Animal Behavior by Michael D. Breed,Janice Moore

By Michael D. Breed,Janice Moore

Animal habit, moment variation, covers the huge sweep of animal habit from its neurological underpinnings to the significance of habit in conservation. The authors, Michael Breed and Janice Moore, carry nearly 60 years of mixed adventure as collage professors to this textbook, a lot of that instructing animal habit.

An whole bankruptcy is dedicated to the colourful new box of habit and conservation, together with subject matters comparable to social habit and the connection among parasites, pathogens, and behaviour. considerate assurance has additionally been given to foraging habit, mating and parenting habit, anti-predator habit, and studying.

This textual content addresses the physiological foundations of habit in a manner that's either available and alluring, with every one bankruptcy starting with studying goals and finishing with thought-provoking questions.

Additionally, targeted phrases and definitions are highlighted all through. Animal habit provides a wealthy source for college students (and professors) from a variety of lifestyles technological know-how disciplines.

  • Provides a wealthy source for college students and professors from a variety of existence technology disciplines
  • Updated and revised chapters, with not less than 50% new case reports and the addition of latest in-text examples
  • Expanded and up-to-date insurance of animal welfare topics
  • Includes habit and homeostatic mechanisms, habit and conservation, and behavioral features of disease
  • Available lab handbook with absolutely constructed and demonstrated laboratory exercises
  • Companion web site contains newly constructed slide sets/templates (PowerPoints) coordinated with the book

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