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  • Djurens språk : det hemliga samtalet i naturens värld

    Djurens språk : det hemliga samtalet i naturens värld
    av Eva Meijer

    Pocket - 2020 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789127167377

    Hur låter valars kärlekssång? Hur kan en hund lära sig namnet på över tusen föremål? Hur fungerar fågelsångens grammatik? Och vad menar fladdermössen med sitt surrande i sommarnatten? Djurens sätt att kommunicera var länge ett mysterium, men på sena…

  • Hur tänker din katt?

    Hur tänker din katt?
    av Bo Söderström

    Inbunden - 2019 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789178870066

    När blev vildkatten tam? Var vill din katt bli klappad för att må extra bra? Hur ska du undvika att din älskling krafsar på finmöbeln? I denna bok får du svar på dessa frågor och många därtill. Trots att det under de senaste åren skett häpnadsväckan…

  • Hur tänker din katt?

    Hur tänker din katt?
    av Bo Söderström

    Inbunden - 2016 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789174245349

    När blev vildkatten tam? Var vill din katt bli klappad för att må extra bra? Hur ska du undvika att din älskling krafsar på finmöbeln? I denna bok får du svar på dessa frågor och många därtill. Trots att det under de senaste åren skett häpnadsväckan…

  • Dinosaurs

    Dinosaurs
    av David E. Fastovsky

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781316501153

    The ideal textbook for non-science majors, this lively and engaging introduction encourages students to ask questions, assess data critically and think like a scientist. Building on the success of the previous editions, Dinosaurs has been reorganise…

  • Dinosaurs

    Dinosaurs
    av David E. Fastovsky

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107135376

    The ideal textbook for non-science majors, this lively and engaging introduction encourages students to ask questions, assess data critically and think like a scientist. Building on the success of the previous editions, Dinosaurs has been reorganise…

  • Elephants

    Elephants
    av Hannah Mumby

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780008331689

    Elephants are as unique as people. They can be clever and curious or headstrong and impulsive, shy or sociable. Learn to know them as individuals as well as a species in this evocative account of years spent studying elephant behaviour in the wild.W…

  • Kattens hemliga språk : lär dig att förstå och kommunicera med din katt

    Kattens hemliga språk : lär dig att förstå och kommunicera med din katt
    av Susanne Schötz

    Inbunden - 2019 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789137152837

    Så lär du dig att förstå din katt! I ”Kattens hemliga språk” visar språkforskaren Susanne Schötz hur katter kommunicerar med varandra och med människor. På ett underhållande och lättillgängligt sätt berättar hon vad katten menar när den…

  • Dog Behaviour, Evolution, and Cognition

    Dog Behaviour, Evolution, and Cognition
    av Adam Miklosi

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198787778

    This is the first book to collate and synthesize the recent burgeoning primary research literature on dog behaviour, evolution, and cognition. The author presents a new ecological approach to the understanding of dog behaviour, demonstrating how dog…

  • Metazoa: Animal Life and the Birth of the Mind

    Metazoa: Animal Life and the Birth of the Mind
    av Peter Godfrey-Smith

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780374207946

    Enthralling . . . breathtaking . . . Metazoa brings an extraordinary and astute look at our own mind's essential link to the animal world. --The New York Times Book Review (Editors' Choice) A great book . . . Godfrey-Smith is] brilliant at describin…

  • Metazoa: Animal Life and the Birth of the Mind

    Metazoa: Animal Life and the Birth of the Mind
    av Peter Godfrey-Smith

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781250800268

    Enthralling . . . breathtaking . . . Metazoa brings an extraordinary and astute look at our own mind's essential link to the animal world. --The New York Times Book Review (Editors' Choice) A great book . . . Godfrey-Smith is] brilliant at describin…

  • The Ethology of Domestic Animals

    The Ethology of Domestic Animals

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786391650

    Completely updated, revised and redesigned in colour throughout, this classic bestselling text continues to provide a concise introduction to the important fundamentals of animal behaviour from genetics, physiology, motivation, learning and cognitio…

  • An Introduction to Animal Behaviour

    An Introduction to Animal Behaviour
    av Aubrey Manning

    Häftad - 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…

  • Djurens språk : det hemliga samtalet i naturens värld

    Djurens språk : det hemliga samtalet i naturens värld
    av Eva Meijer

    Inbunden - 2019 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789176811672

    Hur låter valars kärlekssång? Hur kan en hund lära sig namnet på över tusen föremål? Hur fungerar fågelsångens grammatik? Och vad menar fladdermössen med sitt surrande i sommarnatten? Djurens sätt att kommunicera var länge ett mysterium, men på sena…

