Books  Zoology  Invertebrates  Arthropods  Insects  Economic Entomology 

Bugs in the System: Insects and Their Impact on Human Affairs

By: MR Berenbaum

378 pages, B/w photos

Perseus Running Press

Paperback | May 1996 | #44560 | ISBN: 0201408244
Availability: Usually dispatched within 6 days Details
NHBS Price: £13.99 $17/€17 approx

About this book

A book about the good and the bad aspects of the interaction between humans and insects, focusing mainly on the good! `An immensely enjoyable book...With wit and charm Berenbaum documents our interactions with insects and by so doing broadens our understanding of life itself.' - Thomas Eisner, Cornell University.


Contents

Classification and Nomenclature (A Rose-chafer by Any Other Name); Physiology; Behavior; Social Lives; Vegetarian Lifestyles; Eating Insects; Parasites and Hosts; Odd Appetites and Out-of-the-Way Places; Insects and People; Appreciating Insects; Equal Time (The Insect Perspective).

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

Insects and Sustainability of Ecosystem Services

NHBS Price: £81.99 $102/€97 approx

Bark Beetles

NHBS Price: £78.99 $98/€93 approx

Practical Microscopy for Beekeepers

NHBS Price: £14.99 $19/€18 approx

Construction Information for Dartington Hives

NHBS Price: £11.99 $15/€14 approx

Beekeeping Study Notes

NHBS Price: £12.99 $16/€15 approx