Advances in the Study of Behavior

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bySlater, Peter J.B., Peter J.b. Slater

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The aim ofAdvances in the Study of Behavioris to serve scientists engaged in the study of animal behavior, including psychologists, neuroscientists, biologists, ethologists, pharmacologists, endocrinologists, ecologists, and geneticists. Articles in the series present critical reviews of significant research programs with theoretical syntheses, reformulation of persistent problems, and/or highlighting new and exciting research concepts.Volume 34is purely eclectic and illustrates the breadth of behavior research. Contents include sexual conflict among insects, the evolution of sexual cannibalism, odor processing and activity patterns in honeybees, hormone secretion in vertebrates, bird song organization, food transfer in primates, game theory approaches to mutualism, as well as neural mechanisms of learning and memory and how these change during infant development.

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The aim ofAdvances in the Study of Behavioris to serve scientists engaged in the study of animal behavior, including psychologists, neuroscientists, biologists, ethologists, pharmacologists, endocrinologists, ecologists, and geneticists. Articles in the series present critical reviews of significant research programs with theoretical s...

Marc Naguib is professor in Behavioural Ecology at the Animal Sciences Department of Wageningen University, The Netherlands. He studied biology at the Freie Universitaet Berlin, Germany and received his PhD (1995) at UNC Chapel Hill, NC in the US. After his PhD held positions at the Freie Universitaet Berlin (1995-1999) and Bielefeld U...

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Format:OtherDimensions:520 pages, 1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:January 1, 2005Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

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J. Heinze, Reproductive Conflict in Insect Societies.
R. Bshary and J.L. Bronstein, Game Structures in Mutualistic Interactions.
T.L. Roth, D.A. Wilson, and R.M. Sullivan, Neurobehavioral Development of Infant Learning and Memory.
M.A. Elgar and J.M. Schneider, The Evolutionary Significance of Sexual Cannibalism.
R.F. Oliveira, Social Modulation of Androgens in Vertebrates.
H. Lachnit, M. Giurfa, and R. Menzel, Odor Processing in Honeybees.
G.R. Brown, R.E.A. Almond, and Y. Van Bergen, Begging, Stealing, and Offering.
K. Okanoya, Song Syntax in Bengalese Finches.
P.G. Wilmer and G.N. Stone, Behavioral, Ecological, and Physiological Determinants of the Activity Patterns of Bees.