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Epigenetics: How Environment Shapes Our Genes  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at June 23, 2016
Epigenetics: How Environment Shapes Our Genes

Richard C. Francis, "Epigenetics: How Environment Shapes Our Genes"
ISBN: 039334228X, 0393070050 | 2012 | EPUB | 256 pages | 539 KB

African Independence: How Africa Shapes the World  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at April 19, 2016
African Independence: How Africa Shapes the World

Tukufu Zuberi, PBS History Detectives, "African Independence: How Africa Shapes the World"
ISBN: 1442216417 | 2015 | EPUB | 210 pages | 15 MB

How Economics Shapes Science (Repost)  

Posted by leonardo78 at Feb. 3, 2016
How Economics Shapes Science (Repost)

How Economics Shapes Science by Paula Stephan
Publisher: Harvard University Press | 2012 | ISBN: 0674049713 | 384 pages | PDF | 1,55 MB

The beauty of science may be pure and eternal, but the practice of science costs money. And scientists, being human, respond to incentives and costs, in money and glory. Choosing a research topic, deciding what papers to write and where to publish them, sticking with a familiar area or going into something new—the payoff may be tenure or a job at a highly ranked university or a prestigious award or a bump in salary. The risk may be not getting any of that.
Snakes, Sunrises, and Shakespeare: How Evolution Shapes Our Loves and Fears

Snakes, Sunrises, and Shakespeare: How Evolution Shapes Our Loves and Fears by Gordon H. Orians
English | 2014 | ISBN: 022600323X, 022627182X | 224 pages | PDF | 2 MB
How Policy Shapes Politics: Rights, Courts, Litigation, and the Struggle Over Injury Compensation (Repost)

Jeb Barnes, Thomas F. Burke, "How Policy Shapes Politics: Rights, Courts, Litigation, and the Struggle Over Injury Compensation"
English | ISBN: 0199756112 | 2015 | 272 pages | PDF | 2 MB

Body by Darwin: How Evolution Shapes Our Health and Transforms Medicine  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Dec. 2, 2015
Body by Darwin: How Evolution Shapes Our Health and Transforms Medicine

Jeremy Taylor, "Body by Darwin: How Evolution Shapes Our Health and Transforms Medicine"
English | ISBN: 022605988X | 2015 | 304 pages | PDF | 1 MB
I Is an Other: The Secret Life of Metaphor and How It Shapes the Way We See the World (repost)

I Is an Other: The Secret Life of Metaphor and How It Shapes the Way We See the World by James Geary
English | ISBN: 0061710288 | 2011 | EPUB | 304 pages | 0,6 MB

Hungry City: How Food Shapes Our Lives  

Posted by tarantoga at Nov. 11, 2015
Hungry City: How Food Shapes Our Lives

Carolyn Steel, "Hungry City: How Food Shapes Our Lives"
ISBN: 0099531682, 0099584476 | 2013 | EPUB | 400 pages | 2 MB
The Anthropocene: The Human Era and How It Shapes Our Planet

The Anthropocene: The Human Era and How It Shapes Our Planet by Christian Schwägerl
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0907791549, 0907791557 | 248 pages | PDF | 3,2 MB

Economic Lives: How Culture Shapes the Economy  

Posted by nebulae at Sept. 24, 2015
Economic Lives: How Culture Shapes the Economy

Viviana A. Zelizer, "Economic Lives: How Culture Shapes the Economy"
English | ISBN: 0691139369, 069115810X | 2010 | 496 pages | PDF | 2 MB