Books  Zoology  Mammals  Primates 

Female Choices: Sexual Behavior of Female Primates

By: MF Small

245 pages, Col photos, b/w illus

Cornell University Press

Paperback | Nov 1995 | #46631 | ISBN: 0801483050
Availability: Usually dispatched within 6 days Details
NHBS Price: £19.95 $26/€24 approx
Hardback | Dec 1993 | #24970 | ISBN: 0801426545
Out of Print Details

About this book

Based on studies of macaques in the field and at the California Primate Research Center, this book provides a review of the evolution of sexual reproduction and of males and females as distinct forms, a detailed history of the female life cycle, chapters on sexuality, reproduction and sexual selection theory. Small then goes on to discuss human and nonhuman female primate behaviour in detail.
`Filled with fascinating and compelling ideas about human behavior, Female Choices is superbly researched, very readable, and a splendid addition to any library, Diane Ackerman.


Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

Primates of the World

NHBS Price: £24.95 $32/€30 approx

Lemurs of Madagascar

NHBS Price: £34.99 $45/€41 approx

Lemurs of Madagascar: Nocturnal Lemurs

NHBS Price: £6.99 $9/€8 approx

Handbook of the Mammals of the World, Volume 3: Primates

NHBS Price: £134.00 $173/€158 approx

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194