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Published: 09 March 2021

176 Pages | 19 colour line figures and illustrations and 5 tables


ISBN: 9780199546756

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Adaptation and the Brain

Susan D. Healy

Oxford Series in Ecology and Evolution

  • Provides a comprehensive overview of the work that has sought to explain which natural selection pressures impact vertebrate brain size
  • Adopts an integrative approach, incorporating experimental data and ideas from behavioural ecology, psychology, developmental biology, and neuroscience
  • Considers directions and approaches for future interdisciplinary research

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