Fr. 187.20

Animal Friendships

English · Hardback

Shipping usually within 1 to 3 weeks (not available at short notice)


Read more

Informationen zum Autor Anne Innis Dagg holds a PhD in animal behaviour and is currently a faculty member in the Independent Studies program at the University of Waterloo. She has had extensive field experience researching the behaviours of both mammal and bird species. Klappentext A fascinating analysis of the factors which act to trigger and deepen friendships in both mammalian and avian species. Zusammenfassung This fascinating analysis of factors which trigger and deepen friendships in a range of species reveals a world of intricate and complex social interactions. Not only does the book explore these relationships! it showcases many ingenious field techniques. An invaluable read for both researchers and students studying animal social bonding. Inhaltsverzeichnis Introduction; 1. Male and female pals - not just for sex!; 2. In sisterhood; 3. In brotherhood; 4. Mothers and daughters; 5. Mothers and sons! and providing free food; 6. Fathers and sons: social grooming and preening; 7. Family and group tight bonds; 8. Old buddies; 9. Social but seldom sociable animals; 10. Cross species pals; 11. Animal and human 'friendships'; Index.

Product details

Authors Anne Innis Dagg, Anne Innis (University of Waterloo Dagg, DAGG ANNE INNIS
Publisher Cambridge University Press ELT
Languages English
Product format Hardback
Released 31.08.2011
EAN 9781107005426
ISBN 978-1-107-00542-6
No. of pages 246
Subject Natural sciences, medicine, IT, technology > Medicine > Veterinary medicine

Customer reviews

No reviews have been written for this item yet. Write the first review and be helpful to other users when they decide on a purchase.

Write a review

Thumbs up or thumbs down? Write your own review.

For messages to please use the contact form.

The input fields marked * are obligatory

By submitting this form you agree to our data privacy statement.