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  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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.

  • 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…

  • 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.…

  • What's My Dog Thinking?

    What's My Dog Thinking?
    av Hannah Molloy

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241435830

    Discover the true meaning of dog behaviour to form the deepest bond with your canine companion. What does it really mean when a dog rolls over and shows their tummy? They're not always looking for a belly rub... Drawing on the latest research in do…

  • An Introduction to Human?Animal Relationships

    An Introduction to Human?Animal Relationships
    av Clive R. Hollin

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367277598

    An Introduction to Human–Animal Relationships is a comprehensive introduction to the field of human–animal interaction from a psychological perspective across a wide range of themes. Hollin examines the topic of the relationships betwee…

  • An Introduction to Human?Animal Relationships

    An Introduction to Human?Animal Relationships
    av Clive R. Hollin

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367277574

    An Introduction to Human–Animal Relationships is a comprehensive introduction to the field of human–animal interaction from a psychological perspective across a wide range of themes. Hollin examines the topic of the relationships betwee…

  • Comparative Psychology of Invertebrates

    Comparative Psychology of Invertebrates

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815321965

    First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

  • Courtship

    Courtship
    av Margaret Bastock

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780202309118

    This concise but thorough study of courtship behavior in fish, birds, and arthropods is the first rigorous examination of the evolutionary origins and mechanisms of courtship and its contribution to biological success. Demonstrating the fruitfulness…

  • Prevention of Alcohol Abuse

    Prevention of Alcohol Abuse

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781461296560

    The abuse of alcohol presents a major health problem throughout the world. Until recently both clinical and research efforts have been geared toward treatment and rehabilitation of alcoholism. With the growing num­ ber of problem drinkers entering t…

  • An Introduction to Hormones and Behavior

    An Introduction to Hormones and Behavior

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781516574261

  • Biosocial Bases of Violence

    Biosocial Bases of Violence

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781475746501

    Proceedings of a NATO ASI held in Rhodes, Greece, May 12-21, 1996

  • Behaviour and Management of European Ungulates

    Behaviour and Management of European Ungulates
    av Rory Putman

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781849951227

    Ungulates are an extraordinarily important group of animals worldwide, at many levels - in their remarkable biodiversity; in many cases, as keystone species with a disproportionate effect on the functioning of the wider ecological systems of which t…

  • The Gestural Communication of Apes and Monkeys

    The Gestural Communication of Apes and Monkeys

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780805853650

    The Gestural Communication of Apes and Monkeys is an intriguing compilation of naturalistic and experimental research conducted over the course of 20 years on gestural communication in primates, as well as a comparison to what is known about the voc…

  • The Gestural Communication of Apes and Monkeys

    The Gestural Communication of Apes and Monkeys

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780805862782

    The Gestural Communication of Apes and Monkeys is an intriguing compilation of naturalistic and experimental research conducted over the course of 20 years on gestural communication in primates, as well as a comparison to what is known about the voc…

  • 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.

  • Welfare of Farmed Fish in Present and Future Production Systems

    Welfare of Farmed Fish in Present and Future Production Systems

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789401781060

    The book, entitled “Welfare of farmed fish in present and future production systems”, summarises the view of more than 80 experts in the field of fish welfare, collected over a period of more than five years in an international network e…

  • Avian Cognition

    Avian Cognition

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107465466

    The cognitive abilities of birds are remarkable: hummingbirds integrate spatial and temporal information about food sources, day-old chicks have a sense of numbers, parrots can make and use tools, and ravens have sophisticated insights in social rel…

  • Das Mysterium der Tiere

    Das Mysterium der Tiere
    av Karsten Brensing

    Pocket - 2018 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783746635002

  • The Silken Thread: Five Insects and Their Impacts on Human History

    The Silken Thread: Five Insects and Their Impacts on Human History

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780197555583

    Insects are seldom mentioned in discussions surrounding human history, yet they have dramatically impacted today's societies. This book places them front and center, offering a multidisciplinary view of their significance. Diseases vectored by inse…

  • Oxytocin, Vasopressin and Related Peptides in the Regulation of Behavior

    Oxytocin, Vasopressin and Related Peptides in the Regulation of Behavior

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521190350

    The mammalian neurohypophyseal peptide hormones oxytocin and vasopressin act to mediate human social behavior - they affect trust and social relationships and have an influence on avoidance responses. Describing the evolutionary roots of the effects…

  • Oxytocin, Vasopressin and Related Peptides in the Regulation of Behavior

    Oxytocin, Vasopressin and Related Peptides in the Regulation of Behavior

    Pocket - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108705042

    The mammalian neurohypophyseal peptide hormones oxytocin and vasopressin act to mediate human social behavior - they affect trust and social relationships and have an influence on avoidance responses. Describing the evolutionary roots of the effects…

