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Animal Behaviour: A Concise Introduction

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By: M Ridley
216 pages, B/w photos, illus, figs, tabs
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Animal Behaviour: A Concise Introduction
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  • Animal Behaviour: A Concise Introduction ISBN: 9780865423909 Edition: 2 Paperback Dec 1994 Availability uncertain: order now to get this when available
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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.

Contents

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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Textbook
By: M Ridley
216 pages, B/w photos, illus, figs, tabs
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Media reviews
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
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