2 edition of Behavior and evolution found in the catalog.
Behavior and evolution
Revision of papers presented at the 1955 and 1956 conferences sponsored by the American Psychological Association and the Society for the Study of Evolution. Includes bibliography.
|Contributions||Simpson, George Gaylord, 1902-1984|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 557 p. illus. ;|
|Number of Pages||557|
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David Marsh and I wrote The Driving Force which Professor Clutterbuck of Oxford commented was the best book on evolution since Darwin. It described the scientific evidence behind the origin of life and the manner in which chemistry and physics were major determinants of what.
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The evolution of learning / Harry F. Harlow --Social behavior / William R. Thompson --The evolution of behavior among social insects / Alfred E.
Emerson --Behavior and systematics / Ernst Mayr --Behavior and isolating mechanisms / Herman T. Spieth --Adaptation, natural selection and behavior / Colin S.
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Why has behavior, whether it amounts to no more than a flower's reaction to light or encompasses the complexities of. The book also analyzes relationships between humans and dogs and how the latter has evolved. Readers will find this to be an ideal resource for researchers and students in animal behavior, specifically focusing on dog behavior and human-canine relationships.
This text provides an elementary level discussion of recent theory relating to the evolutionary and adaptive aspects of reproductive behaviour. The relation between ultimate and proximate levels of explanation is the major theme of the book.
Two new chapters in this edition incorporate findings from recent research and there is also new material on humans, physiology, and development.
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This introductory book provides an Free shipping over $/5(1). Communicative Behavior and Evolution presents the selected works of experts from different scientific disciplines that investigate the evolution of communicative behavior. The book is composed of papers that study communicative behavior of humans and of different kinds of animals.
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The book Animal Personalities: Behavior, Physiology, and Evolution, Edited by Claudio Carere and Dario Maestripieri is published by University of Chicago Press. Since the last edition of this definitive textbook was published inmuch has happened in the field of animal behavior.
In this fourth edition, Lee Alan Dugatkin draws on cutting-edge new work not only to update and expand on the studies presented, but also to reinforce the previous editions’ focus on ultimate and proximate causation, as well as the book’s unique emphasis on natural.
The Evolutionary Psychology of Emotions and Behavior Martie G. Haselton UCLA, Center for Behavior Evolution and Culture & Timothy Ketelaar New Mexico State University, Department of Psychology In press, J.
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To the extent that behaviors are controlled by genes, they may evolve through natural selection. If behaviors increase fitness, they are likely to become more common over time.
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