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  • 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…

  • Understanding Animal Behaviour

    Understanding Animal Behaviour
    av Rory Putman

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849953306

    This accessible introduction to animal behaviour provides an authoritative yet reader-friendly guide for the interested naturalist. It presents current knowledge about the way animals behave and will enable the reader to derive more pleasure from th…

  • Advances in the Study of Behavior

    Advances in the Study of Behavior

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780123942883

    Advances in the Study of Behavior was initiated over 40 years ago to serve the increasing number of scientists engaged in the study of animal behavior. That number is still expanding. This volume makes another important "contribution to the developm…

  • Advances in the Study of Behavior

    Advances in the Study of Behavior

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780128245842

    Advances in the Study of Behavior, Volume 53 provides users with the latest insights in this ever-evolving field. New chapters in this release include Cooperative breeding in birds, Interactive singing in birds: What have we learned in the last 20 y…

  • Advances in the Study of Behavior

    Advances in the Study of Behavior

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780128171240

    Advances in the Study of Behavior, Volume 51, provides users with the latest insights in this ever-evolving field. Users will find new information on a variety of species, including The troublesome gift: the spermatophylax as a purveyor of sexual co…

  • Advances in the Study of Behavior

    Advances in the Study of Behavior

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780128002865

    Advances in the Study of Behavior was initiated over 40 years ago to serve the increasing number of scientists engaged in the study of animal behavior. That number is still expanding. This volume makes another important "contribution to the developm…

  • Advances in the Study of Behavior

    Advances in the Study of Behavior

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780123808967

    Advances in the Study of Behavior was initiated over 40 years ago to serve the increasing number of scientists engaged in the study of animal behavior. That number is still expanding. This volume makes another important "contribution to the developm…

  • Advances in the Study of Behavior

    Advances in the Study of Behavior

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780124071865

    Advances in the Study of Behavior was initiated over 40 years ago to serve the increasing number of scientists engaged in the study of animal behavior. That number is still expanding. This volume makes another important "contribution to the developm…

  • Advances in the Study of Behavior

    Advances in the Study of Behavior

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780128121214

    Advances in the Study of Behavior, Volume 49 provides users with the latest insights in this ever-evolving field. Users will find new information on a variety of species, including social behaviors in reptiles, the behavioral evidence of felt emotio…

  • La conducta de los organismos

    La conducta de los organismos

    Pocket - 2021 - Spanska - ISBN: 9788409317325

    La conducta de los organismos fue editado en espa ol en 1975 por la desaparecida Fontanella como parte de la m tica colecci n Conducta humana dirigida por Ram n Bay s, Joan Masana y Josep Toro, con una traducci n de Llu s Flaquer i Vilardeb . Agrade…

  • Predation in Organisms

    Predation in Organisms

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783540460442

    Predation is considered one of the distinct phenomena related to the interrelationships between species on the Earth. In general, predation is widespread not only in wildlife but also in marine environments where big fishes eat small fishes and othe…

  • Animal Cognition

    Animal Cognition
    av Nick Lund

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415252973

    Animal Cognition looks at how non-human animals process information from their environment. Nick Lund has written an accessible and engaging account of this area of comparative psychology. The book contains chapters on animal navigation (including h…

  • Animal Cognition

    Animal Cognition
    av Nick Lund

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415252980

    Animal Cognition looks at how non-human animals process information from their environment. Nick Lund has written an accessible and engaging account of this area of comparative psychology. The book contains chapters on animal navigation (including h…

  • Fruit Flies (Tephritidae)

    Fruit Flies (Tephritidae)

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780849312755

    Fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) are among the most destructive agricultural pests in the world, eating their way through acres and acres of citrus and other fruits at an alarming rate and forcing food and agriculture agencies to spend millions of…

  • Fruit Flies (Tephritidae)

    Fruit Flies (Tephritidae)

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367399108

    Fruit flies (Diptera: Tephritidae) are among the most destructive agricultural pests in the world, eating their way through acres and acres of citrus and other fruits at an alarming rate and forcing food and agriculture agencies to spend millions of…

  • A Concise Survey of Animal Behavior

    A Concise Survey of Animal Behavior
    av Erik A. Honore

    Häftad - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780123550651

    This work surveys the major ideas of animal behavior, but does not trivialize important issues or controversies. It covers the important issues of history, development, speciation, genetics, and even animal rights.

