2 edition of Primate behavior found in the catalog.
Irven De Vore
|Contributions||Stanford, Calif. Center for Advanced Study in the Behavioral Sciences|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 654 p. illus., maps. ;|
|Number of Pages||654|
Mar 19, · Sex, Empathy, Jealousy: How Emotions And Behavior Of Other Primates Mirror Our Own Fresh Air. March 19, • Primatologist Frans de . In Primate Perspectives on Behavior and Cognition, experts with a diverse range of perspectives explore the contributions made to the study of primate cognition and behavior and provide guideposts for new generations of researchers studying behavior as manifested across primate chickashacf.com contributors first explore commonly used research methodology and then look at the groundbreaking Pages:
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The second edition of this outstanding workbook by a veteran primatologist conveys the fascination, ecstasy, and unpredictability inherent in the scientific research of primates.
Seven introductory chapters incorporate the latest concepts in the field, offering a detailed guide for conducting scientific behavioral Cited by: Primates->Behavior: Books. Paperback $ $ Current price is $, Original price is $ Paperback $ $ Current price is $, Original price is $ Hardcover $ $.
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Primate Behavior is the product of a wild and exhilarating imagination, ranging wide across an abundant imaginary landscape. Sarah Lindsay writes of space migration and the cave paintings of 35, B.C.
Her poems speak from the perspective of an embalmed mummy and detail the adventures of nineteenth century explorers. Aug 13, · Studies of primate behavior were still relatively new, in terms of sound methodology, when this book came out. It contains some of the early Primate behavior book studies, such as Jane Goodall's work with the Gombe Stream chimpanzees, Irven DeVore's and K.
Hall's exquisite work on baboons, Phyllis Jay's study of langurs of North India, George Schaller's important work on the Mountain Gorilla, and 5/5(1). About the book. Description. Primate Behavior: Developments in Field and Laboratory Research, Volume 2, features a collection of papers that points toward the significance and efficacy of the interspecific and interenvironmental comparative approaches to the study of primate behavior.
CD-ROM is titled "Primate behavior: an exercise workbook," 2nd ed., created by Donald Vandenbeld and J. Paterson/5. Here, Jolly considers "primate psychology," tool use, cognition, play, "language," and social learning. By the time one finished reading this volume, one had a pretty good sense of what we knew about primate behavior at the time.
And, indeed, the book does not hold up too badly, given that this edition is now over twenty years chickashacf.com by: This book should be of interest to biologists and primatologists. Primate Behavior: Developments in Field and Laboratory Research, Volume 4 examines developments in field and laboratory research on primate behavior.
Topics range from facial expressions in nonhuman primates to the behavior and malnutrition in the rhesus monkey. Jan 01, · The work begins with a basic introduction to the nature of primate behavior. In turn, the book focuses on primate groiups, the social structure of primate groups, infant development, sexual behavior, dominance and subordinate behavior, adaptiveness of primate social behavior, and a consideration of social behavior in humans and This is a useful textbook on primate behavior from 3/5.
Mar 02, · The book contains a wealth of illustrations, and further resources to support teaching and learning are available via a companion website. Written in an engaging and approachable style, this is an invaluable resource for students of primate behavior as well as human evolution.5/5(1).
The Handbook of Primate Behavioral Management (HPBM) fills a void in the scientific literature, providing those who work with nonhuman primates (NHPs) with a centralized reference for many issues related to the care and behavioral management of captive nonhuman primates.
While there are numerous publications scattered throughout the literature that deal with the behavioral management of NHPs. Primate Behavior: Developments in Field and Laboratory Research, Volume 1, was created to fill the need for a publication series which can provide a continuing arena of discourse for all those scientists of varying disciplines concerned with the behavior of primates.
Studies of primate behavior were still relatively new, in terms of sound methodology, when this book came out. It contains some of the early classic studies, such as Jane Goodall's work I just saw this classic sitting on one of my book shelves.
This was published in and represented close to the state of the art in studies of primate behavior/5. Oct 02, · It allows workers from a variety of biological disciplines to obtain a more substantial grasp of primate behavior.
The book contains five chapters and begins with a study on the behavior of rhesus macaques in several locales in India, providing substantial new material on the behavior of these species in ecological chickashacf.com Edition: 1. This comprehensive introduction demonstrates the theoretical perspectives and concepts that are applied to primate behavior, and explores the relevance of non-human primates to understanding human behavior.
Using a streamlined and student-friendly Brand: Routledge. Sep 25, · Humans are part of the biological group known as chickashacf.com sure are an unusual species of primate, though!.
Primates include lemurs, lorises, tarsiers, monkeys, and apes – a group of species that is well known for being social, smart, and very adept at using their hands. Sep 24, · Primate Behavior: Developments in Field and Laboratory Research, Volume 4 examines developments in field and laboratory research on primate behavior.
Topics range from facial expressions in nonhuman primates to the behavior and malnutrition in the rhesus chickashacf.com Edition: 1. About the book.
Description. Behavior of Nonhuman Primates: Modern Research Trends focuses on research on the behavior of nonhuman primates, including social behavior, life history, and discrimination. The selection first offers information on the affectional systems and determinants of social behavior in young chimpanzees.
Oct 22, · Primate Behavior: Developments in Field and Laboratory Research, Volume 1, was created to fill the need for a publication series which can provide a continuing arena of discourse for all those scientists of varying disciplines concerned with the behavior of chickashacf.com Edition: 1.
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The Evolution of Primate Behavior book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5.The oldest primatological journal, Primates publishes original papers that advance the scientific study of primates, and its scope embraces work in diverse fields covering biological bases of behavior, socio-ecology, learning and cognition, social processes, systematics, evolution, and medicine.
Contributions relevant to conservation of natural populations and welfare of captive primates are welcome.Primate Behavior is a remarkably sustained and self-assured performance. The Grove Press Poetry Series, which has brought the public both powerful retrospectives and the work of authors in mid-career, now introduces an exciting new poet, Sarah Lindsay.