Behaviour and Evolution by Marion HallBehaviour and Evolution by Marion Hall

Behaviour and Evolution

EditorMarion Hall, Tim HallidayContribution byMarion Hall

Paperback | November 25, 1998

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This volume examines a variety of aspects of animal behavior and analyzes the underlying relationship between behavior and evolution. Studying behavior draws upon the work of scientists from a number of disciplines, all seeking to answer the question of why an animal behaves in the way it does. The possible answers to this question development, survival value, evolutionary history, and cause-and-effectare explored in this easy-to-read introduction to behavior and evolution.
Title:Behaviour and EvolutionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:314 pagesPublished:November 25, 1998Publisher:Springer Berlin HeidelbergLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:354064752X

ISBN - 13:9783540647522

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Table of Contents

Introduction.- Actions and Reactions.- Genes and Behaviour.- Behaviour and Adaptation.- Development of Behaviour.- Learning.- Motivation.- Cognition.- Reproductive Behaviour.- Living in Groups.