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Evolutionary behavioral ecology

David F. Westneat

Evolutionary behavioral ecology

by David F. Westneat

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by David F. Westneat, Charles W. Fox
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQL751 .E87 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 641 p. :
Number of Pages641
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24408087M
ISBN 100195331931, 0195331923
ISBN 109780195331936, 9780195331929
LC Control Number2009031325
OCLC/WorldCa430344497

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Evolutionary Behavioral Ecology is intended to be used as a text for graduate students and a sourcebook for professional scientists seeking an understanding of the evolutionary and ecological processes shaping behavior across a wide array of organisms and a diverse set of behaviors. Chapters are written by leading experts in the field, providing a. Instructions To Authors. Please note that the journal now encourages authors to complete their copyright licence to publish form online. Authors who publish their papers under our open access model or who are NIH-funded will have their paper automatically deposited in PubMed Central.. Behavioral Ecology publishes original articles, reviews, and commentaries on all aspects of .

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It redresses an absence of evolutionary considerations in the analysis of human behavior and social organization in the social and behavioral sciences. Chapter Evolutionary traps and the importance of behavioral ecology to conservation biology – Martin A.

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