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Washing the Brain: Metaphor and Hidden Ideology

Andrew Goatly - Language Arts & Disciplines - 2007 - 431 pages
Contemporary metaphor theory has recently begun to address the relation between metaphor, culture and ideology. In this wide-ranging book, Andrew Goatly, using lexical data ...
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Gene Worship: Moving Beyond the Nature/nurture Debate Over Genes, Brain, and ...

Gisela T. Kaplan, Lesley J. Rogers - Psychology - 2003 - 294 pages
"A wonderful antidote to the gene hysteria that is now so dominant! . . . What is most exciting about this book is the authors' ability to move seamlessly from research on how ...
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Biosemiotics: Information, Codes and Signs in Living Systems

Marcello Barbieri - Science - 2007 - 260 pages
This book presents contexts and associations of the semiotic view in biology, by making a short review of the history of the trends and ideas of biosemiotics, or semiotic ...
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The Evolution of Modern Humans in Africa: A Comprehensive Guide

Pamela R. Willoughby - History - 2007 - 439 pages
A fascinating, detailed study of the origins of modern humans. Includes material from Willoughby's own research in Tanzania.
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The Origins and Nature of Sociality

Robert W. Sussman, Audrey R. Chapman - Social Science - 2004 - 340 pages
Scientific developments have increasingly been transforming our understanding of the place of human beings in nature. The study of humanity, carried out in a variety of ...
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Altering Nature: Volume I: Concepts of ‘Nature’ and ‘The Natural’ in ...

B. Andrew Lustig, Baruch A. Brody, Gerald P. McKenny - Bioethics - 2008 - 340 pages
This volume analyzes concepts of nature and the natural in discussions of biotechnology with four broad concerns in mind. First, it surveys the recent history of biotechnology ...
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Darwinian Detectives : Revealing the Natural History of Genes and Genomes ...

Amherst Norman A. Johnson Adjunct Assistant Research Professor University of Massachusetts - Science - 2007 - 256 pages
Biology is often viewed today as a bipartisan field, with molecular level genetics guiding us into the future and natural history (including ecology, evolution, and ...
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