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Animal Behavior: How and Why Animals Do the Things They Do [3 volumes]: How ...

Ken Yasukawa - Nature - 2014 - 1235 pages
Discover why animals do what they do, based on their genes, physiologies, cultures, traditions, survival and mating advantages, and evolutionary histories—and find out how ...
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Polygyny and Sexual Selection in Red-Winged Blackbirds

William A. Searcy, Ken Yasukawa - Science - 2014 - 332 pages
The purpose of this book is to explain why red-winged blackbirds are polygynous and to describe the effects of this mating system on other aspects of the biology of the species ...
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Animal Behavior

Michael D. Breed, Janice Moore - Nature - 2011 - 496 pages
Animal Behavior uses Tinbergen’s four questions–causation, survival value, ontogeny and evolution–to formulate animal behavior and impart logic to the field of scientific ...
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Handbook of Ethological Methods

Philip N. Lehner - Psychology - 1998 - 672 pages
At first glance, studying behavior is easy, but as every budding ethologist quickly realises, there are a host of complex practical, methodological and analytical problems to ...
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Cognitive Ecology: The Evolutionary Ecology of Information Processing and ...

Reuven Dukas - Nature - 1998 - 420 pages
How does the environment shape the ways an animal processes information and makes decisions? How do constraints imposed on nervous systems affect an animal's activities? To ...
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God's Covenant with Animals: A Biblical Basis for the Humane Treatment of ...

J. R. Hyland - Nature - 2000 - 107 pages
From Genesis to Christ, the Bible testifies to God's love and concern for animals. The same self-centeredness that led to the violence and abuse that has marked human relations ...
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In the Company of Animals: A Study of Human-Animal Relationships

James Serpell - Nature - 1996 - 283 pages
In the Company of Animals is an original and very readable study of human attitudes to the natural world. It contrasts the way we love some animals while ruthlessly exploiting ...
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The Animals Issue: Moral Theory in Practice

Peter Carruthers - Nature - 1992 - 206 pages
Peter Carruthers explores a variety of moral theories, arguing that animals lack direct moral significance.
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