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  • Supernavigators: Exploring the Wonders of How Animals Find Their Way

    Supernavigators: Exploring the Wonders of How Animals Find Their Way
    av David Barrie

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781615196692

    "Just astonishing . . . Our natural navigational capacities are no match for those of the supernavigators in this eye-opening book."--Frans de Waal, The New York Times Book Review Publisher's note: Supernavigators was published in the UK under the…

  • Demystifying Dog Behaviour for the Veterinarian

    Demystifying Dog Behaviour for the Veterinarian
    av Kendal Shepherd

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367549916

    The behaviour textbook that's been missing! - Dr Mandy Roshier, University of Nottingham, School of Veterinary Medicine and Science, UK This practical guide for busy veterinarians demystifies the apparently complex nature of canine behaviour while s…

  • Demystifying Dog Behaviour for the Veterinarian

    Demystifying Dog Behaviour for the Veterinarian
    av Kendal Shepherd

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367716394

    The behaviour textbook that's been missing! - Dr Mandy Roshier, University of Nottingham, School of Veterinary Medicine and Science, UK This practical guide for busy veterinarians demystifies the apparently complex nature of canine behaviour while s…

  • An Introduction to Animal Behaviour

    An Introduction to Animal Behaviour
    av Aubrey Manning

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521165143

    Wolves excitedly greet each other as members of the pack come together; a bumble bee uses its long tongue to reach the nectar at the base of a foxglove flower; a mongoose swiftly and deftly bites its prey to death; young cheetahs rest quietly togeth…

  • An Introduction to Animal Behaviour

    An Introduction to Animal Behaviour
    av Aubrey Manning

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107000162

    Wolves excitedly greet each other as members of the pack come together; a bumble bee uses its long tongue to reach the nectar at the base of a foxglove flower; a mongoose swiftly and deftly bites its prey to death; young cheetahs rest quietly togeth…

  • The New Chimpanzee

    The New Chimpanzee
    av Craig Stanford

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674977112

    Recent discoveries about wild chimpanzees have dramatically reshaped our understanding of these great apes and their kinship with humans. We now know that chimpanzees not only have genomes similar to our own but also plot political coups, wage wars…

  • Mom Genes: Inside the New Science of Our Ancient Maternal Instinct

    Mom Genes: Inside the New Science of Our Ancient Maternal Instinct
    av Abigail Tucker

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501192852

    From the New York Times bestselling author of The Lion in the Living Room comes a fascinating and provocative exploration of the biology of motherhood that "is witty, reassuring, and takes motherhood out of the footnotes and places it front and cent…

  • Mom Genes: Inside the New Science of Our Ancient Maternal Instinct

    Mom Genes: Inside the New Science of Our Ancient Maternal Instinct

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501192876

  • In the Company of Animals

    In the Company of Animals
    av James Serpell

    Pocket - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521577793

    What purpose, if any, do pets really serve? Are they simply an outlet for misplaced love? Or four-legged friends who help us to satisfy vital emotional needs? Whatever they are, when we elevate pets to the status of social companions, we undermine t…

  • What Is a Bird?

    What Is a Bird?

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691200163

    A large-format, beautifully illustrated look at the natural history of birds There are some 10,000 bird species in existence today, occupying every continent and virtually every habitat on Earth. The variety of bird species is truly astounding, from…

  • Anthrozoology

    Anthrozoology

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198753636

    Anthrozoology, the study of human-animal interactions (HAIs), has experienced substantial growth during the past 20 years and it is now timely to synthesise what we know from empirical evidence about our relationships with both domesticated and wild…

  • Anthrozoology

    Anthrozoology

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198753629

    Anthrozoology, the study of human-animal interactions (HAIs), has experienced substantial growth during the past 20 years and it is now timely to synthesise what we know from empirical evidence about our relationships with both domesticated and wild…

  • Measuring Behaviour

    Measuring Behaviour
    av Melissa Bateson

    Pocket - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108745727

    Measuring Behaviour is the established go-to text for anyone interested in scientific methods for studying the behaviour of animals or humans. It is widely used by students, teachers and researchers in a variety of fields, including biology, psychol…

