To see accurate pricing, please choose your delivery country.
United States
All Shops

British Wildlife

8 issues per year 84 pages per issue Subscription only

British Wildlife is the leading natural history magazine in the UK, providing essential reading for both enthusiast and professional naturalists and wildlife conservationists. Published eight times a year, British Wildlife bridges the gap between popular writing and scientific literature through a combination of long-form articles, regular columns and reports, book reviews and letters.

Subscriptions from £33 per year

Conservation Land Management

4 issues per year 44 pages per issue Subscription only

Conservation Land Management (CLM) is a quarterly magazine that is widely regarded as essential reading for all who are involved in land management for nature conservation, across the British Isles. CLM includes long-form articles, events listings, publication reviews, new product information and updates, reports of conferences and letters.

Subscriptions from £26 per year
Academic & Professional Books  Evolutionary Biology  Cladistics, Phylogeny, Systematics & Taxonomy

Biological Systematics History and Theory

By: Igor Ya Pavlinov(Author)
270 pages
Publisher: CRC Press
Biological Systematics
Click to have a closer look
  • Biological Systematics ISBN: 9780367654450 Hardback Mar 2021 Not in stock: Usually dispatched within 1 week
Price: £89.99
About this book Contents Customer reviews Biography Related titles

About this book

This volume reviews the historical roots and theoretical foundations of biological systematics in an approachable text. The author outlines the structure and main tasks of systematics. Conceptual history is characterized as a succession of scientific revolutions. The philosophical foundations of systematic research are briefly reviewed as well as the structure and content of taxonomic theories. Most important research programs in systematics are outlined. Biological Systematics includes analysis of the principal problematic issues as "scientific puzzles" in systematics. This volume is intended for professional taxonomists, biologists of various specialties, students, as well as all those interested in the history and theory of biology and natural sciences.



Chapter 1. A brief outline of systematics
Chapter 2. Conceptual history of systematics
Chapter 3. Some philosophical considerations
Chapter 4. An outline of taxonomic theory
Chapter 5. Major research programs in systematics
Chapter 6. Taxonomic puzzles


Customer Reviews


Igor Ya. Pavlinov is at the Zoological Museum of the Moscow Lomonosov State University in Moscow, Russia.

By: Igor Ya Pavlinov(Author)
270 pages
Publisher: CRC Press
Current promotions
Field Guide SaleNHBS Moth TrapNew and Forthcoming BooksBuyers Guides