Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior

Editor: Choe, Jae
Publication Year: 2019
Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology

Single-User Purchase Price: $1750.00
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ISBN: 978-0-12-813251-7
Category: Animals & Veterinary Medicine
Image Count: 1323
Video Count: 15
Book Status: Available
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Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior, Second Edition builds upon the solid foundation established in the first edition. Updated sections include Host-Parasite Interactions, Vertebrate Social Behavior, and the introduction of 'overview essays' that boost the book's comprehensive detail.

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Table of Contents

    • Dedication
    • Editorial Board
    • Preface
    • Permission Acknowledgments
    • Overview Essays
    • Animal Architecture
    • Brood Parasitism
    • Cooperative Breeding
    • Game Theory
    • Hormones and Behavior: Basic Concepts
    • Integration of Proximate and Ultimate Causes
    • Gene and Meme
    • Foraging: A Fundamental Activity for All Life
    • Welfare Concepts
    • Historical Overviews
    • Animal Behavior: Antiquity to the Sixteenth Century
    • Animal Behavior: The Seventeenth to the Twentieth Centuries
    • Comparative Animal Behavior – 1920–1973
    • From Ethology to Behavioral Biology
    • Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology
    • Psychology of Animals
    • Neurobiology, Endocrinology and Behavior
    • Future of Animal Behavior: Predicting Trends
    • Animal Welfare and Conservation
    • Sentience
    • Indicators of Good Welfare
    • Stereotypies and Other Abnormal Behavior in Welfare Assessment
    • Indicators of Pain
    • Slaughter Plants: Behavior and Welfare Assessment
    • Stress, Health and Social Behavior
    • Sickness Behavior in Animals: Implications for Health and Wellness
    • Welfare and Interactions Between Humans and Companion Animals
    • Ecology of Fear
    • Overview of Animal Training: A Welfare Perspective
    • Punishment
    • Applications of Animal Behavior to Conservation
    • Human Impact, Behavior and Conservation
    • Conservation Behavior and Endocrinology
    • Noise Pollution and Conservation
    • Learning and Conservation
    • Habitat Deterioration, Signals and Conservation
    • Parasitism, Host Behavior, and Invasive Species
    • Mating Interference Due to Introduction of Exotic Species
    • Seed Dispersal and Conservation
    • Captive Breeding, Conservation and Welfare
    • Cognition
    • Animal Arithmetic
    • Animal Tool Use
    • Categories and Concepts: Language-Related Competences in Non-Linguistic Species
    • Chimpanzee and Bonobo
    • Cognitive Development in Chimpanzees
    • Collaborative Behavior
    • Conflict Resolution
    • Deception: Competition by Misleading Behavior
    • Emotion and Social Cognition in Primates
    • Empathetic Behavior
    • Gestural Communication in the Great Apes
    • Mental Time Travel: Can Animals Recall the Past and Plan for the Future?
    • Metacognition and Metamemory in Non-Human Animals
    • Non-Elemental Learning in Invertebrates
    • Primate Archaeology
    • Problem-Solving in Tool-Using and Non-Tool-Using Animals
    • Rational Choice Behavior: Definitions and Evidence
    • Responses to Death
    • Time: What Animals Know
    • Communication: Signal Modality
    • Acoustical Signals – In Air and Water
    • Bioluminescent Signals
    • Chemical Signaling: Air, Water, and on the Substrate
    • Electric Signals
    • Multimodal Signaling
    • Visual Signals Using Incident Light
    • Vibrational Signals: Sounds Transmitted Through Solids
    • Communication: Context
    • Mating Signals, Including Advertisement and Courtship
    • Parent–Offspring Signaling
    • Signals in Conflict Resolution: Conventional Signals, Aggression and Territoriality