  • Measuring Behaviour

    Measuring Behaviour
    av Melissa Bateson

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108478311

    Measuring Behaviour is the established go-to text for anyone interested in scientific methods for studying the behaviour of animals or humans. It is widely used by students, teachers and researchers in a variety of fields, including biology, psychol…

  • The Little Book of Shells

    The Little Book of Shells
    av M. G. Harasewych

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780711252691

    Dip into the intriguing world of shells with this beautifully illustrated guide to 75 weird and wonderful examples. When we pick up a shell on the beach, we notice its beautiful shape or attractive colours, but how often do we consider what it tells…

  • Empire of Ants

    Empire of Ants
    av Olaf Fritsche

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781856754590

    'Beautifully written and filled with mind-boggling wonders' - Dave Goulson, author of A Sting in the Tale 'Thrilling, compellingly readable and paradigm-shattering' - Charles Foster, author of Being a Beast 'Both expert and entertaining' - David Bar…

  • Cephalopod Cognition

    Cephalopod Cognition

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108464697

    Cephalopods are generally regarded as the most intelligent group among the invertebrates. Despite their popularity, relatively little is known about the range and function of their cognitive abilities. This book fills that gap, accentuating the vari…

  • Kein Schweigen im Walde

    Kein Schweigen im Walde
    av Madlen Ziege

    Pocket - 2021 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783492406482

  • Kein Schweigen im Walde

    Kein Schweigen im Walde
    av Madlen Ziege

    Inbunden - 2020 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783492058971

  • Scentwork for Horses

    Scentwork for Horses
    av Rachael Draaisma

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367537609

    Scentwork for Horses is the first practical guide on how to implement scentwork into the lives of domesticated horses, enhancing behaviour, welfare, and the human-animal bond. Scentwork is a new discipline in the field for horse and handler, and exp…

  • Scentwork for Horses

    Scentwork for Horses
    av Rachael Draaisma

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367552985

    Scentwork for Horses is the first practical guide on how to implement scentwork into the lives of domesticated horses, enhancing behaviour, welfare, and the human-animal bond. Scentwork is a new discipline in the field for horse and handler, and exp…

  • Spider Webs

    Spider Webs
    av William Eberhard

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226534602

    In this lavishly illustrated, first-ever book on how spider webs are built, function, and evolved, William Eberhard provides a comprehensive overview of spider functional morphology and behavior related to web building, and of the surprising physica…

  • King Solomon's Ring

    King Solomon's Ring
    av Konrad Lorenz

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415267472

    Solomon, the legend goes, had a magic ring which enabled him to speak to the animals in their own language. Konrad Lorenz was gifted with a similar power of understanding the animal world. He was that rare beast, a brilliant scientist who could writ…

  • King Solomon's Ring

    King Solomon's Ring
    av Konrad Lorenz

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415267465

    Solomon, the legend goes, had a magic ring which enabled him to speak to the animals in their own language. Konrad Lorenz was gifted with a similar power of understanding the animal world. He was that rare beast, a brilliant scientist who could writ…

  • On Aggression

    On Aggression
    av Konrad Lorenz

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415283205

    Konrad Lorenz was the author of some of the most popular books ever published about animals, including the best-selling Man Meets Dog and King Solomon's Ring. On Aggression is one of his finest works, as well as the most controversial. Through an in…

  • On Aggression

    On Aggression
    av Konrad Lorenz

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415283199

    Konrad Lorenz was the author of some of the most popular books ever published about animals, including the best-selling Man Meets Dog and King Solomon's Ring. On Aggression is one of his finest works, as well as the most controversial. Through an in…

  • Mama's Last Hug

    Mama's Last Hug
    av Frans de Waal

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393635065

    Frans de Waal has spent four decades at the forefront of animal research. Following up on the best-selling Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are?, which investigated animal intelligence, Mama's Last Hug delivers a fascinating exploration…