  • Keepers of the Wolves

    Keepers of the Wolves
    av Richard P. Thiel

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780299174743

    It was 1978, and there had been no resident timber wolves in Wisconsin for twenty years. Still, packs were active in neighboring Minnesota, and there was the occasional rumor from Wisconsin's northwestern countries of wolf sign or sightings. Had wol…

  • The Neuroscience of Animal Intelligence

    The Neuroscience of Animal Intelligence
    av E. M. Macphail

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780231061445

    This is a critical survey of the physiological approach to learning, memory and intelligence in animals. Emphasis has been placed on the implications of physiological research for theories of the intelligence processes of animals.

  • Cephalopod Behaviour

    Cephalopod Behaviour
    av Roger T. Hanlon

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521723701

    With their large brains, elaborate sense organs and complex behaviour, cephalopods are among the world's most highly evolved invertebrates. This second edition summarises the wealth of exciting new research data stemming from over five hundred paper…

  • Evacuation Modeling Trends

    Evacuation Modeling Trends

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319354675

    This book presents an overview of modeling definitions and concepts, theory on human behavior and human performance data, available tools and simulation approaches, model development, and application and validation methods. It considers the data and…

  • The Ascent of Birds

    The Ascent of Birds
    av John Reilly

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781784272036

    When and where did the ancestors of modern birds evolve? What enabled them to survive the meteoric impact that wiped out the dinosaurs? How did these early birds spread across the globe and give rise to the 10,600-plus species we recognise today ? f…

  • Biological Determinants of Reinforcement

    Biological Determinants of Reinforcement

    Inbunden - 1988 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780898595512

    This seventh volume, divided into four parts, addresses the biological determinates of reinforcement and memory. Covers topics in electrical brain stimulation, drugs and reinforcement, and cellular mechanisms.

  • Biology of Rove Beetles (Staphylinidae)

    Biology of Rove Beetles (Staphylinidae)

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030099435

    Rove beetles (Staphylinidae) are common elements of the soil biota, living in the litter and deeper soil layers. Although they are one of the most diverse and speciose groups of insects, no comprehensive books on their general evolution and ecology…

  • Extinct

    Extinct

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781486313716

    Australia is home to an incredible diversity of native animals. While Australian animals are among the most unique in the world, they are also among the most endangered, with hundreds currently on the brink of extinction. We must act quickly if we a…

  • Animal Communication and Noise

    Animal Communication and Noise

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783642414930

    The study of animal communication has led to significant progress in our general understanding of motor and sensory systems, evolution, and speciation. However, one often neglected aspect is that signal exchange in every modality is constrained by n…

  • Infanticide And Parental Care

    Infanticide And Parental Care

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783718655052

    First Published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

  • Early Learning in Man and Animal

    Early Learning in Man and Animal
    av W. Sluckin

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138557512

    Originally published in 1970, this is a survey of findings on the learning of young animals and human infants. In an attempt to discover some of the characteristic features of early learning, it examines all types of learning from conditioning and t…

  • Early Learning in Man and Animal

    Early Learning in Man and Animal
    av W. Sluckin

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138557352

    Originally published in 1970, this is a survey of findings on the learning of young animals and human infants. In an attempt to discover some of the characteristic features of early learning, it examines all types of learning from conditioning and t…

  • 30-Second Zoology

    30-Second Zoology
    av Mark Fellowes

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781782408536

    Learn all you need to know about the ecosystems, animals and environments which make up life on Earth in this simple, handy and informative guide! Endowed with abundant water, extraordinary ecoystems, varied climates and biomes, our planet is teemin…

