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Current Ornithology, Volume 13

Series: Current Ornithology Volume: 13

Edited By: Val Nolan and Ellen D Ketterson

359 pages, Figs, tabs


Hardback | Dec 1996 | #65778 | ISBN: 0306454734
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NHBS Price: £113.00 $153/€127 approx

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The Quality of the individual papers...[is] decidedly above average....I do suggest that university libraries buy this useful series. Animal Behavior, 12. The discussions provided allow the beginner to quickly come up to speed in specific areas....For more experienced readers they provide new viewpoints, corrections of misconceptions, and a means of checking what we think we already know. The Wilson Bulletin, 11.


Social Cognition: Are Primates Smarter than Birds?; P. Marler. Predicting Cognitive Capacity from Natural History: Examples from Four Corvid Species; R.P. Balda, et al. Assessing Body Condition in Birds; M.E. Brown. Avian Chemical Defense; J.P. Dumbacher, S. Pruett-Jones. Past and Current Attempts to Evaluate the Role of Birds as Predators of Insect Pests in Temperate Agriculture; D.A. Kirk, et al. An Evolutionary Approach to Offspring Desertion in Birds; T. Szeleky, et al. Index.

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