Books pubblicati nella collana Paperback con argomento Biology Scienze della vita: argomenti d'interesse generale
A Primer of Conservation Genetics
Ballou J. D.
Briscoe David A.
McInnes Karina H. (ILT)
edizioni Cambridge Univ Pr collana (Paperback)
Intended for those with a limited background in genetic studies, this concise, entry-level text in conservation genetics is presented in a user-friendly format, with main points clearly highlighted. Solved problems are provided throughout to help illustrate key equations, although a basic knowledge of Mendelian genetics...
Evolution - The Extended Synthesis
Pigliucci Massimo (EDT)
Muller Gerd B. (EDT)
edizioni Mit Pr collana Mit Pr (Paperback) , 2010
In the six decades since the publication of Julian Huxley's Evolution: The Modern Synthesis, the spectacular empirical advances in the biological sciences have been accompanied by equally significant developments within the core theoretical framework of the discipline. As a result, evolutionary theory today includes...
edizioni Prometheus Books collana Prometheus Books (Paperback) , 1992
In this dazzling collection of essays covering a broad range of fields, from Darwinism and the global population explosion to bird watching, distinguished scientist and philosopher Sir Julian Huxley points out new frontiers for scientific research and reaffirms his belief in the intimate connection of the sciences,...
Carroll Scott P. (EDT)
Fox Charles W. (EDT)
edizioni Oxford University Press collana Oxford Univ Pr (Paperback)
The main goal of this book is to encourage and formalize the infusion of evolutionary thinking into mainstream conservation biology. It reviews the evolutionary foundations of conservation issues, and unifies conceptual and empirical advances in evolutionary conservation biology. The book can be used either as a primary...