  • Kinship with All Life

    Kinship with All Life
    av J. Allen Boone

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780060609122

    Is there a universal language of love, a "kinship with all life" that can open new horizons of experience? Example after example in this unique classic -- from "Strongheart" the actor-dog to "Freddie" the fly -- resounds with entertaining and inspir…

  • Spider Behaviour

    Spider Behaviour

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521749275

    Spiders are often underestimated as suitable behavioural models because of the general belief that due to their small brains their behaviour is innate and mostly invariable. Challenging this assumption, this fascinating book shows that rather than h…

  • Spider Behaviour

    Spider Behaviour

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521765299

    Spiders are often underestimated as suitable behavioural models because of the general belief that due to their small brains their behaviour is innate and mostly invariable. Challenging this assumption, this fascinating book shows that rather than h…

  • Systems Biology: A Very Short Introduction

    Systems Biology: A Very Short Introduction
    av Eberhard O. Voit

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198828372

    Systems biology came about as growing numbers of engineers and scientists from other fields created algorithms which supported the analysis of biological data in incredible quantities. Whereas biologists of the past had been forced to study one item…

  • How the Zebra Got Its Stripes: Darwinian Stories Told Through Evolutionary Biology

    How the Zebra Got Its Stripes: Darwinian Stories Told Through Evolutionary Biology
    av Léo Grasset

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781681774145

    France's brightest young scientist lucidly explains the intricacies of the animal kingdom through the lens of evolutionary biology. Why do giraffes have such long necks? Why are zebras striped? And why does the clitoris of the female hyena exactly r…

  • Life Everlasting: The Animal Way of Death

    Life Everlasting: The Animal Way of Death
    av Bernd Heinrich

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780544002265

    "Bernd Heinrich is one of the finest naturalists of our time. Life Everlasting shines with the authenticity and originality that are unique to a life devoted to natural history in the field."--Edward O. Wilson, author of The Future of Life and The S…

  • Mama's Last Hug: Animal Emotions and What They Tell Us about Ourselves

    Mama's Last Hug: Animal Emotions and What They Tell Us about Ourselves
    av Frans de Waal

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393357837

    Mama's Last Hug is a fascinating exploration of the rich emotional lives of animals, beginning with Mama, a chimpanzee matriarch who formed a deep bond with biologist Jan van Hooff. Her story and others like it--from dogs "adopting" the injuries of…

  • An Introduction to Behavioural Ecology

    An Introduction to Behavioural Ecology
    av Nicholas B. Davies

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781405114165

    Additional resources for this book can be found at: www.wiley.com/go/davies/behaviouralecology This textbook helped to define the field of Behavioural Ecology. In this fourth edition the text has been completely revised, with new chapters and many n…

  • Essential Animal Behavior

    Essential Animal Behavior
    av Graham Scott

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780632057993

    Essential Animal Behavior provides a comprehensive introduction to all areas of the subject: from the genetic and neurobiological control of behavior to the learning, development, and function of behavior in an evolutionary context. Social behaviour…

  • The Emotional Lives of Animals

    The Emotional Lives of Animals
    av Marc Bekoff

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781577316299

    Based on award-winning scientist Marc Bekoff's years studying social communication in a wide range of species, this important book shows that animals have rich emotional lives. Bekoff skillfully blends extraordinary stories of animal joy, empathy, g…

  • Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are?

    Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are?
    av Frans de Waal

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393353662

    What separates your mind from an animal's? Maybe you think it's your ability to design tools, your sense of self, or your grasp of past and future-all traits that have helped us define ourselves as the planet's preeminent species. But in recent deca…

  • Behavioural Biology of Dogs

    Behavioural Biology of Dogs
    av Per Jensen

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781845931872

    Written by experts in different areas, this book presents an up-to-date account of the behavioural biology of dogs. Split in 3 parts, the book addresses the specific aspects of behavioural biology. The first part deals with the evolution and develop…

  • Ecology

    Ecology
    av Michael Begon

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781119279358

    A definitive guide to the depth and breadth of the ecological sciences, revised and updatedThe revised and updated fifth edition of Ecology: From Individuals to Ecosystems - now in full colour - offers students and practitioners a review of the ecol…

  • How Zoologists Organize Things

    How Zoologists Organize Things
    av David Bainbridge

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780711252264

    Humankind's fascination with the animal kingdom began as a matter of survival - differentiating the edible from the toxic, the ferocious from the tractable. Since then, our compulsion to catalogue wildlife has played a key role in growing our unders…

  • Principles of Animal Communication

    Principles of Animal Communication
    av Jack W. Bradbury

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780878930456

    Now with over 90% new citations, the text emphasises the general principles that apply broadly across taxa and modalities. The topics covered range from the physics and physiology of signal production, propagation, and reception, to complications ar…

  • Animal Learning and Cognition

    Animal Learning and Cognition
    av John M. Pearce

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781841696560

    Animal Learning and Cognition: An Introduction provides an up-to-date review of the principal findings from more than a century of research into animal intelligence. This new edition has been expanded to take account of the many exciting development…

  • Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are?

