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  • Dinosaurs

    Dinosaurs
    av David E. Fastovsky

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781316501153

    The ideal textbook for non-science majors, this lively and engaging introduction encourages students to ask questions, assess data critically and think like a scientist. Building on the success of the previous editions, Dinosaurs has been reorganise…

  • Dinosaurs

    Dinosaurs
    av David E. Fastovsky

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107135376

    The ideal textbook for non-science majors, this lively and engaging introduction encourages students to ask questions, assess data critically and think like a scientist. Building on the success of the previous editions, Dinosaurs has been reorganise…

  • Mamas sista kram : djurens känsloliv och vad det kan lära oss om oss själva

    Mamas sista kram : djurens känsloliv och vad det kan lära oss om oss själva
    av Frans de Waal

    Inbunden - 2020 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789189043343

    "En fängslande och varmhjärtad bok, full av medkänsla och sprängladdad med insikter om djurs liv, människans inkluderat" Yuval Noah Harari, författare till Sapiens: en kort historik över mänsklighetenMama, matriarken i sin schimpanskoloni, ligger fö…

  • Mama's Last Hug: Animal Emotions and What They Tell Us about Ourselves

    Mama's Last Hug: Animal Emotions and What They Tell Us about Ourselves
    av Frans de Waal

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393357837

    Mama's Last Hug is a fascinating exploration of the rich emotional lives of animals, beginning with Mama, a chimpanzee matriarch who formed a deep bond with biologist Jan van Hooff. Her story and others like it--from dogs "adopting" the injuries of…

  • The Selfish Gene

    The Selfish Gene
    av Richard Dawkins

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198788607

    The million copy international bestseller, critically acclaimed and translated into over 25 languages.As influential today as when it was first published, The Selfish Gene has become a classic exposition of evolutionary thought. Professor Dawkins ar…

  • Hunden som skäms : myt eller sanning?

    Hunden som skäms : myt eller sanning?
    av Per Jensen

    Inbunden - 2014 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789127139886

    "Läs Per Jensens fantastiska bok om hundar, Hunden som skäms." Göran Greider, Metro "Per Jensens bok Hunden som skäms är en fröjd att läsa." Östran Hundar har en unik förmåga att förstå och kommunicera med oss människor, utvecklad under årtusenden…

  • Kattens hemliga språk : lär dig att förstå och kommunicera med din katt

    Kattens hemliga språk : lär dig att förstå och kommunicera med din katt
    av Susanne Schötz

    Inbunden - 2019 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789137152837

    Så lär du dig att förstå din katt! I ”Kattens hemliga språk” visar språkforskaren Susanne Schötz hur katter kommunicerar med varandra och med människor. På ett underhållande och lättillgängligt sätt berättar hon vad katten menar när den…

  • Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are?

    Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are?
    av Frans de Waal

    Pocket - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393353662

    What separates your mind from an animal's? Maybe you think it's your ability to design tools, your sense of self, or your grasp of past and future-all traits that have helped us define ourselves as the planet's preeminent species. But in recent deca…

  • Hur tänker din katt?

    Hur tänker din katt?
    av Bo Söderström

    Inbunden - 2019 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789178870066

    När blev vildkatten tam? Var vill din katt bli klappad för att må extra bra? Hur ska du undvika att din älskling krafsar på finmöbeln? I denna bok får du svar på dessa frågor och många därtill. Trots att det under de senaste åren skett häpnadsväckan…

  • The Domestic Cat

    The Domestic Cat

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107025028

    The most commonly kept domestic animal in the developed world, the cat has been a part of human life for thousands of years. Cats have been both worshipped and persecuted over this long period - either loved or hated for their enigmatic self-relianc…

  • The Domestic Dog

    The Domestic Dog

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107699342

    Why do dogs behave in the ways that they do? Why did our ancestors tame wolves? How have we ended up with so many breeds of dog, and how can we understand their role in contemporary human society? Explore the answers to these questions and many more…

  • The Domestic Dog

    The Domestic Dog

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107024144

    Why do dogs behave in the ways that they do? Why did our ancestors tame wolves? How have we ended up with so many breeds of dog, and how can we understand their role in contemporary human society? Explore the answers to these questions and many more…

