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Introduction to Quantitative Ecology: Mathematical and Statistical Modelling for Beginners

£34.99

Timothy E. Essington

9780192843487
Paperback
September 2021

Environmental science (ecology, conservation, and resource management) is an increasingly quantitative field. This accessible textbook introduces quantitative ecology in a manner that aims to confront the limitations of the current literature and thereby appeal to a far wider audience.

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Conservation Technology

£37.99

Serge A. Wich, Alex K. Piel

9780198850250
Paperback
August 2021

The first comprehensive text to describe the breadth of available technology for conservation and to evaluate its varied applications, bringing together a team of international experts using a diverse range of approaches.

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An Editor's Guide to Writing and Publishing Science

£30.49

Michael Hochberg

9780198804796
Paperback
July 2019

This contemporary guide is packed full of expert tips and suggestions which will make the reader think in a fresh, creative, and novel way about writing and publishing science.

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Study and Communication Skills for the Biosciences

Third Edition

£27.99

Stuart Johnson, Jon Scott

9780198791461
Paperback
January 2019

The only text to focus on study and communication skills specifically for bioscience students, helping them get the most out of their degree, and develop the skills and experience that will make them more employable after graduation.

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Getting Started with R: An Introduction for Biologists

Second Edition

£28.49

Andrew P. Beckerman, Dylan Z. Childs, Owen L. Petchey

9780198787846
Paperback
February 2017

A popular entry-level guide into the use of R as a statistical programming and data management language for students, post-docs, and seasoned researchers now in a new revised edition, incorporating the updates in the R environment, and also adding guidance on the use of more complex statistical analyses and tools.

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Research Methods for the Biosciences

Third Edition

£42.99

Debbie Holmes, Peter Moody, Diana Dine, Laurence Trueman

9780198728498
Paperback
November 2016

The only text to cover in one concise resource all the key aspects of research methodology that undergraduate bioscience students need to know.

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Experimental Design for the Life Sciences

Fourth Edition

£27.99

Graeme D. Ruxton, Nick Colegrave

9780198717355
Paperback
June 2016

The only undergraduate textbook devoted to experimental design for the life sciences, making this essential aspect of the research process readily understandable.

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Scientific Data Analysis

£39.99

Graham Currell

9780198712541
Paperback
February 2015

The only data analysis text to both describe the principles and show the practice, combining text and video to optimum effect.

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Tools and Techniques in Biomolecular Science

£44.99

Aysha Divan, Janice Royds

9780199695560
Paperback
March 2013

Tools and Techniques in the Biomolecular Sciences reviews a broad range of modern technologies, explaining the theoretical principles of each technology, their applications and limitations, and how to understand and analyse the data a particular technique generates.

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Biophysical Techniques

£47.99

Iain Campbell

9780199642144
Paperback
February 2012

Biophysical Techniques explains in a readily-accessible way the basics of the various biophysical methods available so students can understand the principles behind the different methods used, and begin to appreciate which tools can be used to probe different biological questions, and the pros and cons of each.

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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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