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Scientific Writing = Thinking in Words
  

Scientific Writing = Thinking in Words (Paperback)

By Lindsay, D. R.

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Telling people about research is just as important as doing it. But many researchers, who, in all other respects, are competent scientists, are afraid of writing. They are wary of the unwritten rules, the unspoken dogma and the inexplicably complex style, all of which seem to per ...

ISBN 9780643100466
Published 1 February 2011 by CSIRO Publishing
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The Classification of Knots and 3-dimensional Spaces

The Classification of Knots and 3-dimensional Spaces (Hardback)

By Hemion, Geoffrey

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Discusses the question of the classification of knots and arbitrary (compact) topological objects which occur in our normal space of physical reality. Professor Hemion explains his classification algorithm - using the method of normal surfaces - in a simple and concise way.

ISBN 9780198596974
Published 7 January 1993 by Oxford University Press
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The Variety of Life: A Survey and a Celebration of All the Creatures That Have Ever Lived

The Variety of Life: A Survey and a Celebration of All the Creatures That Have Ever Lived (Paperback, New edition)

By Tudge, Colin

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This is an account and reference source of all creatures, alive and extinct. Using classification to show all the principal groups to which living creatures belong, this takes us into some of the most intriguing and intricate areas of biological philosophy and technique. It is us ...

ISBN 9780198604266
Published 1 June 2002 by Oxford University Press
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Functions: New Essays in the Philosophy of Psychology and Biology

Functions: New Essays in the Philosophy of Psychology and Biology (Paperback)

Edited by Ariew, Andre; Perlman, Mark; Cummins, Robert

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In explaining aspects of the natural world, including the aspects of mind, scientists have frequently used the concept of function. But what are functions? This work presents essays on functions which illuminate this crucial but problematic concept. It is a useful reading for phi ...

ISBN 9780199255818
Published 1 July 2002 by Oxford University Press
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Classification and Human Evolution

Classification and Human Evolution (Trade Paperback/Paperback, New edition)

Edited by Washburn, Sherwood L.

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Aims to clarify the state of knowledge regarding the main lines of human evolution by expressing what is known about them in taxonomic language. This volume reviews the meaning of taxonomic statements as such, and then considers the substance of our knowledge regarding the number ...

ISBN 9780202309354
Published 15 July 2007 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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An Integrated System of Classification of Flowering Plants

An Integrated System of Classification of Flowering Plants (Hardback)

By Cronquist, Arthur; Foreword by Takhtajan, Armen

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-- Natural History

ISBN 9780231038805
Published 1 September 1981 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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Describing Species: Practical Taxonomic Procedure for Biologists

Describing Species: Practical Taxonomic Procedure for Biologists (Hardback)

By Winston, Judith E.

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A basic practical manual for the process of describing new species, this desperately needed desk reference and guide to nomenclatural procedure and taxonomic writing serves as a Strunk & White of species description, covering both botanical and zoological codes of nomenclature.

ISBN 9780231068246
Published 1 September 2002 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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Understanding the Language of Science

Understanding the Language of Science (Trade Paperback/Paperback)

By Darian, Steven G.

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Examines the language of science in order to analyze the patterns of thinking that underlie scientific endeavor. This title focuses on nine patterns - defining, classifying, using figurative language, determining cause and effect, hypothesizing, experimenting, visualizing, quanti ...

ISBN 9780292716186
Published 31 October 2003 by Inbooks
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Naming Nature: The Clash Between Instinct and Science

Naming Nature: The Clash Between Instinct and Science (Hardback)

By Yoon, Carol Kaesuk

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The surprising, untold story about the poetic and deeply human (cognitive) capacity to name the natural world.

ISBN 9780393061970
Published 24 August 2009 by WW Norton & Co
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The Handbook of Proteins: Structure, Function and Methods

The Handbook of Proteins: Structure, Function and Methods (Hardback)

Edited by Cox, Michael M.; Phillips, George N.

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Describes techniques for elucidating protein function and structure. This book includes articles which provide an introduction to methods for purifying proteins, determining their structures and properties, and cataloguing them in databases. It also contains articles which detail ...

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Published 18 January 2008 by John Wiley and Sons Australia
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