo J. Cela-Conde

9780198739913
Paperback
16 March 2017

A comprehensive overview of the latest research in hominid evolution, synthesising data and approaches from fields as diverse as physical anthropology, evolutionary biology, molecular biology, genetics, archaeology, psychology and philosophy.

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The Extended Phenotype: The Long Reach of the Gene

£10.99

Richard Dawkins

9780198788911
Paperback
22 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

£51.00

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

9780199663934
Paperback
17 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

£52.99

Lindell Bromham

9780198736363
Paperback
21 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

£167.99

Dan Graur

9781605354699
Hardback
04 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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Ecological Developmental Biology: The Environmental Regulation of Development, Health, and Evolution

Second Edition

£99.99

Scott F. Gilbert, David Epel

9781605353449
Paperback
23 June 2015

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The Evolution of Life

£57.99

Graham Bell

9780198712572
Paperback
04 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

£52.99

Kathy Willis, Jennifer McElwain

9780199292233
Paperback
19 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
13 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
14 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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The History of Life: A Very Short Introduction

£8.99

Michael J. Benton

9780199226320
Paperback
27 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
13 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
13 October 2005

Very Short Introductions

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Evolution

Second Edition

£57.99

Stephen Stearns, Rolf Hoekstra

9780199255634
Paperback
11 August 2005

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Inferring Phylogenies

£85.00

Joseph Felsenstein

9780878931774
Paperback
04 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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