Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 April 2008

912 Pages

ISBN: 9780199206292

Bookseller Code (04)

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Behavioural Ecology

An Evolutionary Perspective on Behaviour

Edited by Etienne Danchin, Luc-Alain Giraldeau, and Frank Cézilly

  • A fresh, new textbook to reinvigorate the teaching of behavioral ecology
  • Contributions from research experts coupled to meticulous editing provide a text with all the qualities of a multi-authored book without the usual defects
  • Full coverage of topics including conservation, host-parasite interactions, dispersal, and social foraging and sex-ratio games, as well as hormones and behavior, gives the book a truly contemporary flavor, and takes students to the frontiers of the subject.
  • Unique coverage of the fundamental building blocks of behavioral ecology make this the ideal resource for students coming to the subject for the first time
  • Online Resource Center features downloadable figures for lecturers and web links for students, to enhance the value of the text as a teaching and learning tool

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