Humans

Modern Humans: Their African Origin and Global Dispersal  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 2, 2017
Modern Humans: Their African Origin and Global Dispersal

Modern Humans: Their African Origin and Global Dispersal by John F. Hoffecker
English | September 26th, 2017 | ASIN: B075VXJHD6, ISBN: 0231160763 | 538 Pages | EPUB | 44.00 MB

Modern Humans is a vivid account of the most recent―and perhaps the most important―phase of human evolution: the appearance of anatomically modern people (Homo sapiens) in Africa less than half a million years ago and their later spread throughout the world. Leaving no stone unturned, John F. Hoffecker demonstrates that Homo sapiens represents a “major transition” in the evolution of living systems in terms of fundamental changes in the role of non-genetic information.

Managing Humans: Biting and Humorous Tales of a Software Engineering Manager (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AvaxGenius at Oct. 1, 2017
Managing Humans: Biting and Humorous Tales of a Software Engineering Manager (Repost)

Managing Humans: Biting and Humorous Tales of a Software Engineering Manager By Michael Lopp
English | EPUB | 2016 | 331 Pages | ISBN : 1484221575 | 706 KB

Read hilarious stories with serious lessons that Michael Lopp extracts from his varied and sometimes bizarre experiences as a manager at Apple, Pinterest, Palantir, Netscape, Symantec, Slack, and Borland. Many of the stories first appeared in primitive form in Lopp’s perennially popular blog, Rands in Repose. The Third Edition of Managing Humans contains a whole new season of episodes from the ongoing saga of Lopp's adventures in Silicon Valley, together with classic episodes remastered for high fidelity and freshness.

Hunting Humans: The Rise of the Modern Multiple Murderer  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Oct. 20, 2017
Hunting Humans: The Rise of the Modern Multiple Murderer

Hunting Humans: The Rise of the Modern Multiple Murderer by Elliott Leyton
English | November 6th, 2003 | ISBN: 0786712287, 1903402069 | 336 Pages | EPUB | 2.08 MB

In this new edition of his landmark 1986 study, pioneering anthropologist Elliott Leyton examines the psyche and motivations of his six original multiple-murderer subjects and now takes stock of how far we've come since then in our understanding of why people commit gruesome assaults on innocent strangers.
A Survival Guide for Working With Humans: Dealing with Whiners, Back-Stabbers, Know-It-Alls, and Other Difficult (repost)

A Survival Guide for Working With Humans: Dealing with Whiners, Back-Stabbers, Know-It-Alls, and Other Difficult People by Gini Graham Scott Ph.D.
English | 2004 | ISBN-10: 0814472052 | PDF | 223 pages | 1,8 MB

Evolving Brains, Emerging Gods: Early Humans and the Origins of Religion  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Oct. 16, 2017
Evolving Brains, Emerging Gods: Early Humans and the Origins of Religion

Evolving Brains, Emerging Gods: Early Humans and the Origins of Religion by E. Fuller Torrey
English | September 5, 2017 | ISBN: 0231183364 | EPUB + PDF | 312 pages | 3.9/4.7 MB
Humans and Machines at Work: Monitoring, Surveillance and Automation in Contemporary Capitalism

Humans and Machines at Work: Monitoring, Surveillance and Automation in Contemporary Capitalism By Phoebe V. Moore, Martin Upchurch, Xanthe Whittaker
English | PDF | 2017 (2018 Edition) | 270 Pages | ISBN : 3319582313 | 2.15 MB

This edited collection provides a series of accounts of workers’ local experiences that reflect the ubiquity of work’s digitalisation. Precarious gig economy workers ride bikes and drive taxis in China and Britain; call centre workers in India experience invasive tracking; warehouse workers discover that hidden data has been used for layoffs; and academic researchers see their labour obscured by a ‘data foam’ that does not benefit them.

Deep Homology?: Uncanny Similarities of Humans and Flies Uncovered by Evo-Devo  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Rare-1 at Oct. 5, 2017
Deep Homology?: Uncanny Similarities of Humans and Flies Uncovered by Evo-Devo

Lewis I. Held Jr., "Deep Homology?: Uncanny Similarities of Humans and Flies Uncovered by Evo-Devo"
ISBN: 1107147182 | 2017 | PDF (True) | 292 pages | 27.59 MB

Humans and flies look nothing alike, yet their genetic circuits are remarkably similar.

Scarlet Experiment: Birds and Humans in America  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tarantoga at Sept. 28, 2017
Scarlet Experiment: Birds and Humans in America

Jeff Karnicky, "Scarlet Experiment: Birds and Humans in America"
ISBN: 0803294980 | 2016 | EPUB | 246 pages | 613 KB

Living in the Anthropocene: Earth in the Age of Humans  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Sept. 26, 2017
Living in the Anthropocene: Earth in the Age of Humans

Living in the Anthropocene: Earth in the Age of Humans by John W. Kress, Jeffrey K. Stine
English | September 26th, 2017 | ASIN: B01MZ5L6EG, ISBN: 1588346013 | 204 Pages | EPUB | 35.43 MB

Explores the causes and implications of the Anthropocene, or Age of Humans, from multiple points of view including anthropological, scientific, social, artistic, and economic.

Humans vs Computers  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by AlenMiler at Sept. 18, 2017
Humans vs Computers

Humans vs Computers by Gojko Adzic
English | 1 Sep. 2017 | ISBN: 0993088139, 0993088147 | ASIN: B074WLHL69 | 204 Pages | AZW3 | 4.84 MB