LIVRES NUMÉRIQUESJEUNESSEBÉBÉJEUX, JOUETSPAPETERIECADEAUXDIVERTISSEMENT


Message Important
Le site sera temporairement en maintenance, pour une mise à jour. Ceci afin de mieux vous servir.
Heure de maintenance prévue : 10:30 pm

Important message
The site will be busy updating the store for you and will be back shortly.
Scheduled maintenance : 10:30 pm
Circadian Rhythms: A Very Short Introduction - RUSSELL FOSTER

Circadian Rhythms: A Very Short Introduction

RUSSELL FOSTER

 
11,95 $

Livre en anglais
Feuilleter Feuilleter
Sur commande : 2 à 4 semaines
Quantité
Ajouter à ma liste de souhaits
Non disponible en succursale
EN SAVOIR PLUS Résumé

The earth's daily rotation affects just about every living creature. From dawn through to dusk, there are changes in light, temperature, humidity, and rainfall. However, these changes are regular, rhythmic and, therefore, predictable. Thus, the near 24 hour circadian rhythm is innate: a
genetically programmed clock that essentially ticks of its own accord.

This Very Short Introduction explains how organisms can "know" the time and reveals what we now understand of the nature and operation of chronobiological processes. Covering variables such as light, the metabolism, human health, and the seasons, Foster and Kreitzman illustrate how jet lag and shift
work can impact on human well-being, and consider circadian rhythms alongside a wide range of disorders, from schizophrenia to obesity.

ABOUT THE SERIES: The Very Short Introductions series from Oxford University Press contains hundreds of titles in almost every subject area. These pocket-sized books are the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly. Our expert authors combine facts, analysis, perspective, new ideas, and
enthusiasm to make interesting and challenging topics highly readable.

Détails
Prix : 11,95 $
Catégorie :
Auteur :  RUSSELL FOSTER
Titre : Circadian Rhythms: A Very Short Introduction
Date de parution : avril 2017
Éditeur : OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS
Collection : VERY SHORT INTRODUCTION
Sujet : BIOLOGIE-MEDECINE
ISBN : 9780198717683 (0198717687)
Référence Renaud-Bray : 11891395
No de produit : 2180450

SUGGESTIONS
Suggestions
Grand atlas de l'astronomie COLLECTIF
39,95 $
Terre vue du coeur(La) + DVD REEVES, HUBERT & AL
44,95 $
Une brève histoire du temps HAWKING, STEPHEN
11,50 $
Circadian Rhythms: A Very Short Introduction , FOSTER, RUSSELL
© OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS 2017
2001: A Space Odyssey 12,99 $ Quantité : 1

30 jours au Groenland 34,95 $ Quantité : 1
1236 article(s) au panier.
Sous-total: 30 033,07 $
Renaud-Bray vous offre
les frais de livraison *