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The Resource Carnivore behavior, ecology, and evolution, John L. Gittleman, editor

Carnivore behavior, ecology, and evolution, John L. Gittleman, editor

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Carnivore behavior, ecology, and evolution
Title
Carnivore behavior, ecology, and evolution
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John L. Gittleman, editor
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Language
eng
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DLC
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illustrations
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index present
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non fiction
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bibliography
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Gittleman, John L
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Comstock/Cornell paperbacks
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  • Carnivora
  • Carnivora
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Carnivore behavior, ecology, and evolution, John L. Gittleman, editor
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
  • [v. 2.] Introduction : Carnivores and conservation biology / George B. Schaller -- pt. 1. Behavior. Ethics and the study of carnivores : doing science while respecting animals / Marc Bekoff and Dale Jamieson -- Behavioral endocrinology and social organization in dwarf mongooses / Scott Creel -- Female masculinization in the spotted hyena : endocrinology, behavioral ecology, and evolution / Laurence G. Frank -- The adaptive significance of color patterns in carnivores : phylogenetic tests of classic hypotheses / Alessia Ortolani and T.M. Caro -- Sympatry in Canids : a review and assessment / Warren E. Johnson, Todd K. Fuller, and William L. Franklin -- pt. 2. Ecology. Methodological advances in capture, census, and food-habits studies of large African carnivores / M.G.L. Mills -- Patterns of size separation in carnivore communities / Tamara Dayan and Daniel Simberloff -- Patterns and consequences of dispersal in gregarious carnivores / Peter M. Waser -- Carnivore reintroductions : an interdisciplinary examination / Richard P. Reading and Tim W. Clark -- Human/carnivor interactions : conservation and management implications from China / Kenneth G. Johnson [and others] -- pt. 3. Evolution. Competitors, companions, status symbols, or pests : a review of human associations with other carnivores / Juliet Clutton-Brock -- Design for killing : craniodental adaptations of predators / Audrone R. Biknevicius and Blaire Van Valkenburgh -- Genetic relatedness among individuals within carnivore societies / Matthew E. Gompper and Robert K. Wayne -- Demographic and historical effects on genetic variation of carnivores / Robert K. Wayne and Klaus-Peter Koepfli -- Biogeography of the order Carnivora / Robert M. Hunt, Jr. -- Carnivoran phylogeny and rates of evolution : morphological, taxic, and molecular / John J. Flynn -- Carnivoran ecomorphology : a phylogenetic perspective / Lars Werdelin
  • [v.1.] An introduction to the Carnivora / John F. Eisenberg -- pt. 1. Behavior. Acoustic communication by fissiped carnivores / Gustav Peters and W. Chris Wozencraft -- The role of odor in the social lives of carnivores / Martyn L. Gorman and Beverley J. Trowbridge -- Behavioral development of terrestrial carnivores / Marc Bekoff -- The comparative behavioral ecology of hyenas : the importance of diet and food dispersion / M.G.L. Mills -- Intraspecific variation in canid social systems / Patricia D. Moehlman -- The mating tactics and spacing patterns of solitary carnivores / Mikael Sandell -- Carnivore group living : comparative trends / John L. Gittleman -- pt. 2. Ecology. The feeding ecology of giant pandas and Asiatic black bears in the Tangjiahe Reserve, China / George B. Schaller [and others] -- Adaptations for aquatic living by carnivores / James A. Estes -- Ecological constraints on predation by large felids / Mel E. Sunquist and Fiona C. Sunquist -- The advantages and disadvantages of small size to weasels, Mustela species / Carolyn M. King -- Basal rate of metabolism, body size, and food habits in the order Carnivora / Brian K. McNab --Patterns of energy output during reproduction in carnivores / Olav T. Oftedal and John L. Gittleman -- pt. 3. Evolution. Locomotor adaptations by carnivores / Mark E. Taylor -- Carnivore dental adaptations and diet : a study of trophic diversity within guilds / Blaire Van Valkenburgh -- The physiology and evolution of delayed implantation in carnivores / Rodney A. Mead -- Molecular and biochemical evolution of the Carnivora / Robert K. Wayne [and others] -- The phylogeny of the recent Carnivora / W. Chris Wozencraft -- Fossil history of the terrestrial Carnivora / Larry D. Martin -- Appendix: Classification of the recent Carnivora / W. Chris Wozencraft
