Essential Animal Behavior
Publisher: Blackwell Publishing | ISBN: 0632057998 | edition 2004 | PDF | 202 pages | 3,5 mb
Essential Animal Behavior provides a comprehensive introduction to all areas of the subject: from the genetic and neurobiological control of behavior to the learning, development, and function of behavior in an evolutionary context. Social behaviour is also covered throughout the text.
Written in a concise and engaging style, this new book:
* includes examples from both marine and terrestrial environments around the world
* places current research alongside classic examples, and
* puts the study of animal behavior in an applied context, emphasizing the implications for animal welfare and animal conservation.