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I also hope that instructors will fi nd this book useful in their research programs, as well as in their courses.
Never Highlight a Book Again!Now is an exciting time to be participating in the fi eld of animal behaviorwhether as a researcher, an instructor, or a student.In this edition of Principles of Animal Behavior, I have also added a great deal of new material on another way to study behavior in an evolutionary contextthe phylogenetic approach to the study of behavior.Dugatkin is the author of over 145 articles on evolution and behavior in journals such as Nature and The Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences and several trade monographs on the evolution of cooperation and the history of science.The third edition of Principles of Animal Behavior aims to show whyby building on the work in the fi rst two editions of this book and adding the latest, best, cuttingedge research being done in animal behavior.My goal has been to produce a book that students will actually enjoy and will recommend to their friends as a keeper.English 2013 isbn: isbn-13: pages PDF.Each box focuses on a specifi c conservation issue related to the chapter topicsuch as migration or foraging and shows how ethology and conservation biology can inform each other in addressing that issue.Chapter 3 is now devoted to hormones, neurobiology, and behavior, while.The Third Edition is now also the most comprehensive and balanced in its approach to the theoretical framework behind how biologists study behavior.He is currently studying the evolution of cooperation, aggression, antibiotic resistance, risk-taking behavior, and the interaction between genetic and cultural evolution.Principles of Animal Behavior, Third Edition by Lee Alan Dugatkin.Format: PDF, size:.43 Mb, download, top ebooks, archive.His main area of research is the evolution of social behavior.Principles of Animal Behavior has long been considered the most current and engaging introduction to animal behavior.
From the fi rst edition of this book, my aim has been to explain underlying concepts in a way that is scientifi cally rigorous but, at the same time, accessible to students.