  • Scatalog

    Scatalog

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781770079557

    Here's a quick and quirky identification guide to animal dung or droppings. Each animal group (carnivores, primates, antelope, rats and mice, reptiles, birds) is briefly introduced; but the main focus of this book is the photographs, mostly life-siz…

  • Desert Navigator

    Desert Navigator
    av Rudiger Wehner

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674045880

    Winner of the Association of American Publishers PROSE Award for Excellence in Biological and Life Sciences A world-renowned researcher of animal behavior reveals the extraordinary orienteering skills of desert ants, offering a thrilling account of…

  • Biology and Freedom

    Biology and Freedom
    av S. A. Barnett

    Inbunden - 1989 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521353168

    Biology and Freedom, first published in 1989, is an essay on human nature: an attempt to make a just assessment of a species often presented as predominantly and unavoidably violent, grasping, selfish and stupid. Likening human beings to animals is…

  • Biology and Freedom

    Biology and Freedom
    av S. A. Barnett

    Pocket - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521018203

    Biology and Freedom, first published in 1989, is an essay on human nature: an attempt to make a just assessment of a species often presented as predominantly and unavoidably violent, grasping, selfish and stupid. Likening human beings to animals is…

  • Cognitive Processes in Animal Behavior

    Cognitive Processes in Animal Behavior

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138562158

    Originally published in 1978, this book is a collection of chapters based on the papers read at a conference in 1976 at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The title starts with an introductory essay in which a metatheoretical and philosop…

  • Cognitive Processes in Animal Behavior

    Cognitive Processes in Animal Behavior

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138562233

    Originally published in 1978, this book is a collection of chapters based on the papers read at a conference in 1976 at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The title starts with an introductory essay in which a metatheoretical and philosop…

  • Bird Bonds

    Bird Bonds
    av Gisela Kaplan

    Pocket - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781760554200

  • Studying Captive Animals

    Studying Captive Animals
    av Paul A. Rees

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781118629352

    Studying Captive Animals outlines the methods that may be used to study the behaviour, welfare and ecology of animals living under the control of humans, including companion animals, feral populations, and those living on farms and in zoos. This boo…

  • Studying Captive Animals

    Studying Captive Animals
    av Paul A. Rees

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781118629369

    Studying Captive Animals outlines the methods that may be used to study the behaviour, welfare and ecology of animals living under the control of humans, including companion animals, feral populations, and those living on farms and in zoos. This boo…

  • A Philosopher with Nature

    A Philosopher with Nature
    av Benjamin Kidd

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138187696

    Benjamin Kidd (1858-1916), well-known for his ground-breaking application of social Darwinism in his premier work Social Evolution (1894), was a sociologist and a keen observer of nature. First published posthumously in 1921, A Philosopher with Natu…

  • Thirty-Three Ways of Looking at an Elephant

    Thirty-Three Ways of Looking at an Elephant

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781595348661

    Elephants have captivated the human imagination for as long as they have roamed the earth, appearing in writings and cultures from thousands of years ago and still much discussed today. In Thirty-Three Ways of Looking at an Elephant, veteran scienti…

  • Sensory Ecology, Behaviour, and Evolution

    Sensory Ecology, Behaviour, and Evolution
    av Martin Stevens

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199601776

    Throughout their lives animals must complete many tasks, including finding food, avoiding predators, attracting mates, and navigating through a complex and dynamic environment. Consequently, they have evolved a staggering array of sensory organs tha…

  • Sensory Ecology, Behaviour, and Evolution

    Sensory Ecology, Behaviour, and Evolution
    av Martin Stevens

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199601783

    Throughout their lives animals must complete many tasks, including finding food, avoiding predators, attracting mates, and navigating through a complex and dynamic environment. Consequently, they have evolved a staggering array of sensory organs tha…

  • Simulating Social Complexity

    Simulating Social Complexity

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783540938125

    Social systems are among the most complex known. This poses particular problems for those who wish to understand them. The complexity often makes analytic approaches infeasible and natural language approaches inadequate for relating intricate cause…