    • Communication: Communication in Animal Groups
    • Individual Signatures in Animal Groups: Cetaceans
    • Telling Your Friends Where the Goodies are – Recruitment Signals for Food and Habitat
    • Signals in Insect Social Organization
    • Communication: Analysis of Animal Communication
    • Communication Networks
    • The Use of Phylogenetic Comparative Methods in the Study of Evolution and Visual Signalling
    • Signal Reliability and Intraspecific Deception
    • Communication: Special Topics
    • Adjustments to Facilitate Communication in Noisy Environments
    • Culture and Learning: Bird Song
    • Rhythm and Music in Animal Signals
    • Vocal Communication Between Humans and Animals
    • Evolution
    • Adaptive Landscapes and Optimality
    • Body Size and Sexual Dimorphism
    • Cellular Epigenetics and Behavioral Evolution
    • Cooperation and Sociality
    • Development, Evolution and Behavior
    • Evolution of the Nervous System in Relation to Behavior
    • The Importance of Animal Behavior for Charles Darwin and Other 19th Century Theorists
    • Indirect Genetic Effects
    • Isolating Mechanisms and Speciation
    • Methodology: Cost-Benefit Analysis
    • Personality and Evolution
    • Phylogenetic Inference and the Evolution of Behavior
    • Quantitative Genetics of Behavior
    • Reproductive Success
    • Specialization
    • Foraging
    • Foraging: Section Overview
    • Optimal Foraging Theory: An Introduction
    • Habitat Selection
    • Hunger and Satiety: Linking Mechanisms, Behavior and Evolution
    • Patch Exploitation
    • Animal Movements – An Optimal Foraging Theory Approach
    • Food Hoarding
    • Internal Energy Storage
    • How Variance and Risk Affect Foraging Behavior
    • Aposematism as a Defence Against Predation
    • Group Foraging
    • Foraging Behavior as a Cornerstone of Population and Community Ecology
    • Optimal Foraging and Plant-Pollinator Co-Evolution
    • Optimal Foraging Theory: Application and Inspiration in Human Endeavors Outside Biology
    • Genes and Behavior
    • Studying the Genetics of Behavior in the Genomics Era
    • Evolution of Behavior: Genotype to Phenotype
    • Evolutionary Behavioral Genetics
    • The Oxytocin System: Single Gene Effects on Social Behavior Across Species
    • Drosophila Behavior Genetics
    • Paramecium Behavioral Genetics
    • Caste in Social Insects: Genetic Influences Over Caste Determination
    • Nasonia Wasp Behavior Genetics
    • Orthopteran Behavioral Genetics
    • Behavioral Genetics of Social Insects
    • Unicolonial Ants: Loss of Colony Identity
    • Behavioral Genetics of Dog Breeds
    • Genetics of Animal and Bird Migration
    • MHC Genes and Mate Choice
    • Animal Personalities and Behavioral Genetics
    • Hormones and Behavior
    • Singing Behavior in Fishes: Hormones, Neurons, and Evolution
    • Communication and Hormones
    • Sex Change in Reef Fishes: Behavior and Physiology
    • Male Sexual Behavior and Hormones in Non-Mammalian Vertebrates
    • Sexual Behavior and Hormones in Male Mammals
    • Female Sexual Behavior: Hormonal Basis in Non-Mammalian Vertebrates
    • Female Sexual Behavior and Hormones in Mammals
    • Evolution of Ideas on the Neural Control of Sexual Behavior
    • Hormonal and Neuromuscular Regulation of Courtship Displays
    • Invertebrate Hormones and Behavior
    • Reproductive Skew, Cooperative Breeding, and Eusociality in Vertebrates: Hormones
    • Pair-Bonding, Mating Systems and Hormones
    • Experimental Approaches to Hormones and Behavior: Invertebrates
    • Aquatic Invertebrate Endocrine Disruption
    • Maternal Effects on Behavior
    • Parental Behavior and Hormones in Non-Mammalian Vertebrates
    • Parental Behavior and Hormones in Mammals
    • Tadpole Behavior and Metamorphosis
    • Endocrine and Behavioral Regulation of Water and Salt Intake in Vertebrates
    • Food Intake: Behavioral Endocrinology
    • Aggression and Territoriality