  • Cryptozoology A to Z: The Encyclopedia of Loch Monsters Sasquatch Chupacabras

    Cryptozoology A to Z: The Encyclopedia of Loch Monsters Sasquatch Chupacabras
    av Loren Coleman

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780684856025

    The ultimate quest for the world's most mysterious creatures The Loch Ness Monster, Bigfoot, the Abominable Snowman -- these are the names of the elusive beasts that have caught the eye and captured the imaginations of people around the world for c…

  • The Animal Kingdom: A Very Short Introduction

    The Animal Kingdom: A Very Short Introduction
    av Peter Holland

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199593217

    The animal world is immensely diverse, and our understanding of it has been greatly enhanced by analysis of DNA and the study of evolution and development ('evo-devo'). In this Very Short Introduction Peter Holland presents a modern tour of the anim…

  • Emperors of the Deep: Sharks--The Ocean's Most Mysterious, Most Misunderstood, and Most Important Guardians

    Emperors of the Deep: Sharks--The Ocean's Most Mysterious, Most Misunderstood, and Most Important Guardians
    av William McKeever

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780062880321

    "Emperors of the Deep is a must-read for anyone in love with our oceans and concerned with averting the looming ecological destruction of our planet. McKeever brings to light the importance of sharks and their role as ancient guardians of the seas."…

  • Emperors of the Deep: Sharks--The Ocean's Most Mysterious, Most Misunderstood, and Most Important Guardians

    Emperors of the Deep: Sharks--The Ocean's Most Mysterious, Most Misunderstood, and Most Important Guardians
    av William McKeever

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780062911629

    In this remarkable groundbreaking book, a documentarian and conservationist, determined to dispel misplaced fear and correct common misconceptions, explores in-depth the secret lives of sharks--magnificent creatures who play an integral part in main…

  • When Elephants Weep: The Emotional Lives of Animals

    When Elephants Weep: The Emotional Lives of Animals
    av Jeffrey Moussaieff Masson

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780385314282

    This national bestseller exploring the complex emotional lives of animals was hailed as "a masterpiece" by Elizabeth Marshall Thomas and as "marvelous" by Jane Goodall. The popularity of When Elephants Weep has swept the nation, as author Jeffrey M…

  • Pathology of Wildlife and Zoo Animals

    Pathology of Wildlife and Zoo Animals

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780128053065

    Pathology of Wildlife and Zoo Animals is a comprehensive resource that covers the pathology of wildlife and zoo species, including a wide scope of animals, disease types and geographic regions. It is the definitive book for students, biologists, sci…

  • American Zoo

    American Zoo
    av David Grazian

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691178424

    Orangutans swing from Kevlar-lined fire hoses. Giraffes feast on celebratory birthday cakes topped with carrots instead of candles. Hi-tech dinosaur robots growl among steel trees, while owls watch animated cartoons on old television sets. In Americ…

  • Dog Behaviour, Evolution, and Cognition

    Dog Behaviour, Evolution, and Cognition
    av Adam Miklosi

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198787778

    This is the first book to collate and synthesize the recent burgeoning primary research literature on dog behaviour, evolution, and cognition. The author presents a new ecological approach to the understanding of dog behaviour, demonstrating how dog…

  • Dog Behaviour, Evolution, and Cognition

    Dog Behaviour, Evolution, and Cognition
    av Adam Miklosi

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199646661

    This is the first book to collate and synthesize the recent burgeoning primary research literature on dog behaviour, evolution, and cognition. The author presents a new ecological approach to the understanding of dog behaviour, demonstrating how dog…

  • End of the Megafauna

    End of the Megafauna
    av Ross D E MacPhee

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393249293

    Until a few thousand years ago, creatures-"megafauna"-that could have been from a sci-fi thriller roamed the earth. With a handful of exceptions, all are now gone.Ross MacPhee explores the question of what caused the disappearance of these prehistor…

