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Primates in the real world : escaping primate folklore and creating primate science / Georgina M. Montgomery.

Author/Creator:
Montgomery, Georgina M., author.
Publication:
Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2015.
Format/Description:
Book
xiii, 160 pages ; 24 cm
Subjects:
Primates -- Research -- History.
Primates -- Fieldwork -- History.
Contents:
Separating fact from fiction
Venturing out of the lab and into the wild : early primate field studies
Control, repetition, and objectivity : turning field observation into a science
Capturing natural behavior : changing definitions of "natural" in mid-twentieth-century primate studies
Modern primatology : the emergence of long-term international field projects
Inclusion and indigenous researchers : the Africanization of the Amboseli baboon project.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:
9780813937366
0813937361
9780813937403
OCLC:
907662033
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