A Dictionary of Animal Behaviour

A Dictionary of Animal Behaviour

by David McFarland

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Overview

Covering every aspect of animal behaviour from adaptation to warning, this accessible A-Z also includes terms from the related fields of ecology, physiology and psychology. Clear and informative entries on topics such as communication, learning, and navigation are backed up by examples and illustrations where appropriate. The new edition adds 80 new entries, expands coverage of behavioural ecology, cognitive ethology, and evolutionary theory, and brings the text up to date with new theories and research. An essential source of reference for students of biology, psychology, and zoology, and fascinating reading for all those interested in animal behaviour.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780192518415
Publisher: OUP Oxford
Publication date: 05/22/2014
Series: Oxford Quick Reference Online
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 797 KB

About the Author

David McFarland is President of Casa Cantarilla in Lanzarote, Spain. He was the editor of The Oxford Companion to Animal Behavior.

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