    Are We Smart Enough to Know How Smart Animals Are?
    av Frans De Waal

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393246186

    What separates your mind from an animal's? Maybe you think it's your ability to design tools, your sense of self, or your grasp of past and future-all traits that have helped us define ourselves as the planet's preeminent species. But in recent deca…

  • Animal Behavior

    Animal Behavior
    av Dustin Rubenstein

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781605358949

    A comparative and integrative overview of how and why animals as diverse as insects and humans behave the way that they do, linking behaviors to the brain, genes, and hormones, as well as to the surrounding ecological and social environments.

  • Cry of the Kalahari

    Cry of the Kalahari
    av Mark Owens

    Häftad - 1993 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780395647806

    This is the story of the Owens' travel and life in the Kalahari Desert. Here they met and studied unique animals and were confronted with danger from drought, fire, storms, and the animals they loved. This best-selling book is for both travelers and…

  • Animal: Exploring the Zoological World

    Animal: Exploring the Zoological World
    av Phaidon Editors

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780714876818

    Explore the beauty and diversity of the animal world through more than 300 captivating images from across time and from every corner of the globeAnimal: Exploring the Zoological World is a visually stunning and broad-ranging survey that explores and…

  • Zoo Animals

    Zoo Animals
    av Geoff Hosey

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199693528

    The keeping of zoo animals is a central tool in the conservation of some of the world's most fascinating, yet threatened, species. But how do zoos operate on a day-to-day basis? What are the key challenges they face in trying to feed, manage, and ke…

  • Domesticated

    Domesticated
    av Richard C. Francis

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393353037

    The wolf evolved into the Pekingese, the wildcat into the tabby cat and the auroch into the milk-producing cow. This happened through the process called "domestication". Domesticated creatures have served us well- without them, civilisation as we kn…

  • Domesticated

    Domesticated
    av Richard C. Francis

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393064605

    The wolf evolved into the Pekingese, the wildcat into the tabby cat and the auroch into the milk-producing cow. This happened through the process called "domestication". Domesticated creatures have served us well- without them, civilisation as we kn…

  • Wildlife of Madagascar

    Wildlife of Madagascar
    av Ken Behrens

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691161716

    The Indian Ocean island of Madagascar is one of the world's great natural treasures and ecotourism destinations. Despite being an island, it is home to nearly an entire continent's variety of species, from the famous lemurs to a profusion of bizarre…

  • The Book of Barely Imagined Beings

    The Book of Barely Imagined Beings
    av Caspar Henderson

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226213200

    From medieval bestiaries to Borges's Book of Imaginary Beings, we've long been enchanted by extraordinary animals, be they terrifying three-headed dogs or asps impervious to a snake charmer's song. But bestiaries are more than just zany zoology--the…

  • Barn Owls

    Barn Owls
    av Alexandre Roulin

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107165755

    With heart-shaped face, buff back and wings, and pure white underparts, the barn owl is a distinctive and much-loved bird which has fascinated people from many cultures throughout history. How did the barn owl colonise the world? What adaptations ha…

  • Game Theory in Biology

    Game Theory in Biology
    av John M. McNamara

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198815785

    The principles of game theory apply to a wide range of topics in biology. This book presents the central concepts in evolutionary game theory and provides an authoritative and up-to-date account. The focus is on concepts that are important for biolo…

  • Game Theory in Biology

    Game Theory in Biology
    av John M. McNamara

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198815778

    The principles of game theory apply to a wide range of topics in biology. This book presents the central concepts in evolutionary game theory and provides an authoritative and up-to-date account. The focus is on concepts that are important for biolo…

  • The Book of Barely Imagined Beings: A 21st-Century Bestiary

    The Book of Barely Imagined Beings: A 21st-Century Bestiary
    av Caspar Henderson

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847082442

    An entrancing guide to the world's most far-fetched creatures - a unique blend of cutting-edge science and philosophical meditation on what we humans can learn from the extraordinary animals around us. From Axolotl to Zebrafish, discover a host of b…

  • Marine Ecology

    Marine Ecology

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198717850

    Striking full colour illustrations and photographs bring this integrated and stimulating survey of marine ecology to life. Through its unique structure, Marine Ecology: Processes, Systems, and Impacts offers a systems-orientated approach from a trul…

  • 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

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781771643016

    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 So…

  • Parasite Rex (with a New Epilogue): Inside the Bizarre World of Nature'sMost Dangerous Creatures

