New PDF release: Animal Vigilance: Monitoring Predators and Competitors

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By Guy Beauchamp

ISBN-10: 0128019832

ISBN-13: 9780128019832

Animal Vigilance builds at the author’s past book with educational Press (Social Predation: How team dwelling merits Predators and Prey) through constructing numerous different topics together with the improvement and mechanisms underlying vigilance, in addition to constructing extra totally the evolution and serve as of vigilance.

Animal vigilance has been on the leading edge of study on animal habit for a few years, yet no accomplished evaluate of this subject has existed. scholars of animal habit have enthusiastic about many elements of animal vigilance, from types of its adaptive worth to empirical learn within the laboratory and within the box. The giant literature on vigilance is commonly dispersed with usually little touch among types and empirical paintings and among researchers targeting various taxa equivalent to birds and mammals. Animal Vigilance fills this hole within the on hand material.

  • Tackles vigilance from all angles, theoretical and empirical, whereas together with the broadest diversity of species to underscore unifying themes
  • Discusses a number of more moderen advancements within the quarter, corresponding to vigilance copying and impression of meals density
  • Highlights contemporary demanding situations to assumptions of conventional versions of vigilance, resembling the idea that vigilance is self sustaining between staff participants, that's reviewed in the course of dialogue of synchronization and coordination of vigilance in a group
  • Written by means of a most sensible professional in animal vigilance

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