2 edition of introduction to animal behaviour. found in the catalog.
introduction to animal behaviour.
Bibliography: p. -204.
|Series||Contemporary biology, Series of student texts in contemporary biology.|
|LC Classifications||QL571 .M3|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 208 p.|
|Number of Pages||208|
|LC Control Number||67112625|
Additional Physical Format: Online version: Manning, Aubrey. Introduction to animal behaviour. Reading, Mass.: Addison-Wesley, (OCoLC) Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for An Introduction to Animal Behaviour by Aubrey Manning (, Book, Illustrated) at the best online prices at .
A summary of Introduction in 's Introduction To Animal Behavior. Learn exactly what happened in this chapter, scene, or section of Introduction To Animal Behavior and what it means. Perfect for acing essays, tests, and quizzes, as well as for writing lesson plans. Animal Behaviour Contents: Organic behaviour -- Consciousness -- Instinctive behaviour -- Intelligent behaviour -- Social behaviour -- The feelings and emotions -- The evolution of animal behaviour. Language: English: LoC Class: QL: Science: Zoology: Subject: Animal behavior Subject: Animal intelligence Category: Text: EBook-No. Release.
Animal Behavior, Second Edition,. covers the broad sweep of animal behavior from its neurological underpinnings to the importance of behavior in conservation. The authors, Michael Breed and Janice Moore, bring almost 60 years of combined experience as university professors to this textbook, much of that teaching animal behavior. Animal Behaviour: A Very Short Introduction Tristram D. Wyatt Very Short Introductions. Introduces the field of animal behavior, and the tools modern scientists can use to understand animals such as image analysis; Discusses key concepts such as the roles of nature, nurture, epigenetics, and the "selfish gene".
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book Purchase. Bought this book for my foundation degree in animal behaviour and welfare which will really come in handy. This book is very detailed with 7 large chapters, informative and backs up all information with examples and /5(20). Animal Behaviour: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions) 1st Edition by Tristram D.
Wyatt (Author) out of 5 stars 15 ratings. ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. /5(5). The chapter on development includes much of the new work on learning and memory, especially song-learning in birds.
Indeed throughout the book, examples are drawn from recent ground-breaking research. The latest edition of the textbook of choice in animal behaviour. Using its powerful beak, a lorikeet gently preens its mate's feathers; young cheetahs rest together in the shade; fireflies semaphore to each other across a darkened landscape and a mongoose deftly bites its prey to death.
The study of animal behavior is about all these things and more. It involves absolute stillness and violent activity, all the noises and smells and changes of color and 5/5(3). Johan Bolhuis, Animal Behaviour 'An excellent book for all students of ethology, neurobiology, psychology and animal behaviour.' Antonita Harper, Bulletin of the British Ecological Society ' this edition is just as easy to read and as clearly explained as all the previous ones.
It will provide an excellent and up-to-date introduction to the /5(15). If you're seeing this message, it means we're having trouble loading external resources on our website. If you're behind a web filter, please make sure that the domains. First published inAnimal Behaviour is a leading international publication and has wide appeal, containing critical reviews, original papers, and research articles on all aspects of animal behaviour.
Book Reviews and Books Received sections are also included. The authors provide accounts of all levels of behaviour from the nerve cell to that of the population. The strengths of An Introduction to Animal Behaviour as a textbook include its clear explanations and concise, readable text and the enthusiasm of the authors for their subject.
Essentials of Animal Behaviour Essentials of Animal Behaviour is an introduction to the study of animal behaviour and is primarily intended for Wrst or second year undergraduates attending short courses in the subject.
The book concentrates on putting across the basic principles as. Editions for An Introduction to Animal Behaviour: (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in ), (Paperba Cited by: Flocking is not mentioned in current introductory biology textbooks but is mentioned in the textbook An Introduction to Animal Behaviour (Manning and Dawkins ), where it is described as.
"An Introduction to Animal Behaviour" - by jade barham Bought this book for my foundation degree in animal behaviour and welfare which will really come in handy.
This book is very detailed with 7 large chapters, informative and backs up all information with examples and coloured pictures. Introduction: Mechanisms of Animal Behaviour Johan J. Bolhuis and Luc-Alain Giraldeau Introduction: The Study of Animal Behaviour This book comprises four volumes, roughly dealing with the four main problems in animal behaviour, namely the causation, development, function and evolution of behaviour.
The way in which these four topics were assignedFile Size: KB. Textbook of Animal Behaviour. The book explains the various aspects of behavioural biology incorporating a wealth of information from molecular biology, neurobiology, and socio-biology with a Author: Fatik Baran Mandal.
The authors provide accounts of all levels of behaviour from the nerve cell to that of the population. The strengths of An Introduction to Animal Behaviour as a textbook include its clear explanations and concise, readable text and the enthusiasm of the authors for their subject. Contents.
Introduction 2. The development of behaviour Range: £ - £ The strengths of An Introduction to Animal Behaviour as a textbook include its clear explanations and concise, readable text and the enthusiasm of the authors for their subject.
Reviews 'This introduction to ‘the liveliest aspect of all that lives’ (as Konrad Lorenz famously called behaviour) covers all the angles one would expect from a Cited by: In this Very Short Introduction Tristram D.
Wyatt discusses how animal behavior has evolved, how behaviors develop in each individual (considering the interplay of genes, epigenetics, and experience), how we can understand animal societies, and how we can explain collective behavior such as swirling flocks of starlings.
Using lab and field Brand: Oxford University Press. Introduction to the Study of Animal Behaviour 2. Concepts of Ethology 3.
Methods of Studying Behaviour 4. Mammalian Nervous System and Behaviour 5. Pheromones 6. Hormones and Behaviour 7. Biological Clocks 8. Orientation 9. Bird Migration and Navigation Fish Migration Social Organization Wildlife 10 India Glossary Supplementary Reading5/5(1).
An Introduction to Animal Behaviour Book Summary: Using its powerful beak, a lorikeet gently preens its mate's feathers; young cheetahs rest together in the shade; fireflies semaphore to each other across a darkened landscape and a mongoose deftly bites its prey to death.
The study of animal behavior is about all these things and more. It involves absolute stillness and violent activity, all.
Ethology is the scientific and objective study of animal behaviour, usually with a focus on behaviour under natural conditions, and viewing behaviour as an evolutionarily adaptive trait. Behaviourism as a term also describes the scientific and objective study of animal behaviour, usually referring to measured responses to stimuli or to trained behavioural responses in a laboratory context.: An Introduction to Animal Behaviour () by Manning, Aubrey; Stamp Dawkins, Marian and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at /5(73).Contemporary, thought-provoking yet utterly practical, this book provides an introductory text covering the use and misuse of behaviour tests applied to animals.
By including illustrative examples from a variety of species, the book inspires the animal scientist to think about what a given behavioural test can be used for and how the results can be.