Principles of Animal Behavior / Edition 2

Principles of Animal Behavior / Edition 2

by Lee Alan Dugatkin
     
 

This text for undergraduates examines the forces that influence animal behavior, covering learning, personality, and cultural transmission as well as genetics and natural selection. While significant attention is paid to theoretical and conceptual issues, experiments and case studies are used to drive the text, highlighting recent discoveries resulting from new… See more details below

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This text for undergraduates examines the forces that influence animal behavior, covering learning, personality, and cultural transmission as well as genetics and natural selection. While significant attention is paid to theoretical and conceptual issues, experiments and case studies are used to drive the text, highlighting recent discoveries resulting from new molecular-biological tools and laboratory techniques. Chapter summaries, discussion questions, and interviews with leaders in the field are included, along with color photos and drawings. The author is affiliated with the University of Louisville. Annotation ©2004 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393934410
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
04/20/2009
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
642
Product dimensions:
8.90(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.00(d)

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