Understanding Animal Breeding (2nd Edition)

3.88 avg rating
( 16 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780130964496: Understanding Animal Breeding (2nd Edition)

An experienced animal breeder, Rick Bourdon designed this book to be a modern, technologically up-to-date approach to animal breeding. Understanding Animal Breeding addresses the abstract concepts of animal breeding, presenting the necessary mathematics, but previous experience in genetics and statistics is not assumed. Well organized and readable, the book stresses application, then explains theory for an overall understanding of the material. Coverage explores the latest material on interactions and breeding objectives; performance testing; probabilities and inheritance; the Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium with multiple alleles; realized response to selection; breeding for uniformity; and biotechnology. For practicing animal breeders as well as those interested in breeding and agriculture.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Publisher:

An experienced educator in animal breeding, Rick Bourdon designed this book to be a modern, technologically up-to-date approach to animal breeding that is less intimidating to students than competing texts. The book is meant to be a learning text or guide as opposed to simply a reference. Understanding Animal Breeding addresses the abstract concepts of animal breeding, presenting the necessary mathematics, but previous experience in genetics and statistics is not assumed. Well organized and readable, the book stresses application, then explains theory for an overall understanding of the material.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Richard M. Bourdon
Published by Pearson Education (US), United States (1999)
ISBN 10: 0130964492 ISBN 13: 9780130964496
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson Education (US), United States, 1999. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 2nd edition. Language: English . Brand New Book. For Animal Breeding and Genetics courses.An experienced educator in animal breeding, Rick Bourdon designed this book to be a modern, technologically up-to-date approach to animal breeding that is less intimidating to students than competing texts. The book is meant to be a learning text or guide as opposed to simply a reference. Understanding Animal Breeding addresses the abstract concepts of animal breeding, presenting the necessary mathematics, but previous experience in genetics and statistics is not assumed. Well organized and readable, the book stresses application, then explains theory for an overall understanding of the material. Bookseller Inventory # AAC9780130964496

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
93.65
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Richard M. Bourdon
Published by Pearson Education (US), United States (1999)
ISBN 10: 0130964492 ISBN 13: 9780130964496
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository hard to find
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson Education (US), United States, 1999. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 2nd Revised edition. Language: English . This book usually ship within 10-15 business days and we will endeavor to dispatch orders quicker than this where possible. Brand New Book. For Animal Breeding and Genetics courses. An experienced educator in animal breeding, Rick Bourdon designed this book to be a modern, technologically up-to-date approach to animal breeding that is less intimidating to students than competing texts. The book is meant to be a learning text or guide as opposed to simply a reference. Understanding Animal Breeding addresses the abstract concepts of animal breeding, presenting the necessary mathematics, but previous experience in genetics and statistics is not assumed. Well organized and readable, the book stresses application, then explains theory for an overall understanding of the material. Bookseller Inventory # BTE9780130964496

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
95.19
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Bourdon, Richard M.
ISBN 10: 0130964492 ISBN 13: 9780130964496
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Pbshop
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 1999. HRD. Book Condition: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IB-9780130964496

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
93.27
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.02
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Richard M. Bourdon
Published by Pearson Education (US), United States (1999)
ISBN 10: 0130964492 ISBN 13: 9780130964496
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson Education (US), United States, 1999. Hardback. Book Condition: New. 2nd Revised edition. Language: English . Brand New Book. For Animal Breeding and Genetics courses. An experienced educator in animal breeding, Rick Bourdon designed this book to be a modern, technologically up-to-date approach to animal breeding that is less intimidating to students than competing texts. The book is meant to be a learning text or guide as opposed to simply a reference. Understanding Animal Breeding addresses the abstract concepts of animal breeding, presenting the necessary mathematics, but previous experience in genetics and statistics is not assumed. Well organized and readable, the book stresses application, then explains theory for an overall understanding of the material. Bookseller Inventory # AAC9780130964496

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
100.79
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Richard M. Bourdon
Published by Prentice Hall (1999)
ISBN 10: 0130964492 ISBN 13: 9780130964496
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Prentice Hall, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: Brand New. 2nd sub edition. 538 pages. 8.25x10.50x1.00 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # z-0130964492

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
94.82
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 6
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Richard M. Bourdon
Published by Pearson Education (1999)
ISBN 10: 0130964492 ISBN 13: 9780130964496
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson Education, 1999. HRD. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # IB-9780130964496

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
92.14
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 9
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Richard M. Bourdon
Published by Pearson Education 1999-09-13, Upper Saddle River, NJ (1999)
ISBN 10: 0130964492 ISBN 13: 9780130964496
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson Education 1999-09-13, Upper Saddle River, NJ, 1999. hardback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 9780130964496

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
99.64
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 6
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Bourdon, Richard M.
Published by Pearson (1999)
ISBN 10: 0130964492 ISBN 13: 9780130964496
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # 0130964492

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
112.09
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 1.51
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Bourdon, Richard M.
Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0130964492 ISBN 13: 9780130964496
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
BennettBooksLtd
(Covington, KY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0130964492 New. Looks like an interesting title, learn more! We provide domestic tracking upon request. We provide personalized customer service and want you to have a great experience purchasing from us. 100% satisfaction guaranteed and thank you for your consideration. Bookseller Inventory # S-0130964492

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
112.97
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.75
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Bourdon, Richard M.
Published by Pearson (1999)
ISBN 10: 0130964492 ISBN 13: 9780130964496
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Pearson, 1999. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110130964492

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
115.25
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 1.51
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book