    • Fight or Flight Responses
    • Behavioral Endocrinology of Migration
    • Molt in Birds and Mammals: Hormones and Behavior
    • Hibernation, Daily Torpor and Estivation in Mammals and Birds: Behavioral Aspects
    • Circadian and Circannual Rhythms and Hormones
    • Wintering Strategies
    • Seasonality: Hormones and Behavior
    • Vertebrate Endocrine Disruption
    • Memory, Learning, Hormones and Behavior
    • Immune Systems and Sickness Behavior
    • Hormones and Sleep
    • Host-parasite Interactions
    • Propagule Behavior and Parasite Transmission
    • Ectoparasite Behavior
    • Intermediate Host Behavior
    • Disease: Parasite-Modified Vector Behavior
    • Evolution of Parasite-Induced Behavioral Alterations
    • Parasite-Induced Behavioral Change: Mechanisms
    • Avoidance of Parasites
    • Self-Medication: Passive Prevention and Active Treatment
    • Nutrition and Infectious Disease
    • Parasites and Sexual Selection
    • Reproductive Behavior and Parasites: Invertebrates
    • Reproductive Behavior and Parasites: Vertebrates
    • Sex-Biased Parasitism
    • Social Behavior and Parasites
    • Social Immunity
    • Animal Migration and Parasitism
    • Immune Priming and Trans-Generational Protection From Parasites
    • Landmark Studies
    • Aplysia
    • Betta Splendens
    • Blue Tits
    • Boobies
    • Bowerbirds
    • Chimpanzees
    • Cockroaches
    • Dictyostelium, the Social Amoeba
    • Domestic Dogs
    • Frustration in Hens
    • Grey Parrots: A Studies in Avian Cognition
    • Herring Gulls
    • Honeybees
    • Konrad Lorenz
    • Locusts
    • Niko Tinbergen
    • Norway Rats
    • Octopus
    • Pheidole Ants: Sociobiology of a Highly Diverse Genus
    • Pigeons
    • Rhesus Macaques
    • The Sexual and Social Behavior of the Barn Swallow
    • Sharks
    • Spotted Hyenas
    • Swordtails and Platyfishes
    • Threespine Stickleback
    • Túngara Frog: A Model for Sexual Selection and Communication
    • Tribolium
    • Turtles: Freshwater
    • White-Crowned Sparrow
    • William Donald Hamilton
    • Wolves
    • Zebra Finches
    • Zebrafish
    • Learning and Teaching
    • Costs of Learning
    • Decision-Making and Learning: The Peak Shift Behavioral Response
    • Habitat Imprinting and Natal Habitat Preference Induction
    • Mate Choice and Learning
    • Play
    • Spatial Memory
    • Apes: Social Learning
    • Avian Social Learning
    • Culture
    • Fish Social Learning
    • Imitation: Cognitive Implications
    • Insect Social Learning
    • Mammalian Social Learning: Non-Primates
    • Monkeys and Prosimians: Social Learning
    • Social Learning: Theory
    • Vocal Learning
    • Social Information Use
    • Pavlovian Learning in Invertebrates
    • Habituation
    • Methodology
    • Assessment of Welfare and Needs
    • Biologging and Remote-Sensing of Behavior
    • Data Coding, Measurement Error, and Reliability
    • Dominance Relationships, Dominance Hierarchies and Rankings
    • Endocrinology and Behavior: Methods
    • Ethograms, Activity Profiles, and Energy Budgets
    • Experimental Design: Basic Concepts
    • Experiment, Observation, and Modeling in the Lab and Field
    • Field Techniques in Hormones and Behavior
    • Life Histories and Network Function
    • Neuroethology: Methods
    • Sequence Analysis and Transition Models
    • Spatial Orientation and Time: Methods
    • The Use of Playbacks in Behavioral Experiments
    • Use of Robotics in the Study of Animal Behavior
    • Migration and Orientation
    • Vertical Migration of Aquatic Animals
    • Fish Migration
    • Sea Turtles: Navigation and Orientation
    • Insect Migration
    • Insect Navigation
    • Magnetic Compasses in Insects
    • Amphibia: Orientation and Migration
    • Bat Migration
    • Orientation, Navigation and Homing in Bats
    • Bird Migration
    • Irruptive Migration
    • Migratory Connectivity
    • Magnetic Orientation in Migratory Songbirds