  • Animal Locomotion

    Animal Locomotion
    av Andrew Biewener

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198743163

    Animals have evolved remarkable biomechanical and physiological systems that enable their rich repertoire of motion. Animal Locomotion offers a fundamental understanding of animal movement through a broad comparative and integrative approach, includ…

  • Animal Locomotion

    Animal Locomotion
    av Andrew Biewener

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198743156

    Animals have evolved remarkable biomechanical and physiological systems that enable their rich repertoire of motion. Animal Locomotion offers a fundamental understanding of animal movement through a broad comparative and integrative approach, includ…

  • The Biology of Reproduction

    The Biology of Reproduction
    av Giuseppe Fusco

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108731713

    Reproduction is a fundamental feature of life, it is the way life persists across the ages. This book offers new, wider vistas on this fundamental biological phenomenon, exploring how it works through the whole tree of life. It explores facets such…

  • The Biology of Reproduction

    The Biology of Reproduction
    av Giuseppe Fusco

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108499859

    Reproduction is a fundamental feature of life, it is the way life persists across the ages. This book offers new, wider vistas on this fundamental biological phenomenon, exploring how it works through the whole tree of life. It explores facets such…

  • Catology

    Catology
    av Stefan Gates

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781787136328

    Catology explores the bizarre and very funny world of feline science.Vital questions answered include:Why do cats have a secret second nose?Why don’t cats fart (but dogs do)?Do cats feel guilt, love, happiness or jealousy?Why are cats’ t…

  • Nonverbal Communication

    Nonverbal Communication

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815373964

    The field of nonverbal communication is a strategic site for demonstrating the inextricable interrelationship between nature and culture in human behaviour. This book, originally published in 1997, aims to explode the misconception that "biology" is…

  • Nonverbal Communication

    Nonverbal Communication

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815373278

    The field of nonverbal communication is a strategic site for demonstrating the inextricable interrelationship between nature and culture in human behaviour. This book, originally published in 1997, aims to explode the misconception that "biology" is…

  • Über Das Lernvermögen Bei Asseln

    Über Das Lernvermögen Bei Asseln
    av Alice Bock

    Pocket - 1942 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783662281246

    Dieser Buchtitel ist Teil des Digitalisierungsprojekts Springer Book Archives mit Publikationen, die seit den Anfangen des Verlags von 1842 erschienen sind. Der Verlag stellt mit diesem Archiv Quellen fur die historische wie auch die disziplingeschi…

  • What's My Cat Thinking?

    What's My Cat Thinking?
    av Jo Lewis

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241500934

  • Fine Riding

    Fine Riding

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367638955

    Equitation Science together with classical riding is today probably the most humane, effective, and practical way of training and enjoying the horse, competitive or not. To avoid getting involved is to accede to the status quo. Our horses deserve be…

  • Fine Riding

    Fine Riding

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367638948

    Equitation Science together with classical riding is today probably the most humane, effective, and practical way of training and enjoying the horse, competitive or not. To avoid getting involved is to accede to the status quo. Our horses deserve be…

  • Animal Personality

    Animal Personality
    av Jill R.D. MacKay

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781912178384

    From `scaredy cats' to `moody cows', we often give animals personality when we talk about them, but does this have any basis in scientific fact? How can we tell if a cat is feeling fear, and how does a grumpy cow behave? What would make an animal an…

  • Nowhere Left to Go: How Climate Change Is Driving Species to the Ends of the Earth

    Nowhere Left to Go: How Climate Change Is Driving Species to the Ends of the Earth

    Inbunden - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781615198610

    The climate is warming. Humans are destroying habitats and spreading environmental toxins. Nature is on the run. As humans accelerate global warming--while laying waste to the environment to erect cities and roads and clear wilderness for farmland-…

  • Lifestyles and Feeding Biology

    Lifestyles and Feeding Biology

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199797028

    This second volume in the Natural History of the Crustacea series examines how crustaceans-the different body shapes and adaptations of which are described in volume 1-make a living in the wide range of environments they inhabit, and how they exploi…