  • Comparative Social Evolution

    Comparative Social Evolution
    av B.J. Crespi

    Inbunden - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691009292

  • Comparative Social Evolution

    Comparative Social Evolution
    av B.J. Crespi

    Häftad - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691009308

  • World in My Mind, My Mind in the World

    World in My Mind, My Mind in the World
    av Igor Aleksander

    Pocket - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781845401023

    Not consciousness, but knowledge of consciousness: that is what this book communicates in a fascinating way. Consciousness is the thread that links the disappearing gorilla with the octopus suffering from a stomach ache, and the person under anaesth…

  • World in My Mind, My Mind in the World

    World in My Mind, My Mind in the World
    av Igor Aleksander

    Övrigt - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781845400217

    Not consciousness, but knowledge of consciousness: that is what this book communicates in a fascinating way. Consciousness is the thread that links the disappearing gorilla with the octopus suffering from a stomach ache, and the person under anaesth…

  • Ultrasonic Communication by Animals

    Ultrasonic Communication by Animals
    av G. Sales

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789401169035

    In recent years there has been a rapid increase in the understanding of communication between animals and this is perhaps especially true of bio-acoustics. In the last 35 years a completely new branch of bio­ acoustics, involving ultrasounds, has be…

  • Methoden Der Verhaltensbiologie

    Methoden Der Verhaltensbiologie
    av Marc Naguib

    Pocket - 2020 - Tyska - ISBN: 9783662604144

    Der Vogel singt morgens, weil...- es hell wird.- sich der Hormonstatus andert.- er damit Rivalen aus seinem Revier fern halt.- Weibchen durch den Gesang bei der Partnerwahl beeinflusst werden.Durch die Vielfalt von Ebenen, auf denen Tierverhalten un…

  • I Love You Mum

    I Love You Mum

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781781576793

    A mother's hug lasts for long after she lets go. There's nowhere warmer or safer than the embrace of a loving mother, and even as we grow older, our thoughts return again and again to the love we received as infants. Just like us, mums from the nat…

  • Rational Animals

    Rational Animals
    av Mark Okrent

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780821417447

    Rational Animals: The Teleological Roots of Intentionality offers an original account of the intentionality of human mental states, such as beliefs and desires. The account of intentionality in Rational Animals is broadly biological in its basis, em…

  • Economics in Nature

    Economics in Nature

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521650144

    Since the development of game theory, the analysis of animal behaviour using the theories of economics has become a growing field of biological research in which models of games and markets play an important role. Studies of sexual selection, inters…

  • Economics in Nature

    Economics in Nature

    Pocket - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521003995

    Since the development of game theory, the analysis of animal behaviour using the theories of economics has become a growing field of biological research in which models of games and markets play an important role. Studies of sexual selection, inters…

  • Insects and Society

    Insects and Society
    av Timothy D. Schowalter

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367419783

    Recommended in CHOICE, February 2021 Insects are all around us, outweighing humanity by 17 times. Many are nuisances; they compete with us for food and carry some of our most devastating diseases. Many common pests have been transported worldwide by…

  • Insects and Society

    Insects and Society
    av Timothy D. Schowalter

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780367347802

    Recommended in CHOICE, February 2021 Insects are all around us, outweighing humanity by 17 times. Many are nuisances; they compete with us for food and carry some of our most devastating diseases. Many common pests have been transported worldwide by…

  • Through A Window

    Through A Window
    av Jane Goodall

    Pocket - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781474615822

    From the world-famous expert on chimpanzees - the powerfully compelling sequel to the international bestseller IN THE SHADOW OF MAN: 'An instant animal classic' Time Equipped with little more than a notebook, binoculars, and her fascination with wil…

  • Homosexual Behaviour in Animals

    Homosexual Behaviour in Animals

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521864466

    Behavioural observations from both the field and captivity indicate that same-sex sexual interactions are widespread throughout the animal kingdom, and occur quite frequently in certain non-human species. Proximate studies of these phenomena have yi…

  • Homosexual Behaviour in Animals

    Homosexual Behaviour in Animals

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521182300

    Behavioural observations from both the field and captivity indicate that same-sex sexual interactions are widespread throughout the animal kingdom, and occur quite frequently in certain non-human species. Proximate studies of these phenomena have yi…

  • The Routledge Handbook of Animal Ethics

    The Routledge Handbook of Animal Ethics

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138095069

    There isn’t one conversation about animal ethics. Instead, there are several important ones that are scattered across many disciplines.This volume both surveys the field of animal ethics and draws professional philosophers, graduate students,…