  • An Introduction to Behavioural Ecology

    An Introduction to Behavioural Ecology
    av Nicholas B. Davies

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781405114165

    Additional resources for this book can be found at: www.wiley.com/go/davies/behaviouralecology This textbook helped to define the field of Behavioural Ecology. In this fourth edition the text has been completely revised, with new chapters and many n…

  • The Extended Selfish Gene

    The Extended Selfish Gene
    av Richard Dawkins

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198788782

    The Selfish Gene is a classic exposition of evolutionary thought. In it Professor Dawkins articulates a gene's eye view of evolution - a view giving centre stage to these persistent units of information, and in which organisms can be seen as vehicle…

  • The Emotional Lives of Animals

    The Emotional Lives of Animals
    av Marc Bekoff

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781577316299

    Based on award-winning scientist Marc Bekoff's years studying social communication in a wide range of species, this important book shows that animals have rich emotional lives. Bekoff skillfully blends extraordinary stories of animal joy, empathy, g…

  • Becoming Wild: How Animal Cultures Raise Families, Create Beauty, and Achieve Peace

    Becoming Wild: How Animal Cultures Raise Families, Create Beauty, and Achieve Peace
    av Carl Safina

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781250173331

    In this superbly articulate cri de coeur, Safina gives us a new way of looking at the natural world that is radically different.--The Washington Post New York Times bestselling author Carl Safina brings readers close to three non-human cultures--wha…

  • The Ethology of Domestic Animals

    The Ethology of Domestic Animals

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786391650

    Completely updated, revised and redesigned in colour throughout, this classic bestselling text continues to provide a concise introduction to the important fundamentals of animal behaviour from genetics, physiology, motivation, learning and cognitio…

  • Zooland

    Zooland
    av Irus Braverman

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804783583

    This book takes a unique stance on a controversial topic: zoos. Zoos have their ardent supporters and their vocal detractors. And while we all have opinions on what zoos do, few people consider how they do it. Irus Braverman draws on more than seven…

  • Zooland

    Zooland
    av Irus Braverman

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780804783576

    This book takes a unique stance on a controversial topic: zoos. Zoos have their ardent supporters and their vocal detractors. And while we all have opinions on what zoos do, few people consider how they do it. Irus Braverman draws on more than seven…

  • Animals' Agenda

    Animals' Agenda
    av Marc Bekoff

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807027608

    A compelling argument that the time has come to use what we know about the fascinating and diverse inner lives of other animals on their behalf Every day we are learning new and surprising facts about just how intelligent and emotional animals are--…

  • Animal Madness: Inside Their Minds

    Animal Madness: Inside Their Minds
    av Laurel Braitman

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781451627015

    **"Science Friday" Summer Reading Pick** **Discover magazine Top 5 Summer Reads** **People magazine Best Summer Reads** "A lovely, big-hearted book...brimming with compassion and the tales of the many, many humans who devote their days to making ani…

  • Zoos and Tourism

    Zoos and Tourism

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781845411633

    Zoos are important and popular tourist attractions. Spread around the world, they are typically located in major cities, with visitation levels comparable to other major attractions. Nature-based attractions constructed in artificial settings, they…

  • Zoos and Tourism

    Zoos and Tourism

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781845411640

    Zoos are important and popular tourist attractions. Spread around the world, they are typically located in major cities, with visitation levels comparable to other major attractions. Nature-based attractions constructed in artificial settings, they…

  • The Book of Barely Imagined Beings: A 21st-Century Bestiary

    The Book of Barely Imagined Beings: A 21st-Century Bestiary
    av Caspar Henderson

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847082442

    An entrancing guide to the world's most far-fetched creatures - a unique blend of cutting-edge science and philosophical meditation on what we humans can learn from the extraordinary animals around us. From Axolotl to Zebrafish, discover a host of b…

  • Essential Animal Behavior

    Essential Animal Behavior
    av Graham Scott

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780632057993

    Essential Animal Behavior provides a comprehensive introduction to all areas of the subject: from the genetic and neurobiological control of behavior to the learning, development, and function of behavior in an evolutionary context. Social behaviour…

