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A Troublesome Inheritance: Genes, Race and Human History

Nicholas Wade - Science - 2014 - 288 pages
Drawing on startling new evidence from the mapping of the genome, an explosive new account of the genetic basis of race and its role in the human story Fewer ideas have been ...
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The Faith Instinct: How Religion Evolved and Why It Endures

Nicholas Wade - Social Science - 2009 - 320 pages
Noted science writer Nicholas Wade offers for the first time a convincing case based on a broad range of scientific evidence for the evolutionary basis of religion.
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The Journey of Man: A Genetic Odyssey

Spencer Wells - Science - 2012 - 240 pages
Around 60,000 years ago, a man—genetically identical to us—lived in Africa. Every person alive today is descended from him. How did this real-life Adam wind up as the father ...
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Destined for Distinguished Oblivion: The Scientific Vision of William ...

Nicholas Wade - Medical - 2003 - 310 pages
William Charles Wells (1757-1817) was one of the foremost, and forgotten, American scientists of the eighteenth century. He was trained in medicine and conducted experimental ...
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Visual Perception: An Introduction

Nicholas Wade, Michael Swanston - Psychology - 2001 - 292 pages
The book covers the perception of location, motion and object recognition. The machinery of vision is also described. The book places the study of vision in its historical ...
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Visual Allusions: Pictures of Perception

Nicholas Wade - Psychology - 1990 - 288 pages
In this book a leading researcher and artist explores how we see pictures and how they can communicate messages to us, both directly and indirectly by making allusions to ...
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The Moving Tablet of the Eye: The Origins of Modern Eye Movement Research

Nicholas Wade, Benjamin W. Tatler - Psychology - 2005 - 312 pages
Eye movements are a vital part of our interaction with the world. They play a pivotal role in perception, cognition, and education. Research in this field is now proceeding at ...
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A Natural History of Vision

Nicholas J. Wade, Nicholas Wade - Psychology - 2000 - 466 pages
This illustrated survey covers what Nicholas Wade calls the "observational era of vision," beginning with the Greek philosophers and ending with Wheatstone's description of the ...
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Life Script: How the Human Genome Discoveries Will Transform Medicine and ...

Nicholas Wade - Science - 2002 - 208 pages
With the decoding of the human genome, researchers can now read the script in which evolution has written the program for the design and operation of the human body. A new ...
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