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Avian Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
Language: en
Pages: 286
Authors: Lewis Stevens
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-02-15 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

The biology of birds is diverse and frequently differs significantly from that of other vertebrates. Many birds migrate or fly at high altitudes, while egg-laying and feather production places high demands on nutrient uptake and storage. This book is the only comprehensive and up-to-date survey of avian biochemistry and molecular
Biochemistry of Foods
Language: en
Pages: 584
Authors: N.A. Michael Eskin, Fereidoon Shahidi
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-08 - Publisher: Academic Press

This bestselling reference bridges the gap between the introductory and highly specialized books dealing with aspects of food biochemistry for undergraduate and graduate students, researchers, and professionals in the fi elds of food science, horticulture, animal science, dairy science and cereal chemistry. Now fully revised and updated, with contributing authors
Sturkie's Avian Physiology
Language: en
Pages: 1440
Authors: Colin G. Scanes, Sami Dridi
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-11-06 - Publisher: Academic Press

Sturkie’s Avian Physiology, Seventh Edition is the classic, comprehensive, single volume on the physiology of domestic and wild birds. This latest edition is thoroughly revised and updated with several new chapters with entirely new content on such topics as vision, sensory taste, pain reception, evolution and domestication. Chapters throughout have
Avian Migration
Language: en
Pages: 610
Authors: Peter Berthold, Eberhard Gwinner, Edith Sonnenschein
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-09 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

P. Berthold and E. Gwinnd Bird migration is an intriguing aspect of the living world - so much so that it has been investigated for as long, and as thoroughly, as almost any other natural phenomenon. Aristotle, who can count as the founder of scientific ornithology, paid very close attention
Invitation To Generalized Empirical Method: In Philosophy And Science
Language: en
Pages: 228
Authors: Quinn Terrance J
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-28 - Publisher: World Scientific

Bernard Lonergan identified the need and possibility of what he called "generalized empirical method" in science and philosophy. Implementation will be a future community achievement. The book enters into details of a selection of examples in the sciences and philosophy of science. These are provided not to engage in, or