2012

Wildlife Behavior and Conservation

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-1515-2 (Print) 978-1-4614-1518-3 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxi

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    Pages 1-4

    Comparative Psychology Versus Ethology

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    Pages 5-13

    Genetics and Other Mechanisms Affecting Behavior

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    Pages 15-24

    Mate-acquisition and Parental-Care Systems

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    Pages 25-33

    Mating Systems and Parental Care

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    Pages 35-40

    Dispersal and Corridors

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    Pages 41-53

    Food-Acquisition Systems

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    Pages 55-64

    Additional Adaptations Against Predation

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    Pages 65-75

    Habitat Selection

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    Pages 77-82

    Home Range and Homing

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    Pages 83-93

    Spacing Mechanisms

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    Pages 95-100

    Dominance Hierarchies

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    Pages 101-111

    Communication

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    Pages 113-120

    Olfactory Communication

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    Pages 121-129

    Auditory Communication

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    Pages 131-137

    Ultrasounds and Other Types of Communication

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    Pages 139-143

    Winter Strategies

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    Pages 145-150

    Migration, Orientation, and Navigation

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    Pages 151-154

    Competition

  20. Back Matter

    Pages 155-173