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The Primate Anthology Essays on Primate Behavior, Ecology and Conservation from Natural History,9780136138457
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The Primate Anthology Essays on Primate Behavior, Ecology and Conservation from Natural History

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0136138454
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Pub. Date:
10/2/1997
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Pearson
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Offers a multi-disciplinary and cross-disciplinary perspective.this anthology offers a collection of 33 readings on primate behavior, ecology, and conservation originally published inNatural History Magazine.

Table of Contents

Foreword vii(2)
Karen Strier
Preface ix(4)
Russell Ciochon
Richard Nisbett
The Authors and the Artist xiii(2)
The Contributors xv(4)
Backdrop xix
Richard Nisbett
Russell Ciochon
Part I: SOCIAL BEHAVIOR, COGNITION, AND INTELLIGENCE
Introduction 1(88)
Richard Nisbett
Russell Ciochon
Dawn Starin
1 Monkey Moves
6(6)
Peter Veit
2 Gorilla Society
12(7)
Joan Luft
Jeanne Altmann
3 Mother Baboon
19(9)
Carolyn Crockett
4 Family Feuds
28(8)
Barbara Smuts
5 What Are Friends For?
36(8)
Sarah Blaffer-Hrdy
6 Daughters or Sons
44(12)
Meredith Small
7 Ms. Monkey
56(4)
Dorothy Cheney
Robert Seyfarth
8 In the Minds of Monkeys
60(6)
Takayoshi Kano
9 The Bonobos' Peaceable Kingdom
66(8)
Christophe Boesch
Hedwige Boesch Acherman
10 Dim Forest, Bright Chimps
74(6)
Jeanne Altmann
11 Leading Ladies
80(4)
Craig Stanford
12 To Catch a Colobus
84(5)
Part II: COMMUNITY ECOLOGY
Introduction 89(44)
Richard Nisbett
Russell Ciochon
Katherine Homewood
13 Monkey on a Riverbank
93(6)
Robert Harding
Shirley Strum
14 The Predatory Baboons of Kekopey
99(7)
Randall Susman
15 Acrobatic Pygmy Chimpanzees
106(7)
Richard Byrne
Jennifer Byrne
16 Leopard Killers of Mahale
113(6)
Lysa Leland
Thomas Struhsaker
17 Teamwork Tactics
119(5)
Dawn Starin
18 The Kindness of Strangers
124(4)
Lynne Isbell
19 The Vervet's Year of Doom
128(5)
Part III: DIET AND REPRODUCTION
Introduction 133(60)
Richard Nisbett
Russell Ciochon
Robert Martin
20 Strategies of Reproduction
141(5)
Kenneth Glander
21 Poison in the Monkey's Garden of Eden
146(7)
Charles Janson
22 Capuchin Counterpoint
153(8)
Jose Marcio Ayres
23 Scarlet Faces of the Amazon
161(7)
Stephen Ferrari
24 Diet for a Small Primate
168(6)
Sue Boinski
25 Monkeys with Inflated Sex Appeal
174(6)
Karen Strier
26 Menu for a Monkey
180(7)
Patricia Wright
27 Night Watch on the Amazon
187(6)
Part IV: HUMAN-NONHUMAN PRIMATE INTERACTION AND CONSERVATION
Introduction 193(42)
Richard Nisbett
Russell Ciochon
Jaclyn Wolfheim
28 The Perils of Primates
198(7)
Robert Martin
Simon Bearder
29 Radio Bush Baby
205(6)
Charles Southwick
Farooq Siddiqi
30 The Rhesus Monkey's Fall from Grace
211(8)
Patricia Wright
31 Lemurs Lost and Found
219(6)
Meredith Small
32 Macaque See, Macaque Do
225(5)
Simon Bearder
33 Calls of the Wild
230(5)
Credits for Photographs 235(2)
Credits for Illustrations
237(2)
Index 239


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