Control code
18135778
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Isbn
9780801482168
Isbn Type
(pbk. : v. 2 : alk. paper)
Lccn
88047725
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1199949
Label
Carnivore behavior, ecology, and evolution, John L. Gittleman, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • [v. 2.] Introduction : Carnivores and conservation biology / George B. Schaller -- pt. 1. Behavior. Ethics and the study of carnivores : doing science while respecting animals / Marc Bekoff and Dale Jamieson -- Behavioral endocrinology and social organization in dwarf mongooses / Scott Creel -- Female masculinization in the spotted hyena : endocrinology, behavioral ecology, and evolution / Laurence G. Frank -- The adaptive significance of color patterns in carnivores : phylogenetic tests of classic hypotheses / Alessia Ortolani and T.M. Caro -- Sympatry in Canids : a review and assessment / Warren E. Johnson, Todd K. Fuller, and William L. Franklin -- pt. 2. Ecology. Methodological advances in capture, census, and food-habits studies of large African carnivores / M.G.L. Mills -- Patterns of size separation in carnivore communities / Tamara Dayan and Daniel Simberloff -- Patterns and consequences of dispersal in gregarious carnivores / Peter M. Waser -- Carnivore reintroductions : an interdisciplinary examination / Richard P. Reading and Tim W. Clark -- Human/carnivor interactions : conservation and management implications from China / Kenneth G. Johnson [and others] -- pt. 3. Evolution. Competitors, companions, status symbols, or pests : a review of human associations with other carnivores / Juliet Clutton-Brock -- Design for killing : craniodental adaptations of predators / Audrone R. Biknevicius and Blaire Van Valkenburgh -- Genetic relatedness among individuals within carnivore societies / Matthew E. Gompper and Robert K. Wayne -- Demographic and historical effects on genetic variation of carnivores / Robert K. Wayne and Klaus-Peter Koepfli -- Biogeography of the order Carnivora / Robert M. Hunt, Jr. -- Carnivoran phylogeny and rates of evolution : morphological, taxic, and molecular / John J. Flynn -- Carnivoran ecomorphology : a phylogenetic perspective / Lars Werdelin
  • [v.1.] An introduction to the Carnivora / John F. Eisenberg -- pt. 1. Behavior. Acoustic communication by fissiped carnivores / Gustav Peters and W. Chris Wozencraft -- The role of odor in the social lives of carnivores / Martyn L. Gorman and Beverley J. Trowbridge -- Behavioral development of terrestrial carnivores / Marc Bekoff -- The comparative behavioral ecology of hyenas : the importance of diet and food dispersion / M.G.L. Mills -- Intraspecific variation in canid social systems / Patricia D. Moehlman -- The mating tactics and spacing patterns of solitary carnivores / Mikael Sandell -- Carnivore group living : comparative trends / John L. Gittleman -- pt. 2. Ecology. The feeding ecology of giant pandas and Asiatic black bears in the Tangjiahe Reserve, China / George B. Schaller [and others] -- Adaptations for aquatic living by carnivores / James A. Estes -- Ecological constraints on predation by large felids / Mel E. Sunquist and Fiona C. Sunquist -- The advantages and disadvantages of small size to weasels, Mustela species / Carolyn M. King -- Basal rate of metabolism, body size, and food habits in the order Carnivora / Brian K. McNab --Patterns of energy output during reproduction in carnivores / Olav T. Oftedal and John L. Gittleman -- pt. 3. Evolution. Locomotor adaptations by carnivores / Mark E. Taylor -- Carnivore dental adaptations and diet : a study of trophic diversity within guilds / Blaire Van Valkenburgh -- The physiology and evolution of delayed implantation in carnivores / Rodney A. Mead -- Molecular and biochemical evolution of the Carnivora / Robert K. Wayne [and others] -- The phylogeny of the recent Carnivora / W. Chris Wozencraft -- Fossil history of the terrestrial Carnivora / Larry D. Martin -- Appendix: Classification of the recent Carnivora / W. Chris Wozencraft
Control code
18135778
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Isbn
9780801482168
Isbn Type
(pbk. : v. 2 : alk. paper)
Lccn
88047725
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1199949

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