all ebooks in category: Physical Anthropology (20)

Phantom Limb: Amputation, Embodiment, and Prosthetic Technology
English | ISBN: 0814760120 | 2014 | 314 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Phantom limb pain is one of the most intractable and merciless pains ever known—a pain that haunts appendages that do not physically exist, often persisting …

How Women Got Their Curves and Other Just-So Stories: Evolutionary Enigmas
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0231146655, 0231146647 | 224 pages | PDF | 2,6 MB

So how did women get their curves? Why do they have breasts, while other mammals only develop breast tissue while lactating, and why do women …

Thin on the Ground: Neandertal Biology, Archeology and Ecology
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1118590872 | 472 pages | PDF | 3,4 MB

Thin on the Ground: Neandertal Biology, Archeology and Ecology synthesizes the current knowledge about our sister species the Neandertals, combining data from a variety of …

Race, Monogamy, and Other Lies They Told You: Busting Myths about Human Nature
English | 2012 | ISBN: 0520269713 | 304 pages | EPUB | 0,8 MB

There are three major myths of human nature: humans are divided into biological races; humans are naturally aggressive; men and women are truly different in …

The Avian Erythrocyte: Its Phylogenetic Odyssey
English | 2011 | ISBN: 157808718X | 650 pages | PDF | 8 MB

The erythrocyte presents morphologic, cytochemical, and quantitative adaptations as it progresses through its evolutionary continuum. This text is a comprehensive exploration of the evolutionary relationship …

Adaptive Processing of Brain Signals
English | ISBN: 0470686138 | 2013 | PDF | 481 pages | 8.4 MB

In this book, the field of adaptive learning and processing is extended to arguably one of its most important contexts which is the understanding and …

Schwann Cell Development and Pathology (Repost)
English | 2014 | ISBN: 4431547630 | PDF | pages: 178 | 4.0 mb

This book presents recent topics on the development, differentiation, and myelination of Schwann cells, as well as pathological mechanisms and therapeutic approaches for peripheral neuropathies, …

Molecular and Physiological Mechanisms of Muscle Contraction
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1498725023 | 350 pages | PDF | 9 MB

Thoroughly researched using experimentation and re-examination of all previously published evidence, Molecular and Physiological Mechanisms of Muscle Contraction is a carefully crafted treatise and revision …

Neural Stem Cell Assays
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1118308255 | PDF | pages: 312 | 8.3 mb

Neural stem cells offer a valuable model system for delineating the cellular and developmental processes in normal and diseased states of the central nervous system. …

The AIDS Epidemic: Social Dimensions Of An Infectious Disease
English | June 28, 1995 | ISBN: 0813320453, 0367318261 | EPUB | 308 pages | 2 MB

This book, a comprehensive introduction to the problem of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), lays out the medical facts and social epidemiology of the infectious disease …