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            Human Origins: What Bones and Genomes Tell Us about Ourselves
             

            Human Origins: What Bones and Genomes Tell Us about Ourselves (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By DeSalle, Rob; Tattersall, Ian

            This volume shows how research into the human genome confirms what fossil bones have told us about human origins, and provides an understanding of humanity's place in nature, its emergence from the rest of the liing world, and the evolutionary processes that have moulded human po...pulations to be what they are today.
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            ISBN 9781603445184
            Publisher Inbooks
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Anthropology Series
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            Perfect Order: Recognizing Complexity in Bali
             

            Perfect Order: Recognizing Complexity in Bali (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Lansing, J. Stephen

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            Along rivers in Bali, small groups of farmers meet regularly in water temples to manage their irrigation systems. They have done so for a thousand years. Over the centuries, water temple networks have expanded to manage the ecology of rice terraces at the scale of whole watershed...s. Although each group focuses on its own problems, a global solution
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            ISBN 9780691156262
            Released NZ 15 Aug 2012
            Publisher Princeton University Pre
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series Princeton Studies in Complexity
            Language (English)
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            Places of Redemption: Theology for a Worldly Church
             

            Places of Redemption: Theology for a Worldly Church (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Fulkerson, Mary McClintock

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            An exploration of the role of Christian practices in overcoming segregation according to race and disability in an interracial Methodist church in the USA. Mary McClintock Fulkerson argues that theology which is truly 'worldly' must display redemption without overlooking the ambi...guous and messy realities of real human lives.
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            ISBN 9780199591503
            Released NZ 3 Jun 2010
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
            Interest Age 19+ years
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            From Ta'izz To Tyneside: An Arab Community In The North-East Of England During The Early Twentieth Century

            From Ta'izz To Tyneside: An Arab Community In The North-East Of England During The Early Twentieth Century (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Lawless, Richard I.

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            During World War I, many Arab seafarers arrived in Britain. This study examines the economic, social, religious and political life of these early Mulsim settlers in South Shields and Tyneside, drawing on oral histories collected from the seamen and on research carried out in the ...Yemen.
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            ISBN 9780859894609
            Released NZ 15 Jun 1995
            Publisher FOOTPRINT BOOKS
            Interest Age General Audience
            Series Exeter Maritime Studies
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            Volksgeist as Method and Ethic: Essays on Boasian Ethnography and the German Anthropological Tradition
              

            Volksgeist as Method and Ethic: Essays on Boasian Ethnography and the German Anthropological Tradition (Hardback)

            Edited by Stocking, George W.

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            Franz Boas, the founding figure of anthropology in America, came to the United States from Germany in 1886. This volume in the History of Anthropology series explores the extent and significance of Boas' roots in the German intellectual tradition and late-19th century German anth...ropology.
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            ISBN 9780299145507
            Publisher Inbooks
            Interest Age 19+ years
            Series History of Anthropology
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            The Tears of Strangers
             

            The Tears of Strangers (Paperback)

            By Grant, Stan

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            A family memoir, charting the political and social changes of Aborigines over the period of 40 years. This is a story, spanning the generations of the 'Wiradjuri people'.

            ISBN 9780732271527
            Published NZ 30 Jun 2004
            Publisher HarperCollins Publishers
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            The Chimpanzees of the Tai Forest
             

            The Chimpanzees of the Tai Forest (Hardback)

            By Boesch, Christophe; Boesch-Achermann, Hedwige; Boesch and Hedwige Boesch-Achermann, Christophe

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            The chimpanzees are the closest living evolutionary relatives to our own species, Homo sapiens. This book documents Chimpanzee behaviour. It looks at some of the central questions around the evolutionary relationships between the primates, and in particular the affinity between c...himpanzees and humans.
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            ISBN 9780198505082
            Released NZ 1 Mar 2000
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S1)
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            Evolutionary Medicine
             

            Evolutionary Medicine (Paperback)

            Edited by Trevathan, Wenda; McKenna, James J.; Smith, Euclid O.

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            Collecting work from leaders in the field, this volume describes approaches to human health that are based on an appreciation of our long evolutionary history.

            ISBN 9780195103564
            Released NZ 1 Apr 1999
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
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            Developmental Plasticity and Evolution
             

            Developmental Plasticity and Evolution (Paperback)

            By West-Eberhard, Mary Jane

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            This book assesses all the evidence for our current understanding of the role of changes in body plan and development for the process of speciation. The process of evolution is systematically reassessed to integrate the insights coming from developmental genetics.

            ISBN 9780195122350
            Released NZ 1 Jan 2003
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
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            Microsatellites: Evolution and Applications
             

            Microsatellites: Evolution and Applications (Paperback)

            Edited by Goldstein, David B.; Schlotterer, Christian

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            Microsatellites are short stretches of repeated DNA that show exceptional variability in humans and other species. This book details the molecular processes that have given rise to microsatellite DNA. It describes the various ways in which the potential of microsatellites is bein...g harnessed in medical genetics, evolutionary biology, and ecology.
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            ISBN 9780198504078
            Released NZ 1 Feb 1999
            Publisher Oxford University Press (S3)
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