  • Writing Scientific Research Articles

    Writing Scientific Research Articles
    av Margaret Cargill

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781118570708

    This book shows scientists how to apply their analysis and synthesis skills to overcoming the challenge of how to write, as well as what to write, to maximise their chances of publishing in international scientific journals. The book uses analysis o…

  • Writing Scientific Research Articles

    Writing Scientific Research Articles
    av Margaret Cargill

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781118570692

    This book shows scientists how to apply their analysis and synthesis skills to overcoming the challenge of how to write, as well as what to write, to maximise their chances of publishing in international scientific journals. The book uses analysis o…

  • Man and Beast

    Man and Beast
    av Mary Ellen Mark

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780292756113

    Mary Ellen Mark is an internationally acclaimed photographer who has long been fascinated by the complex relationships between people and animals-as she puts it, "the anthropomorphic quality of animals, and the animalistic quality of man." This fasc…

  • Giant Squid: Searching for a Sea Monster

    Giant Squid: Searching for a Sea Monster
    av Mary Cerullo

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781429680233

    This sea monster is real. It lurks in the freezing black depths of underwater canyons. Nearly 50 feet long, it hunts with its long arms and tentacles. Its powerful suckers leave giant round scars on those that live through a battle with it. But this…

  • Dog Listener

    Dog Listener
    av Jan Fennell

    Pocket - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780006532361

    Janet Fennell's understanding of the canine world and its language has enabled her to bring even the most desperate and delinquent of dogs to heal. This guide to Fennell's techniques draws on her countless case histories of training problem dogs.

  • Animal Intimacies: Interspecies Relatedness in India's Central Himalayas

    Animal Intimacies: Interspecies Relatedness in India's Central Himalayas
    av Radhika Govindrajan

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226559988

    What does ­it mean to live and die in relation to other animals? Animal Intimacies posits this central question alongside the intimate--and intense--moments of care, kinship, violence, politics, indifference, and desire that occur between human…

  • The Ugly Animals

    The Ugly Animals
    av Simon Watt

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780750960588

    Mother Nature's more aesthetically challenged children have been neglected for too long. The plight of the panda is known the world over because of its teddy-like good looks, but most species are not so lucky. This book, however, aims to shine a lig…

  • Critical Terms for Animal Studies

    Critical Terms for Animal Studies

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226355429

    Animal Studies is a rapidly growing interdisciplinary field devoted to examining, understanding, and critically evaluating the complex relationships between humans andother animals. Scholarship in Animal Studies draws on a variety of methodologies t…

  • Critical Terms for Animal Studies

    Critical Terms for Animal Studies

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226355399

    Animal Studies is a rapidly growing interdisciplinary field devoted to examining, understanding, and critically evaluating the complex relationships between humans andother animals. Scholarship in Animal Studies draws on a variety of methodologies t…

  • Down, Down, Down: A Journey to the Bottom of the Sea

    Down, Down, Down: A Journey to the Bottom of the Sea
    av Steve Jenkins

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780618966363

    Caldecott Honor-winning Steve Jenkins provides a top-to-bottom look at the ocean, from birds and waves to thermal vents and ooze. Half the earth's surface is covered by water more than a mile deep, but most of this watery world is a mystery to us. I…

  • Fishes

    Fishes
    av Alwyne Wheeler

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521105415

    Fishes is a practical introduction to the study of fish remains from archaeological sites, designed for archaeologists and archaezoologists working in the field and in the laboratory. It provides clear guidelines for the identification of remains an…

  • Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are?

    Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are?
    av Frans De Waal

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393246186

    What separates your mind from an animal's? Maybe you think it's your ability to design tools, your sense of self, or your grasp of past and future-all traits that have helped us define ourselves as the planet's preeminent species. But in recent deca…

  • Bonobon och tio guds bud : på jakt efter humanism bland primater

    Bonobon och tio guds bud : på jakt efter humanism bland primater
    av Frans de Waal

    Inbunden - 2013 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789187207075

    Under lång tid har Fernissteorin dominerat synen på människans moral. Enligt den är moralen bara en tunn fernissa, som med nöd och näppe förmår dölja människans sanna natur, vilken är totalt självisk. Men på kort tid har denna uppfattning ändrats 18…

