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Animal behavior / Dustin R. Rubenstein, Columbia University, John Alcock, Arizona State University.

Author/Creator:
Rubenstein, Dustin R. author.
Edition:
Eleventh edition.
Publication:
Sunderland, MA : Sinauer Associates, [2019] , ©2019
Format/Description:
Book
xxi, 548 pages, 94 variously numbered pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
Subjects:
Animal behavior -- Evolution.
Form/Genre:
Textbooks.
Textbooks.
Summary:
A comparative and integrative overview of how and why animals as diverse as insects and humans behave the way that they do, linking behaviors to the brain, genes, and hormones, as well as to the surrounding ecological and social environments.
Contents:
1. An introduction to animal behavior
2. The integrative study of behavior
3. The developmental and genetic bases of behavior
4. The neural basis of behavior
5. The physiological basis of behavior
6. Avoiding predators and finding food
7. Territoriality and migration
8. Principles of communication
9. Reproductive behavior
10. Mating systems
11. Parental care
12. Principles of social evolution
13. Social behavior and sociality
14. Human behavior.
Notes:
Revised edition of: Animal behavior : an evolutionary approach / John Alcock. 10th ed. c2013.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Alcock, John, 1942- author.
ISBN:
9781605355481
1605355488
9781605357706
OCLC:
1022077347
Publisher Number:
15221762
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