206 books (11 pages) in this category
Discoveries, ideas and lessons learned by scientists who published in The Journal of Parasitology, 1914-2014
by John Janovy Jr. & Gerald W. Esch
<p>Reviews key areas in ecological, medical and molecular parasitology<br /><br /></p> <ul> <li>Features essays from some of the world's leading parasitologists</li> </ul> <p> </p> <ul> <li>Each topic is set in context by featuring a key paper ...eBook
Getting into and Surviving Grad School, Postdocs and a Research Job
by Prosanta Chakrabarty
<i>A Guide to Academia</i> is a handbook for all those individuals thinking seriously about going to graduate school. Written by an author with extensive experience navigating the academic world, the book explains all the steps and potential ...eBook
by Amlaner, Charles J.
A Handbook on Biotelemetry and Radio Tracking presents the proceedings of an International Conference on Telemetry and Radio Tracking in Biology and Medicine, held in The University of Oxford, Oxford, U.K. on March 20-22, 1979. This book ...eBook
Examining The (Un)usual Suspects
by Karl P.N. Shuker
<p>The spectacular front-cover painting by American artist Michael J. Smith, depicting 17 astonishing mystery beasts and other controversial entities, was the inspiration for this latest book by leading cryptozoologist Dr. Karl Shuker. Every oneeBook
by Edwin C. Galbreath
<p>In the summer of 1946 a party from the University of Kansas Museum of Natural History visited exposures of the Laverne formation in Beaver County, Oklahoma, at the invitation of Dr. Stuart Schoff of the United States Geological Survey. When ...eBook
by William Edward Duellman
<p>Probably no ecological group of hylid frogs (some Hyla plus Plectrohyla and Ptychohyla) in Middle America is so poorly known as those species that live in the cloud forests on steep mountain slopes and breed in ...eBook
by Michelson, M. J.
Acetylcholine: An Approach to the Molecular Mechanism of Action is an in-depth study of neurotransmitter system, with much focus on acetylcholine and its action and the cholinergic synapse. <br>The book, divided into seven chapters, covers the ...eBook
by Barbara E. Curry
<p><i>Advances in Marine Biology, Volume 76</i>, the latest release in a series that has been providing in-depth and up-to-date reviews on all aspects of marine biology since 1963 is well known for its contents and editing. This latest addition ...eBook
by Zuckerman, Bert M.
Nematodes as Biological Models, Volume 2: Aging and Other Model Systems contains discussions on free-living nematodes as biological models for pharmacologic and toxicant testing, and for studies on gerontology and nutrition. <br>The book ...eBook
by E. Raymond Hall
<p>The weasel's agility and speed take it in and out of retreats, over obstacles and across open places in amazingly rapid fashion and are responsible for the animal's actions being described as "quick as a flash." The common long-tailed weasel ...eBook
by Vizi, E. S.
Advances in Pharmacological Research and Practice, Volume VII: Aminergic and Peptidergic Receptors focuses on how neurotransmitters, drugs, and hormones affect the plasma membrane. <br>Composed of 14 chapters, the book outlines the manner by ...eBook
by William Edward Duellman
<p>Immediately south of Chinajá is a range of hills, the Serrania de Chinajá, having an almost due east-west axis and a crest of about 600 meters above sea level. South of the Serrania de Chinajá are succeedingly higher ridges building up to theeBook
by Nicholas B. Davies, John R. Krebs & Stuart A. West
<p><b>Additional resources for this book can be found at: <a href="http://www.wiley.com/go/davies/behaviouralecology">www.wiley.com/go/davies/behaviouralecology</a></b></p> <p>This textbook helped to define the field of Behavioural Ecology. In ...eBook
by Michael D. Breed & Janice Moore
<p><em>Animal Behavior, Second Edition,</em> covers the broad sweep of animal behavior from its neurological underpinnings to the importance of behavior in conservation. The authors, Michael Breed and Janice Moore, bring almost 60 years of ...eBook
How and Why Animals Do the Things They Do
by Ken Yasukawa
<p>Discover why animals do what they do, based on their genes, physiologies, cultures, traditions, survival and mating advantages, and evolutionary histories—and find out how studying behavior in the animal world helps us understand human ...eBook
by Klemm, W. R.
Animal Electroencephalography focuses on the use of electroencephalography (EEG) in studying brain electric activity. <br>The manuscript first underscores the physiologic bases of EEG and the characteristics and usage of electrodes. DiscussionseBook
by Edward Step
A Pocket Guide to the Mammals, Reptiles and Batrachians of Wayside and Woodland.<br><img src="http://s3.amazonaws.com/isbn-skoeyzeser/9781681057965.gif"> ...eBook