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Vegetation, Water, Humans and the Climate
Language: en
Pages: 566
Authors: P. Kabat, Martin Claussen, Paul A. Dirmeyer, John H. C. Gash, Lelys Bravo de Guenni, Michel Meybeck, Ronald W. A. Hutjes, Roger A. Pielke, Sr., Charles J. Vorosmarty, Sabine Lütkemeier
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Resulting from an international research project, this volume presents a state-of-the-art overview of the influence of terrestrial vegetation and soils within the Earth system. It deals especially with interactions between the terrestrial biosphere and the atmosphere via the hydrological cycle and their interlinkage with anthropogenic activities. Specific recent observations are
Early Humans and Their World
Language: en
Pages: 182
Authors: Bo Gräslund
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Psychology Press

The issues of early human origins and evolution can be daunting for students and the general reader alike. Translated and updated from the Swedish original (published 2001), Early Humans and Their World is a highly readable introduction to the concepts, theories, terminology and evidence for the development of early hominids.
The Origins of Modern Humans
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Fred H. Smith, James C. Ahern
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-09 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

This update to the award-winning The Origins of ModernHumans: A World Survey of the Fossil Evidence covers the mostaccepted common theories concerning the emergence of modern Homosapiens—adding fresh insight from top young scholars onthe key new discoveries of the past 25 years. The Origins of Modern Humans: Biology Reconsidered allowsfield
Better Humans?
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Michael Hauskeller
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-11 - Publisher: Routledge

Developments in medical science have afforded us the opportunity to improve and enhance the human species in ways unthinkable to previous generations. Whether it's making changes to mitochondrial DNA in a human egg, being prescribed Prozac, or having a facelift, our desire to live longer, feel better and look good
Question Reality: an Investigation of Self-Humans-Environment / PART 1 Global Distribution
Language: en
Pages: 316
Authors: Victoria Minnich
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-07-01 - Publisher:

Question Reality is an arduous journey of re-organization of the mind of an anorexic, academic female in fight for her own physical and mental survival. In the process, she re-invents the wheel of ecology and science, in consideration of human interactions with the environment. Written in a synergistic, humorous dialogue