  • Drug and Alcohol Use

    Drug and Alcohol Use
    av Stanley Einstein

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781489908902

    This book is the outcome of the First International Congress on Drugs and Alcohol to be held in Israel. Both the conference and this volume grew out of the need to overcome the specious man-made barriers which continue to separate intervention plans…

  • Dogology

    Dogology
    av Stefan Gates

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781787136335

    Dogology explores the bizarre and very funny world of canine science.Vital questions answered include:Why do dogs fart (but cats don’t)?Do dogs feel guilt, love, happiness or jealousy?What does it mean when a dog wags its tail more to the righ…

  • The Chinese Alligator

    The Chinese Alligator
    av John Thorbjarnarson

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801893483

    The rare and endangered Chinese alligator has long held a prominent place in Chinese culture and mythology. Here John Thorbjarnarson and Xiaoming Wang, who have been at the forefront of efforts to conserve these remarkable creatures, provide compreh…

  • Such Small Hands: An Anti-Aversives Primer

    Such Small Hands: An Anti-Aversives Primer
    av Rain Jordan

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781935716464

    Written with the layperson reader in mind, Such Small Hands explores how our current pet culture exists in a state of contradiction and dissonance, how this condition fuels an underlying feeling of despair across the culture, and what can be done to…

  • Reproductive Skew in Vertebrates

    Reproductive Skew in Vertebrates

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521864091

    Reproductive skew is the study of how reproduction is partitioned in animal societies. In many social animals reproduction is shared unequally and leads to a reproductive skew among group members. Skew theory investigates the genetic and ecological…

  • The Psychology of Dog Ownership

    The Psychology of Dog Ownership
    av Theresa Barlow

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815362449

    What are the benefits of owning a dog on health and well-being? Why does a ‘problem dog’ behave as it does and how can owners deal with unwanted behaviour? How do dogs communicate with humans and each other? The Psychology of Dog Ownersh…

  • The Psychology of Dog Ownership

    The Psychology of Dog Ownership
    av Theresa Barlow

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815362432

    What are the benefits of owning a dog on health and well-being? Why does a ‘problem dog’ behave as it does and how can owners deal with unwanted behaviour? How do dogs communicate with humans and each other? The Psychology of Dog Ownersh…

  • Feeding and Digestive Functions in Fishes

    Feeding and Digestive Functions in Fishes

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781578083756

    Understanding the biology of the innumerable number of aquatic species on our planet is the focus of sustained research efforts. Environmental degradation, management or rehabilitation of wild stocks, and the forecasted climatic changes are fueling…

  • Animal Behaviour

    Animal Behaviour

    Övrigt - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847875396

    The study of animal behaviour is a dynamic and vibrant field in contemporary psychology schools which has seen rapid growth and diversification throughout the last century. It forms a major area of study and research not only in cognitive, experimen…

  • Bird Migration and Global Change

    Bird Migration and Global Change
    av George W. Cox

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781597266871

    Changes in seasonal movements and population dynamics of migratory birds in response to ongoing changes resulting from global climate changes are a topic of great interest to conservation scientists and birdwatchers around the world. Because of thei…

  • Bird Migration and Global Change

    Bird Migration and Global Change
    av George W. Cox

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781597266888

    Changes in seasonal movements and population dynamics of migratory birds in response to ongoing changes resulting from global climate changes are a topic of great interest to conservation scientists and birdwatchers around the world. Because of thei…

  • The Neurobiology of Parental Behavior

    The Neurobiology of Parental Behavior
    av Michael Numan

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780387004983

    In addition to filling a need within the field of parental behavior, this book contributes importantly to the growing area of emotional and motivational neuroscience. A major part of neuroscience research at the whole organism level has been focused…

  • Phasmid

    Phasmid
    av Rohan Cleave

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781486301126

    Phasmid is the amazing true story of the Lord Howe Island Phasmid, or Stick Insect. Believed to be extinct for nearly 80 years, the phasmids were rediscovered on Balls Pyramid, a volcanic outcrop 23 kilometres off the coast of Lord Howe Island, Aust…