    Parasite Rex (with a New Epilogue): Inside the Bizarre World of Nature'sMost Dangerous Creatures
    av Zimmer

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780743200110

    For decades parasites were the pariahs of science. Only recently have biologists begun to appreciate that these diverse and complex organisms are the most highly evolved life forms on earth. In this work, Carl Zimmer takes the reader on a tour of th…

  • End of the Megafauna

    End of the Megafauna
    av Ross D E MacPhee

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780393249293

    Until a few thousand years ago, creatures-"megafauna"-that could have been from a sci-fi thriller roamed the earth. With a handful of exceptions, all are now gone.Ross MacPhee explores the question of what caused the disappearance of these prehistor…

  • Writing Scientific Research Articles

    Writing Scientific Research Articles
    av Margaret Cargill

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781118570708

    This book shows scientists how to apply their analysis and synthesis skills to overcoming the challenge of how to write, as well as what to write, to maximise their chances of publishing in international scientific journals. The book uses analysis o…

  • Writing Scientific Research Articles

    Writing Scientific Research Articles
    av Margaret Cargill

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781118570692

    This book shows scientists how to apply their analysis and synthesis skills to overcoming the challenge of how to write, as well as what to write, to maximise their chances of publishing in international scientific journals. The book uses analysis o…

  • The Animals' Agenda

    The Animals' Agenda
    av Jessica Pierce

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780807045206

    A compelling argument that the time has come to use what we know about the fascinating and diverse inner lives of other animals on their behalf Every day we are learning new and surprising facts about just how intelligent and emotional animals are--…

  • Crap Taxidermy

    Crap Taxidermy
    av Kat Su

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781607748205

    A humorous look at what happens when taxidermy goes terribly wrong, by the founder of the hit website crappytaxidermy.com. A relaxed toad enjoying a smoke and a brew. A cat with eerily flexible front legs. A smiling lion with receding gums. Whether…

  • Chimpanzee Politics

    Chimpanzee Politics
    av Frans de Waal

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801886560

    The first edition of Frans de Waal's Chimpanzee Politics was acclaimed not only by primatologists for its scientific achievement but also by politicians, business leaders, and social psychologists for its remarkable insights into the most basic huma…

  • Chaser: Unlocking the Genius of the Dog Who Knows a Thousand Words

    Chaser: Unlocking the Genius of the Dog Who Knows a Thousand Words
    av John W. Pilley, Hilary Hinzmann

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780544334595

    A New York Times Bestseller "The most scientifically important dog in over a century." --Brian Hare Chaser has fascinated dog lovers and scientists alike. Her story reveals the potential for taking out dialogue with dogs well beyond "fetch." When…

  • Chaser: Unlocking the Genius of the Dog Who Knows a Thousand Words

    Chaser: Unlocking the Genius of the Dog Who Knows a Thousand Words
    av John W. Pilley, Hilary Hinzmann

    Övrigt - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781522694748

    The amazing story of a very smart Border collie who is redefining animal intelligence. Chaser has a way with words. She knows over a thousand of them--more than any other animal of any species except humans. In addition to common nouns like house, b…

  • A Dictionary of Animal Behaviour

    A Dictionary of Animal Behaviour
    av David McFarland

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198607212

    Did you know that chickens have different alarm calls for different predators?This fascinating dictionary covers every aspect of animal behaviour and includes terms from the related fields of ecology, physiology and psychology. Clear, concise entrie…

  • Allowed to Grow Old

    Allowed to Grow Old

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226391373

    There's nothing quite like a relationship with an aged pet-a dog or cat who has been at our side for years, forming an ineffable bond. Pampered pets, however, are a rarity among animals who have been domesticated. Farm animals, for example, are usua…

  • The Japanese Macaques

    The Japanese Macaques

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9784431546849

    Japanese macaques (Macaca fuscata) have been studied by primatologists since 1948, and considerable knowledge of the primate has been accumulated to elucidate the adaptation of the species over time and to distinct environments in Japan. The Japanes…

  • Exotic Animal Medicine

    Exotic Animal Medicine
    av Lance Jepson

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780323328494

    Exotic pets are more popular than ever before, so make sure you are ready to care for everything from rats to songbirds with Exotic Animal Medicine: A Quick Reference Guide, 2nd Edition. Expanded with three all new chapters and updated content, this…

  • Babylon's Ark

    Babylon's Ark
    av Lawrence Anthony

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780312382155

    When the Iraq war began, conservationist Lawrence Anthony could think of only one thing: the fate of the Baghdad Zoo, located in the city centre and caught in the war's crossfire. Once Anthony entered Baghdad he discovered that full-scale combat and…