  • Advances in the Study of Behavior

    Advances in the Study of Behavior

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780120045389

    Advances in the Study of Behavior was initiated over 40 years ago to serve the increasing number of scientists engaged in the study of animal behavior. That number is still expanding. This volume makes another important "contribution to the developm…

  • Advances in the Study of Behavior

    Advances in the Study of Behavior

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780120045372

    Advances in the Study of Behavior was initiated over 40 years ago to serve the increasing number of scientists engaged in the study of animal behavior. That number is still expanding. This volume makes another important "contribution to the developm…

  • Advances in the Study of Behavior

    Advances in the Study of Behavior

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780120045365

    The aim of Advances in the Study of Behavior is to serve scientists engaged in the study of animal behavior, including psychologists, neuroscientists, biologists, ethologists, pharmacologists, endocrinologists, ecologists, and geneticists. Articles…

  • Advances in the Study of Behavior

    Advances in the Study of Behavior

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780128022764

    This is a special 50th year anniversary volume of Advances in the Study of Behavior with contributions from past and present editors and authors of the serial. Initiated 50 years ago, Advances in the Study of Behavior strives to serve the increasing…

  • Female Choices

    Female Choices
    av Meredith F. Small

    Pocket - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801483059

    The battle of the sexes can be explained at its deepest level, writes Meredith Small, as a war of different mating strategies. In her intriguing and provocative book about females and sex, Small concentrates on primates - the prosimians, monkeys, an…

  • Female Choices

    Female Choices
    av Meredith F. Small

    Inbunden - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801426544

  • Models of Adaptive Behaviour

    Models of Adaptive Behaviour
    av Alasdair I. Houston

    Inbunden - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521384803

    Models of Adaptive Behaviour sets out a framework for adaptive explanations of behaviour, and applies this to give analyses of a range of biological issues such as energetic gain, energy-predation trade-offs, dynamic games, state-dependent life hist…

  • Tool Use and Causal Cognition

    Tool Use and Causal Cognition

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199571154

    What cognitive abilities underpin the use of tools, and how are tools and their properties represented or understood by tool-users? Does the study of tool use provide us with a unique or distinctive source of information about the causal cognition o…

  • Life Upside Down

    Life Upside Down
    av Doug Gimesy and Heather Kiley

    3-6 år Inbunden - 2020 - ISBN: 9781922388001

  • Introduction to Hormones and Behavior

    Introduction to Hormones and Behavior

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781793545718

    An Introduction to Hormones and Behavior explores the ways in which hormones modulate behavior and vice versa. The volume focuses on the key principles of the topic and features original readings from classic studies, as well as more recent research…

  • Theories of Animal Memory

    Theories of Animal Memory

    Inbunden - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780898596366

    First published in 1986. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

  • Theories of Animal Memory

    Theories of Animal Memory

    Häftad - 1986 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780898596977

    First published in 1986. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

  • The Evolution of Insect Mating Systems

    The Evolution of Insect Mating Systems

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199678037

    Insects display a staggering diversity of mating and social behaviours. Studying these systems provides insights into a wide range of evolutionary and behavioural questions, such as the evolution of sex, sexual selection, sexual conflict, and parent…

  • The Evolution of Insect Mating Systems

    The Evolution of Insect Mating Systems

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199678020

    Insects display a staggering diversity of mating and social behaviours. Studying these systems provides insights into a wide range of evolutionary and behavioural questions, such as the evolution of sex, sexual selection, sexual conflict, and parent…

  • Animal Behavior

    Animal Behavior
    av John A. Byers

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781780742601

    Investigating a whole host of species from around the globe, the first short and affordable introduction to this growing field of study “Byers ultimately makes the reader yearn to join him and watch animals for a living… an excellent ex…

  • Fish Behavior in the Aquarium and in the Wild

    Fish Behavior in the Aquarium and in the Wild
    av Stephan Reebs

    Pocket - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801487729

    A home aquarium seems a peaceful place. Gazing at its inhabitants as they swim slowly through their small universe is a soothing, even hypnotic, experience. But this seeming tranquillity is only surface deep. Like their wild counterparts, these tiny…

