Physical & Biological Anthropology

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  1. Book ImageHow Humans Evolved

    Robert Boyd, Joan B. Silk

    Seventh Edition

    Give students a complete picture of human evolution.More

  2. Book ImageOur Origins: Discovering Physical Anthropology

    Clark Spencer Larsen

    Third Edition

    Gives students the tools they need to see the Big Picture.More

  3. Book ImageEssentials of Physical Anthropology: Discovering Our Origins

    Clark Spencer Larsen

    Second Edition

    The big picture of physical anthropology.More

  4. Book ImageReconstructing Human Origins: A Modern Synthesis

    Glenn C. Conroy, Herman Pontzer

    Third Edition

    The definitive textbook for paleoanthropology courses.More

  5. Book ImageHow the Mind Works

    Steven Pinker

    “A model of scientific writing: erudite, witty, and clear.” —New York Review of BooksMore

  6. Book ImageThe Blind Watchmaker: Why the Evidence of Evolution Reveals a Universe without Design

    Richard Dawkins

    "The best general account of evolution I have read in recent years."—E. O. Wilson. With a new introduction.More

  7. Book ImageStiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers

    Mary Roach

    "One of the funniest and most unusual books of the year....Gross, educational, and unexpectedly sidesplitting."—Entertainment WeeklyMore

  8. Book ImageThe Quest for Immortality: Science at the Frontiers of Aging

    Bruce A. Carnes, S. Jay Olshansky

    "This is by far the best book I've read on the science of aging."—Andrew Weil, M.D.More

  9. Book ImageThe Book of Life: An Illustrated History of the Evolution of Life on Earth

    Stephen Jay Gould

    Second Edition

    A new edition of the beautifully illustrated depiction of the dramatic story of survival and extinction.More

  10. Book ImageStrange Behavior: Tales of Evolutionary Neurology

    Harold Klawans

    A master neurologist's clinical tales—both funny and profound—of the evolution of the brain.More

  11. Book ImageDarwin

    Charles Darwin, Philip Appleman

    Third Edition

    "The best Darwin anthology on the market" (Stephen Jay Gould, Harvard) has just become better, in this newly revised version of the now classic Norton Critical Edition, first published in 1970.More

  12. Book ImageRosalind Franklin and DNA

    Anne Sayre

    Rosalind Franklin's research was central to the discovery of the double-helix structure of DNA. She never received the credit she was due during her lifetime.
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  13. Book ImageThe Mummies of Ürümchi

    Elizabeth Wayland Barber

    In the museums of Ürümchi, the windswept regional capital of the Uyghur Autonomous Region (also known as Chinese Turkestan), a collection of ancient mummies lies at the center of an enormous mystery.More

  14. Book ImagePrimate Diversity

    Dean Falk

    Primate Diversity successfully synthesizes a thorough look at current primatology research while providing a careful examination of a variety of species.More

  15. Book ImageCats' Paws and Catapults: Mechanical Worlds of Nature and People

    Steven Vogel, Kathryn K. Davis

    "Full of ideas and well-explained principles that will bring new understanding of everyday things to both scientists and non-scientists alike."—R. McNeill Alexander, NatureMore

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