    • Maps and Compasses
    • Pigeon Homing as a Model Case of Goal-Oriented Navigation
    • Neurons and Senses
    • Taste: Invertebrates
    • Taste: Vertebrates
    • Smell: Vertebrates
    • Invertebrate Pheromones: Models for Neuroethology
    • Hearing: Insects
    • Ears and Hearing in Vertebrates
    • Vibration Perception: Vertebrates
    • Invertebrate Vision
    • Vision: Vertebrates
    • Infrared Reception – Invertebrates
    • Thermoreception: Vertebrates
    • Electroreception in Vertebrates and Invertebrates
    • Active Electroreception: Vertebrates
    • Magnetoreception
    • Neuroethology of Sound Localization in Birds
    • Bat Neuroethology
    • Vocal–Acoustic Communication in Fishes: Neuroethology
    • Acoustic Communication in Insects: Neuroethology
    • Crabs and Their Visual World
    • Insect Flight and Walking: Neuroethological Basis
    • Leech Behavioral Choice: Neuroethology
    • Nematode Learning and Memory: Neuroethology
    • Predator Evasion
    • Parasitoid Wasps: Neuroethology
    • Sociogenomics
    • Neurobiology of Pair Bonding
    • Neurobiology of Reproductive Behavior, The Role of Neurogenesis
    • Predator-Prey Interactions
    • Predator Avoidance: Mechanisms
    • Defensive Avoidance
    • Defensive Coloration
    • Group Living
    • Anti-Predatory Vigilance
    • Risk Allocation in Anti-Predator Behavior
    • Defensive Morphology
    • Defensive Chemicals
    • Predation Risk and Life Histories
    • Defensive Risk-Taking in Animals
    • Escape from Predators
    • Co-Evolution of Predators and Prey
    • Trade-Offs in Anti-Predator Behavior
    • Strategies of Predators and Their Prey in Large Mammal Predatory Interactions
    • Games Played by Predators and Prey
    • Intraguild Predation
    • Antipredator Benefits From Heterospecifics
    • Parasitoids
    • Empirical Studies of Predator and Prey Behavior
    • Reproductive Behavior
    • Flexible Mate Choice
    • Mate Choice in Males and Females
    • Cryptic Female Choice
    • Rape, Forced and Aggressively Coerced Copulation
    • Compensation in Reproduction
    • Differential Allocation
    • Sex Allocation, Sex Ratios and Reproduction
    • Bateman׳s Principles: Original Experiment and Modern Data For and Against
    • Infanticide
    • Helpers and Reproductive Behavior in Birds and Mammals
    • Sperm Competition
    • Gamete Sharing by “Cloacal Kissing”
    • Bird With Penises: Copulation Mechanics and Behavior
    • Nest Building in Birds
    • Mating Systems in Mammals
    • Reproductive Behavior in the Hyaenidae
    • Sex in Cetaceans
    • Cetacean Mating Systems
    • Mating Systems of New World Monkeys
    • Mating Systems of Lemurs
    • Mating Systems of Old World Monkeys
    • Sex Changing Organisms and Reproductive Behavior
    • Hermaphrodite Mating Systems
    • Sexual Selection and Speciation
    • Social Behavior
    • Ant, Bee and Wasp Social Evolution
    • Social Evolution in Termites
    • Social Evolution in “Other” Insects and Arachnids
    • Spiders: Evolution of Group Living and Social Behavior
    • Crustacean Social Evolution
    • Microbes: Social Evolution
    • Subsociality and the Evolution of Eusociality
    • Kin Selection and Relatedness
    • Division of Labor
    • Dance Language
    • Caste Determination in Arthropods
    • Sex, Genomic Imprinting and Social Evolution
    • Aging and Behavior in Honey Bees
    • Colony Founding in Social Insects
    • Reproductive Skew
    • Queen-Queen Conflict in Eusocial Insect Colonies
    • Queen–Worker Conflicts Over Colony Sex Ratio
    • Worker Conflict and Worker Policing
    • Collective Intelligence in Social Animals
    • Consensus Decisions
    • Nest Site Choice in Social Insects
    • Group Movement
    • Parasites and Insects: Aspects of Social Behavior
    • Social Behavior and Infectious Disease
    • Disease Transmission and Networks
    • Environmental Uncertainty and Social Behavior