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Etologia. Un approccio evolutivo
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 542

Etologia. Un approccio evolutivo

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2001
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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Etologia
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 624

Etologia

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2007
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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The Triumph of Sociobiology
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 272

The Triumph of Sociobiology

In The Triumph of Sociobiology, John Alcock reviews the controversy that has surrounded evolutionary studies of human social behavior following the 1975 publication of E.O. Wilson's classic, Sociobiology, The New Synthesis. Denounced vehemently as an "ideology" that has justified social evils and inequalities, sociobiology has survived the assault. Twenty-five years after the field was named by Wilson, the approach he championed has successfully demonstrated its value in the study of animal behavior, including the behavior of our own species. Yet, misconceptions remain--to our disadvantage. In this straight-forward, objective approach to the sociobiology debate, noted animal behaviorist John...

An Introduction to Behavioural Ecology
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 389

An Introduction to Behavioural Ecology

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1987-01-01
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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Sonoran Desert Spring
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 134

Sonoran Desert Spring

"Spring on the Sonoran Desert can be a four-month-long spectacle of life and color. Within these well-written pages, Alcock exposes us to the plant and animal life of a land many regard as desolate. To Alcock, the desert has a constant evolutionary beauty he never seems to tire of. Alcock's approach to his subject is an elegant combination of science and literature. Only the desert itself, arrayed in its April apparel, can rival the beauty of this book." ÑArizona Highways "Deserts are not as bereft of life as they seem; their barren landscapes can support a remarkable variety of plant and animal life, though it may require a patient and skilled naturalist to reveal its mysteries. John Alcoc...

Libri e riviste d'Italia
  • Language: it

Libri e riviste d'Italia

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1992
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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An Introduction to Animal Behaviour
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 458

An Introduction to Animal Behaviour

"Wolves excitedly greet each other as members of the pack come together; a bumble bee uses its long tongue to reach the nectar at the base of a foxglove flower; a mongoose swiftly and deftly bites its prey to death; young cheetahs rest quietly together, very close to sleep. Now in full colour, this revised and updated edition of Manning and Dawkins' classic text provides a beautifully written introduction to the fundamentals of animal behaviour. Tinbergen's four questions of causation, evolution, development and function form the fundamental framework of the text, illustrated with fascinating examples of complex behavioural mechanisms. 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"--

Oasis
  • Language: it

Oasis

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1993
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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Man Meets Dog
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 224

Man Meets Dog

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2003-09-02
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  • Publisher: Routledge

In this wonderful book, the famous scientist and best-selling author, Konrad Lorenz, 'the man who talked with animals', enlightens and entertains us with his illustrated account of the unique relationship between humans and their pets. Displaying Lorenz's customary humanity and expert knowledge of animals, Man Meets Dog is also a deeply personal and entertaining account of his relationships with his own four-legged friends. With charming sketches on almost every page, Man Meets Dog offers a delightful insight into animal and human thinking and feeling. An essential companion for all lovers of dogs (and cats!).

The Emotional Lives of Animals
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 240

The Emotional Lives of Animals

Based on award-winning scientist Marc Bekoff’s years studying social communication in a wide range of species, this important book shows that animals have rich emotional lives. Bekoff skillfully blends extraordinary stories of animal joy, empathy, grief, embarrassment, anger, and love with the latest scientific research confirming the existence of emotions that common sense and experience have long implied. Filled with Bekoff’s light humor and touching stories, The Emotional Lives of Animals is a clarion call for reassessing both how we view animals and how we treat them.