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About this book
Classic textbook and concise introduction to animal behaviour. In this edition, the coverage of mechanisms of behaviour is much expanded, as is the material on development, evolution and natural selection.
PrefaceQuestions About Animal BehaviourThe Evolution Of BehaviourThe Machinery Of BehaviourThe Genetics And Development Of BehaviourMovements And MigrationEating And Not Being EatenSignalsSexual BehaviourConflicts And Social LifeCooperation And Social LifeReferencesIndex
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216 pages, B/w photos, illus, figs, tabs
Praise for the first edition "The book's chief distinction is it accessibility: indeed it succeeds excellently as an introduction to its subject. It is clear, lucid, easy to read, and unstuffy." -- Times Higher Education Supplement