  • Social Behaviour in Animals

    Social Behaviour in Animals
    av N. Tinbergen

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781848722989

    Originally published in 1953, this is a classic study in animal behaviour, drawing on the author’s own extraordinary studies of insects, fish, and birds, as well as on the literature. The concept ‘community’ is taken in its widest…

  • Nests, Eggs, and Incubation

    Nests, Eggs, and Incubation

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198718666

    Nests, Eggs, and Incubation brings together a global team of leading authorities to provide a comprehensive overview of the fascinating and diverse field of avian reproduction. Starting with a new assessment of the evolution of avian reproductive bi…

  • Nests, Eggs, and Incubation

    Nests, Eggs, and Incubation

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198791683

    Nests, Eggs, and Incubation brings together a global team of leading authorities to provide a comprehensive overview of the fascinating and diverse field of avian reproduction. Starting with a new assessment of the evolution of avian reproductive bi…

  • Continuities and Discontinuities in Development

    Continuities and Discontinuities in Development

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781461296904

    "Continuities and Discontinuities in Development" was the theme for the Second Biennial DPRG Retreat, a three-day meeting held at Estes Park, Colorado, in June 1982. The meeting was sponsored by the Devel­ opmental Psychobiology Research Group (DPRG…

  • Handbook of Clinical Child Neuropsychology

    Handbook of Clinical Child Neuropsychology
    av Cecil R. Reynolds

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781489968098

    The past decade has brought important advances in our understanding of the brain, particularly its influence on the behavior, emotions, and personality of children and adolescents. In the tradition of its predecessors, the third edition of the Handb…

  • The Age of the Horse

    The Age of the Horse
    av Susanna Forrest

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780802127976

    Fifty-six million years ago, the proto-horse was a "twelve-pound runt" that balanced on feet with four toes. The first glimpse we have of what he looked like and how he was evolving are images found painted across the Paleolithic Lascaux Cave in sou…

  • The Age of the Horse

    The Age of the Horse
    av Susanna Forrest

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780802126511

    An essential book for anyone who's ever been captivated by horses, The Age of the Horse is a breathtaking exploration of the enduring connection between humans and Equus caballus. Equestrian expert Susanna Forrest presents a unique, sweeping panoram…

  • Milk Production Management

    Milk Production Management
    av Prafullakumar V. Patil

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367627379

    Milk Production Management, as the name implies, provides the information on different aspects related to Milk Production Management. The information in this book will be of practical utility for actual feeding of animals e.g. chapters on various ra…

  • Gotta Love God's ... Pets in the Pews

    Gotta Love God's ... Pets in the Pews
    av Samuel John Geisler

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781545625637

  • Why Animals Matter

    Why Animals Matter
    av CBE,, Marian Stamp Dawkins

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199587827

    In a world increasingly concerned with climate change, food security, and other human issues, the welfare of non-human animals is in danger of being overlooked and side-lined. Using the latest scientific research on animal consciousness and emotions…

  • The Other Insect Societies

    The Other Insect Societies
    av James T. Costa

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674021631

    Asked to name an insect society, most of us--whether casual or professional students of nature--quickly point to one of the so-called eusocial marvels: the ant colony, the beehive, the termite mound, the wasp nest. Each is awe-inspiring in its divis…

  • What Insects Do, and Why

    What Insects Do, and Why

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691217697

    A beautifully illustrated look at the lives and mind-boggling behaviors of insects What Insects Do, and Why takes you on an unforgettable tour of the insect world, presenting these amazing creatures as you have never seen them before. This stunningl…

  • Primate Behavior and Human Origins

    Primate Behavior and Human Origins
    av Glenn E. King

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138853171

    This comprehensive introduction demonstrates the theoretical perspectives and concepts that are applied to primate behavior, and explores the relevance of non-human primates to understanding human behavior. Using a streamlined and student-friendly t…

  • Primate Behavior and Human Origins

    Primate Behavior and Human Origins
    av Glenn E. King

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138853164

    This comprehensive introduction demonstrates the theoretical perspectives and concepts that are applied to primate behavior, and explores the relevance of non-human primates to understanding human behavior. Using a streamlined and student-friendly t…