28 May 2020

Author: uzver

Basic Sciences

Bioinformatics for Biologists 

The computational education of biologists is changing to prepare students for facing the complex datasets of today’s life science research. In this concise textbook, the authors’ fresh pedagogical approaches lead biology students from first principles towards computational thinking. A team of renowned bioinformaticians take innovative…

Philosophy

Kant, Religion, and Politics 

This book offers a systematic examination of the place of religion within Kant’s major writings. Kant is often thought to be highly reductionistic with regard to religion – as though religion simply provides the unsophisticated with colourful representations of moral lessons that reason alone could…

Physics

Physical Mathematics 

Unique in its clarity, examples and range, Physical Mathematics explains as simply as possible the mathematics that graduate students and professional physicists need in their courses and research. The author illustrates the mathematics with numerous physical examples drawn from contemporary research. In addition to basic…

Dictionaries & Thesauruses

Bullshit: A Lexicon 

An irreverent lexicon of the seemingly infinite ways we call bullshit, written by a McSweeney’s columnist and etymologist, illustrated by a New Yorker-contributing cartoonist. What’s the difference between “balderdash” and “drivel”? Where did “mumbo-jumbo” come from? How should you use “meadow mayonnaise”? What’s “felgercarb” and…