Exploring Animal Behavior: Readings from American Scientist / Edition 5

Exploring Animal Behavior: Readings from American Scientist / Edition 5

by Paul W. Sherman, John Alcock
     
 

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ISBN-10: 087893815X

ISBN-13: 9780878938155

Pub. Date: 05/28/2010

Publisher: Sinauer Associates, Incorporated

In these 34 articles published since 1977, behaviorists describe how they think and conduct research. They begin with topics about "doing science," including several papers on ethics and examples of how they apply, on the mechanics of behavior, including several articles about how we think animals think about numbers, emotions, and sexuality, on how animal behavior

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In these 34 articles published since 1977, behaviorists describe how they think and conduct research. They begin with topics about "doing science," including several papers on ethics and examples of how they apply, on the mechanics of behavior, including several articles about how we think animals think about numbers, emotions, and sexuality, on how animal behavior evolves, as expressed in domestication and changes in building their homes, and on the adaptive nature of reproductive and social behaviors in such subjects as siblicide, the evolution of jealousy, and the altruistic behaviors of naked mole rats. Annotation ©2005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780878938155
Publisher:
Sinauer Associates, Incorporated
Publication date:
05/28/2010
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
350
Product dimensions:
8.40(w) x 10.90(h) x 0.60(d)

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