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Author Goodenough, Judith.

Title Perspectives on animal behavior / Judith Goodenough, Betty McGuire, Robert A. Wallace
Edition Second edition
Published New York ; Chichester : Wiley, [2001]


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 W'PONDS  591.5 Goo/Poa 2001  AVAILABLE
Description xiv, 542 pages : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 29 cm
Contents Machine derived contents note: Approaches To The Study Of Animal Behavior. -- History of the Study of Animal Behavior. -- Genetic Analysis of Behavior. -- Natural Selection and Ecological Analysis of Behavior. -- Learning. -- Physiological Analysis--Nerve Cells and Behavior. -- Physiological Analysis of Behavior--The Endocrine System. -- The Development of Behavior. -- Behavior Of Individual Surviving In Environment. -- Biological Clocks. -- Mechanisms of Orientation. -- The Ecology and Evolution of Spatial Distribution. -- Foraging. -- Antipredator Behavior. -- Sexual Selection. -- Parental Care and Mating Systems. -- Behavior Of Group--Social Behavior. -- Sociality, Conflict, and Resolution. -- Cooperation and Altruism. -- Maintaing Group Cohesion: Description and Functions of Communication and Contact. -- Maintaining Group Cohesion: The Evolution of Communication. -- Appendix. -- References. -- Photo Credits. -- Permissions. -- Index
Notes Previous ed.: 1993
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Animal behavior.
Author McGuire, Betty.
Wallace, Robert A.
LC no. 00043552
ISBN 0471295027 cased