  • Schwarmintelligenz

    Schwarmintelligenz
    av Heiko Hamann

    Häftad - 2019 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783662589601

    Dieses Buch veranschaulicht mithilfe mathematischer Modelle, wie man die kollektive Intelligenz nat rlicher Systeme untersucht und anschlie end in intelligente Algorithmen und Roboterschw rme bersetzt. Menschen nutzen Tiere seit Jahrtausenden zur Un…

  • Cooperation and Prosocial Behaviour

    Cooperation and Prosocial Behaviour

    Pocket - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521399999

    An increasing number of people accept competitiveness as a basis for living. However, while competitiveness may have its place, cooperation is more important in many contexts, and interpersonal relationships are the most important elements in our li…

  • Cooperation and Prosocial Behaviour

    Cooperation and Prosocial Behaviour

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521391108

    An increasing number of people accept competitiveness as a basis for living. However, while competitiveness may have its place, cooperation is more important in many contexts, and interpersonal relationships are the most important elements in our li…

  • A Natural History of Families

    A Natural History of Families
    av Scott Forbes

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691130354

    Why do baby sharks, hyenas, and pelicans kill their siblings? Why do beetles and mice commit infanticide? Why are twins and birth defects more common in older human mothers? A Natural History of Families concisely examines what behavioral ecologists…

  • Perspectives in Ethology

    Perspectives in Ethology

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780306436512

    These essays are primarily concerned with the character of ethological research in the context of conflicts between animal and human interests. Specifically, to what extent is the projection into animals of human feelings a useful means to understan…

  • The Behavioral Neuroscience of Drug Discrimination

    The Behavioral Neuroscience of Drug Discrimination

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030075071

    The goal for this volume is to provide an up-to-date review of the discriminative stimulus properties of major psychoactive drug classes with an emphasis on how this paradigm enhances our understanding of these drugs and how these findings translate…

  • Developmental Biology and Larval Ecology

    Developmental Biology and Larval Ecology

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190648954

    This is the seventh volume of a ten-volume series on The Natural History of the Crustacea. Chapters in this volume synthesize our current understanding of early crustacean development from the egg through the embryonic and larval phase. The first pa…

  • The Inner Life of Animals: Love, Grief, and Compassion--Surprising Observations of a Hidden World

    The Inner Life of Animals: Love, Grief, and Compassion--Surprising Observations of a Hidden World
    av Peter Wohlleben

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771648028

    From the New York Times-bestselling author of The Hidden Life of Trees.The Inner Life of Animals will rock your world. This book shows us that animals think, feel and know in much the same way as we do.--Sy Montgomery, bestselling author of The Soul…

  • Mating Systems and Strategies

    Mating Systems and Strategies
    av Stephen M. Shuster

    Pocket - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691049311

    This book presents the first unified conceptual and statistical framework for understanding the evolution of reproductive strategies. Using the concept of the opportunity for sexual selection, the authors illustrate how and why sexual selection, tho…

  • The Study of Behavior

    The Study of Behavior
    av Jerry A. Hogan

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107191976

    Behavior studies now span a variety of sub-disciplines, including behavioral ecology, neuroscience, cognitive psychology and evolutionary developmental biology. While the fields' rapid growth has led to startling new insights into animal behavior, i…

  • The Science of Animal Welfare

    The Science of Animal Welfare
    av Marian Stamp Dawkins

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198848981

    What is animal welfare? Why has it proved so difficult to find a definition that everyone can agree on? This concise and accessible guide is for anyone who is interested in animals and who has wondered how we can assess their welfare scientifically.…

  • The Science of Animal Welfare

    The Science of Animal Welfare
    av Marian Stamp Dawkins

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198848998

    What is animal welfare? Why has it proved so difficult to find a definition that everyone can agree on? This concise and accessible guide is for anyone who is interested in animals and who has wondered how we can assess their welfare scientifically.…