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Why Genes Are Not Selfish and People Are Nice
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Colin Tudge
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-21 - Publisher: Floris Books

The modern world is dominated by ideas that are threatening to kill us: that life is one long battle from conception to grave; that all creatures, including human beings, are driven by their selfish DNA; that the universe is just stuff, for us to use at will. These ideas are
Faith and Fossils
Language: en
Pages: 198
Authors: Lester L. Grabbe
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-05-31 - Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing

Many books have been written on the Bible and evolution by scientists, but this volume is written by a biblical specialist. In Faith and Fossils Lester Grabbe, a prominent Hebrew Bible scholar, examines the Bible in its ancient context and explores its meaning in light of emerging scientific evidence. Both
The Carbon Farming Solution
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Eric Toensmeier
Categories: Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-22 - Publisher: Chelsea Green Publishing

Agriculture is rightly blamed as a major culprit of our climate crisis. But in this groundbreaking new book, Eric Toensmeier argues that agriculture—specifically, the subset of practices known as “carbon farming”—can, and should be, a linchpin of a global climate solutions platform. Carbon farming is a suite of agricultural practices
Animal Welfare and International Environmental Law
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Werner Scholtz
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019 - Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

At a time when the planet’s wildlife faces countless dangers, international environmental law continues to overlook its evolving welfare interests. This thought-provoking book provides a crucial exploration of how international environmental law must adapt to take account of the growing recognition of the intrinsic value of wildlife.
Message and Medium
Language: en
Pages: 398
Authors: Caroline Tagg, Mel Evans
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-18 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

Studies of digital communication technologies often focus on the apparently unique set of multimodal resources afforded to users and the development of innovative linguistic strategies for performing mediatised identities and maintaining online social networks. This edited volume interrogates the novelty of such practices by establishing a transhistorical approach to the