  • The Book of Barely Imagined Beings

    The Book of Barely Imagined Beings
    av Caspar Henderson

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226213200

    From medieval bestiaries to Borges's Book of Imaginary Beings, we've long been enchanted by extraordinary animals, be they terrifying three-headed dogs or asps impervious to a snake charmer's song. But bestiaries are more than just zany zoology--the…

  • Rise of Wolf 8

    Rise of Wolf 8
    av Rick McIntyre

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771645218

    "The powerful origin story of one of Yellowstone's greatest and most famous wolves."-Washington Post"[The Rise of Wolf 8] is a goldmine for information on all aspects of wolf behavior and clearly shows they are clever, smart, and emotional beings."-…

  • Mama's Last Hug

    Mama's Last Hug
    av Frans de Waal

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393635065

    Frans de Waal has spent four decades at the forefront of animal research. Following up on the best-selling Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are?, which investigated animal intelligence, Mama's Last Hug delivers a fascinating exploration…

  • Dr Tatiana's Sex Advice to All Creation

    Dr Tatiana's Sex Advice to All Creation
    av Olivia Judson

    Pocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780099283751

    If you have ever wondered why women always bite your head off or why one guy gets all the girls, if you have ever pondered why some men bring you balloons while others leave you their genitals, then Dr Tatiana's Sex Advice to All Creation is the boo…

  • Costa Rica Wildlife

    Costa Rica Wildlife
    av James Kavanagh

    Övrigt - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781583550731

    One of the richest ecosystems on Earth, Costa Rica is home to over 500,000 species of animals (mostly insects). ?The Jesus Christ lizard (a basilisk that can run on water) is one of thousands of species of animals inhabiting the diverse ecosystems f…

  • The Inner Life of Animals: Love, Grief, and Compassion--Surprising Observations of a Hidden World

    The Inner Life of Animals: Love, Grief, and Compassion--Surprising Observations of a Hidden World
    av Peter Wohlleben

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771643016

    From the New York Times-bestselling author of The Hidden Life of Trees."The Inner Life of Animals will rock your world. This book shows us that animals think, feel and know in much the same way as we do."--Sy Montgomery, bestselling author of The So…

  • Dogs That Know When Their Owners Are Coming Home: And Other Unexplained Powers of Animals

    Dogs That Know When Their Owners Are Coming Home: And Other Unexplained Powers of Animals
    av Rupert Sheldrake

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780307885968

    With a scientist's mind and an animal lover's compassion, world-renowned biologist Rupert Sheldrake presents a groundbreaking exploration of animal behavior that will profoundly change the way we think about animals--and ourselves.How do cats know w…

  • An Illustrated Guide to Theoretical Ecology

    An Illustrated Guide to Theoretical Ecology
    av Ted J. Case

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780195085129

    Ecological principles are explained while introducing students to some of the mathematical techniques used to develop ecological models. The book builds models beginning with first principles, and then gently makes each formulation accessible to stu…

  • An Introduction to Animal Behaviour

    An Introduction to Animal Behaviour
    av Aubrey Manning

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521165143

    Wolves excitedly greet each other as members of the pack come together; a bumble bee uses its long tongue to reach the nectar at the base of a foxglove flower; a mongoose swiftly and deftly bites its prey to death; young cheetahs rest quietly togeth…

  • An Introduction to Animal Behaviour

    An Introduction to Animal Behaviour
    av Aubrey Manning

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107000162

    Wolves excitedly greet each other as members of the pack come together; a bumble bee uses its long tongue to reach the nectar at the base of a foxglove flower; a mongoose swiftly and deftly bites its prey to death; young cheetahs rest quietly togeth…

  • Analysis Physiolog Systems

    Analysis Physiolog Systems
    av Panos Z. Marmarelis, Vasilis Marmarelis, Marmarelis

    Inbunden - 1978 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780306310669

    In studying physiological systems bioscientists are continually faced with the problem of providing descriptions of cause-effect relationships. This task is usually carried out through the performance of stimulus-response experiments. In the past, t…