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World Geography, Volume 2: South & Central America

World Geography, Volume 2: South & Central America

Author: Salem Press
ISBN: 9781642654288
Format: Hardback
$248.60

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Resisting Scientific Realism

Resisting Scientific Realism

Author: K. Brad Wray
ISBN: 9781108400954
Format: Paperback
$59.49

The book provides a balanced and up to date contribution to the realism/anti-realism debate in philosophy of science....  Read More >>

Theoretical Virtues in Science: Uncovering Reality through Theory

Theoretical Virtues in Science: Uncovering Reality through...

Author: Samuel Schindler (Aarhus Universitet, Denmark)
ISBN: 9781108435031
Format: Paperback
$64.66

Investigates what kinds of theories scientists do and should strive for and whether those theories allow us to be...  Read More >>

Advanced Engineering Mathematics

Advanced Engineering Mathematics

Author: K.A. Stroud ,  Dexter J. Booth
ISBN: 9781352010251
Format: Paperback
$126.95

A long-standing, best-selling, comprehensive textbook covering all the mathematics required on upper level engineering...  Read More >>

Imagining Consumers: Design and Innovation from Wedgwood to Corning

Imagining Consumers: Design and Innovation from Wedgwood...

Author: Regina Lee Blaszczyk
ISBN: 9781421437248
Format: Paperback
$132.00

Case studies illuminate decision making in key firms-including the Homer Laughlin China Company, the Kohler Company,...  Read More >>

Appetite and Its Discontents: Science, Medicine, and the Urge to Eat, 1750-1950

Appetite and Its Discontents: Science, Medicine, and...

Author: Elizabeth A Williams
ISBN: 9780226693040
Format: Paperback
$92.40

Why do we eat? Is it instinct, or some other impetus? Despite the necessity of food, anxieties about what and how...  Read More >>

Tower of Skulls: A History of the Asia-Pacific War, Volume I: July 1937-May 1942

Tower of Skulls: A History of the Asia-Pacific War,...

Author: Richard B. Frank
ISBN: 9781324002109
Format: Hardback
$62.95

The first book in a new three-volume history of the Asia-Pacific War, by the acclaimed author of Downfall and Guadalcanal....  Read More >>

Migration: Changing Concepts, Critical Approaches

Migration: Changing Concepts, Critical Approaches

Author: Doris Bachmann-Medick ,  Jens Kugele
ISBN: 9783110682809
Format: Paperback
$35.11

This volume approaches migration from a conceptual perspective. It explores notions, images and realities of migration...  Read More >>

The Power of Ideology: The Quest for Technological Autonomy in Argentina and Brazil

The Power of Ideology: The Quest for Technological Autonomy...

Author: Emanuel Adler
ISBN: 9780520301160
Format: Paperback
$105.47

In this prodigiously researched book, Emanuel Adler addresses the hotly contested issue of how developing nations...  Read More >>

The Creativity Code: How Ai is Learning to Write, Paint and Think

The Creativity Code: How Ai is Learning to Write, Paint...

Author: Marcus du Sautoy
ISBN: 9780008288198
Format: Paperback
$24.99

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Fat: the Secret Organ: The surprising science behind the most misunderstood part of the body

Fat: the Secret Organ: The surprising science behind...

Author: Mariette Boon ,  Liesbeth van Rossum
ISBN: 9781529400908
Format: Paperback
$32.99

The groundbreaking science behind why we need to rethink our relationship with a much-maligned organ: fat  Read More >>

The Rules of Contagion: Why Things Spread - and Why They Stop

The Rules of Contagion: Why Things Spread - and Why...

Author: Adam Kucharski
ISBN: 9781788164726
Format: Paperback
$29.99

'It is hard to imagine a more timely book...much of the modern world will make more sense having read it.' - The...  Read More >>

Science Communication: An Introduction

Science Communication: An Introduction

Author: Frans Van Dam (Utrecht Univ, The Netherlands) ,  Liesbeth De Bakker (Utrecht Univ, The Netherlands)
ISBN: 9789811209871
Format: Hardback
$129.38

A concise, coherent and easily readable textbook about the field of science communication, connecting the practice...  Read More >>

How the World Looks to a Bee: And Other Moments of Science

How the World Looks to a Bee: And Other Moments of Science...

Author: Don Glass
ISBN: 9780253046260
Format: Paperback
$39.60

Based on radio scripts from program A moment of science, on public radio station WFIU-FM.  Read More >>

Chemically Imbalanced: Everyday Suffering, Medication, and Our Troubled Quest for Self-Mastery

Chemically Imbalanced: Everyday Suffering, Medication,...

Author: Joseph E Davis
ISBN: 9780226686684
Format: Paperback
$79.20

Everyday suffering--those conditions or feelings brought on by trying circumstances that arise in everyone's lives--is...  Read More >>

Beyond Bakelite: Leo Baekeland and the Business of Science and Invention

Beyond Bakelite: Leo Baekeland and the Business of Science...

Author: Joris Mercelis (Assistant Professor, Johns Hopkins University)
ISBN: 9780262538695
Format: Paperback
$145.20

The changing relationships between science and industry in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, illustrated...  Read More >>

Too Smart: How Digital Capitalism is Extracting Data, Controlling Our Lives, and Taking Over the World

Too Smart: How Digital Capitalism is Extracting Data,...

Author: Jathan Sadowski (Research Fellow, Monash University - Caulfield campus)
ISBN: 9780262538589
Format: Paperback
$60.59

Who benefits from smart technology? Whose interests are served when we trade our personal data for convenience and...  Read More >>

How the World Looks to a Bee: And Other Moments of Science

How the World Looks to a Bee: And Other Moments of Science...

Author: Don Glass
ISBN: 9780253046253
Format: Hardback
$158.40

Based on radio scripts from program A moment of science, on public radio station WFIU-FM.  Read More >>

When Blood Breaks Down: Life Lessons from Leukemia

When Blood Breaks Down: Life Lessons from Leukemia

Author: Mikkael A. Sekeres (Director, Leukemia Program, Cleveland Clinic)
ISBN: 9780262043724
Format: Hardback
$71.15

A leading cancer specialist tells the compelling stories of three adult leukemia patients and their treatments,...  Read More >>

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