Primate Neuroethology

Primate Neuroethology

by Michael L. Platt, Asif A. Ghazanfar


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780199929245
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 06/29/2012
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 704
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.40(d)

About the Author

Michael L. Platt, Ph.D., is an Associate Professor of Neurobiology and Evolutionary Anthropology at Duke University, and Director of the Center for Cognitive Neuroscience.

Asif A. Ghazanfar, Ph.D., is an Assistant Professor in the Neuroscience Institute and Departments of Psychology and Ecology & Evolutionary Biology at Princeton University.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction
Michael L. Platt and Asif A. Ghazanfar

2. Primate Classification and Diversity
Matt Cartmill

3. Primate Locomotor Evolution: Biomechanical Studies of Primate Locomotion and Their Implications for Understanding Primate Neuroethology
Daniel Schmitt

4. Foraging Cognition in Nonhuman Primates
Klaus Zuberbu¨hler and Karline Janmaat

5. Primate Vocal Communication
Robert M. Seyfarth and Dorothy L. Cheney

6. Rational Decision Making in Primates: The Bounded and the Ecological
Jeffrey R. Stevens

7. Primate Social Cognition: Thirty Years After Premack and Woodruff
Alexandra G. Rosati, Laurie R. Santos and Brian Hare

8. Behavioral Signatures of Numerical Cognition
Elizabeth M. Brannon, Kerry E. Jordan and Sarah M. Jones

9. The Foundations of Transdisciplinary Behavioral Science
Herbert Gintis

10. Sensory and Motor Systems in Primates
Jon H. Kaas

11. Vision: A Neuroethological Perspective
Benjamin Y. Hayden

12. Circuits of Visual Attention
Tirin Moore, Robert J. Schafer and Behrad Noudoost

13. Vocalizations as Auditory Objects: Behavior and Neurophysiology
Cory T. Miller and Yale E. Cohen

14. Encoding and Beyond in the Motor Cortex
Nicholas G. Hatsopoulos, Maryam Saleh, and Julian A. Mattiello

15. Looking at Sounds: Neural Mechanisms in the Primate Brain
Jennifer M. Groh and Dinesh K. Pai

16. Circuits of Emotion in the Primate Brain
Katalin M. Gothard and Kari L. Hoffman

17. Neurophysiological Correlates of Reward Learning
Wolfram Schultz

18. Associative Memory in the Medial Temporal Lobe
Yuji Naya and Wendy A. Suzuki

19. Neurobiology of Social Behavior
Dario Maestripieri

20. Neural Bases of Numerical Cognition
Andreas Nieder

21. Executive Control Circuits
Jonathan D. Wallis

22. Reinventing Primate Neuroscience for the Twenty-First Century
Todd M. Preuss

23. Ethologically Relevant Movements Mapped on the Motor Cortex
Michael S. A. Graziano

24. Object Recognition: Physiological and Computational Insights
Doris Y. Tsao, Charles F. Cadieu, and Margaret S. Livingstone

25. The Primate Frontal and Temporal Lobes and Their Role in Multisensory Vocal Communication
Lizabeth M. Romanski and Asif A. Ghazanfar

26. Neuroethology of Attention in Primates
Stephen V. Shepherd and Michael L. Platt

27. Neuroethology of Decision Making
Daeyeol Lee

28. Out of Our Minds: The Neuroethology of Primate Strategic Behavior
Louise Barrett and Drew Rendall

29. The Comparative Neuropsychology of Tool Use in Primates with Specific Reference to Chimpanzees and Capuchin Monkeys
William D. Hopkins

30. Evolution of an Intellectual Mind in the Primate Brain
Atsushi Iriki, Yumiko Yamazaki, and Osamu Sakura

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