ISBN-10:
0262232049
ISBN-13:
9780262232043
Pub. Date:
10/25/1999
Publisher:
MIT Press
Reproduction in Context: Social and Environmental Influences on Reproduction / Edition 1

Reproduction in Context: Social and Environmental Influences on Reproduction / Edition 1

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ISBN-13: 9780262232043
Publisher: MIT Press
Publication date: 10/25/1999
Series: A Bradford Book
Pages: 534
Product dimensions: 7.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.75(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments
1 Introduction to the Study of Reproduction in
ConteXt
Jill E. Schneider
IA ENVIRONMENTAL CONTEXT: ENERGY BALANCE AND
REPRODUCTION
2 Puberty and Energy Reserves: A Walk on the Wild
Side
Franklin H. Bronson
3 Inhibition of Reproduction in Service of Energy
Balance
Jill E. Schneider and George N. Wade
IB ENVIRONMENTAL CONTEXT: INTEGRATION OF ENVIRONMENTAL
FACTORS IN BIRDS
4 Toward an Ecological Basis of HormoneBehavior
Interactions in Reproduction of Birds
John C. Wingfield, Jerry D. Jacobs, Anthony D. Tramontin, Nicole
Perfito, Simone Meddle, Donna L. Maney, and Kiran Soma
5 Neuroendocrine Mechanisms Mediating the Photoperiodic
and Social Regulation of Seasonal Reproduction in Birds
Gregory F. Ball and George E. Bentley
6 SeX and Brain Secretions
Rae Silver and AnnJudith Silverman
IC ENVIRONMENTAL CONTEXT: INTEGRATION OF ENVIRONMENTAL FACTORS
IN MAMMALS
7 Timing of Reproduction by the Integration of
Photoperiod with Other Seasonal Signals
Theresa M. Lee and Michael R. Gorman
8 Environmental and Social Influences on Seasonal
Breeding and Immune Function
Randy J. Nelson and Sabra L. Klein
9 Feisty Females and Meek Males: Reproductive Strategies
in the Spotted Hyena
Kay E. Holekamp and Laura Smale
IIA SOCIAL CONTEXT AND REPRODUCTIVE BEHAVIOR
10 Risky Business: Social ConteXt and Hormonal
Modulation of Primate SeXual Desire
Kim Wallen
11 ConteXtual Influences on SocioseXual Behavior in
Monogamous Primates
Jeffrey A. French and Colleen M. Schaffner
IIB SOCIAL CONTEXT AND MECHANISMS UNDERLYING BEHAVIOR
13 Neuronal Integration of Chemosensory andHormonal
Signals in the Control of Male SeXual Behavior
Ruth I. Wood and Jennifer M. Swann
14 Behavioral Activation of the Female Neuroendocrine
AXis
Patricia A. Schiml, Scott R. Wersinger, and Emilie F. Rissman
15 SeXuality: The Environmental Organization of
Phenotypic Plasticity
David Crews
Contributors
Author IndeX
Subject IndeX

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