The Resource Primate societies, edited by Barbara B. Smuts [and others] ; with 46 contributors

Primate societies, edited by Barbara B. Smuts [and others] ; with 46 contributors

Label
Primate societies
Title
Primate societies
Statement of responsibility
edited by Barbara B. Smuts [and others] ; with 46 contributors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL737.P9
LC item number
P6744 1987
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
QL737.P9P67
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
FF4499
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Smuts, Barbara B
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Primates
  • Primates
  • Animal societies
  • Social behavior in animals
  • Mammals
  • Mammals
  • Behavior, Animal
  • Primates
  • Social Behavior
  • Animal societies
  • Mammals
  • Mammals
  • Primates
  • Primates
  • Social behavior in animals
  • Primates
  • Primates
Label
Primate societies, edited by Barbara B. Smuts [and others] ; with 46 contributors
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 511-564
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The study of primate societies / Dorothy L. Cheney [and others] -- pt. 1. Evolution of diversity. Lorises, bushbabies, and tarsiers : diverse societies in solitary foragers / Simon K. Beader -- Malagasy prosimians : female dominance / Alison F. Richard -- Tamarins and marmosets : communal care of offspring / Anne Wilson Goldizen -- Monogamous cebids and their relatives : intergroup calls and spacing / John G. Robinson, Patricia C. Wright, and Warren G. Kinzey -- Howlers : variations in group size and demography / Carolyn M. Crockett and John F. Eisenberg -- Capuchins : squirrel monkeys, and atelines : socioecological convergence with old world primates / John G. Robinson and Charles H. Janson -- Colobines : infanticide by adult males / Thomas T. Struhsaker and Lysa Leland -- Forest guenons and Patas monkeys : male-male competition in one-male groups / Marina Cords -- Desert, forest, and montane baboons : multilevel societies / Edward Stammbach -- Cercopithecines in multimale groups : genetic diversity and population / Don J. Melnick and Mary C. Pearl -- Gibbons : territoriality and monogamy / Donna Robbins Leighton
  • Orangutans : sexual dimorphism in a solitary species / Peter S. Rodman and John C. Mitani -- Gorillas : variation in female relationships / Kelly J. Stewart and Alexander H. Harcourt -- Chimpanzees and bonobos : cooperative relationships among males / Toshisada Nishida and Mariko Hiraiwa-Hasegawa -- pt. 2. Socioecology. Life histories in comparative perspective / Paul H. Harvey, R.D. Martin, and T.H. Clutton-Brock -- Food distribution and foraging behavior / John F. Oates -- Interactions among primate species / Peter M. Waser -- Predation / Dorothy L. Cheney and Richard W. Wrangham -- Demography and reproduction / R.I.M. Dunbar -- Dispersal and philopatry / Anne E. Perry and Craig Packer -- Interactions and relationships between groups / Dorothy L. Cheney -- Evolution of social structure / Richard W. Wrangham
  • pt. 3. Group life. Kinship / Sarah Gouzoules and Harold Gouzoules -- Conflict and cooperation / Jeffrey R. Walters and Robert M. Seyfarth -- Social behavior in evolutionary perspective / Joan B. Silk -- Infants, mothers, and other females / Nancy A. Nicolson -- Infants and adult males / Patricia L. Whitten -- Transition to adulthood / Jeffrey R. Walters -- Patterning of sexual activity / Sarah Blaffer Hrdy and Patricia L. Whitten -- Sexual competition and male choice ; Gender, aggression, and influence / Barbara B. Smuts -- Can nonhuman primates help us understand human behavior? / Robert A. Hinde -- Dynamics of social relationships / Frans B.M. de Waal -- pt. 4. Communication and intelligence. Communication by sight and smell / Anne C. Zeller -- Vocal communication and its relation to language / Robert M. Seyfarth -- Intelligence and social cognition / Susan Essock-Vitale and Robert M. Seyfarth -- Local traditions and cultural transmission / Toshisada Nishida -- pt. 5. The future. Conservation of primates and their habitats / Russell A. Mittermeier and Dorothy L. Cheney -- Future of primate research / Dorothy L. Cheney [and others]
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
xi, 578 pages
Isbn
9780226767161
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
86007091
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)13498408
  • (OCoLC)ocm13498408
Label
Primate societies, edited by Barbara B. Smuts [and others] ; with 46 contributors
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 511-564
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The study of primate societies / Dorothy L. Cheney [and others] -- pt. 1. Evolution of diversity. Lorises, bushbabies, and tarsiers : diverse societies in solitary foragers / Simon K. Beader -- Malagasy prosimians : female dominance / Alison F. Richard -- Tamarins and marmosets : communal care of offspring / Anne Wilson Goldizen -- Monogamous cebids and their relatives : intergroup calls and spacing / John G. Robinson, Patricia C. Wright, and Warren G. Kinzey -- Howlers : variations in group size and demography / Carolyn M. Crockett and John F. Eisenberg -- Capuchins : squirrel monkeys, and atelines : socioecological convergence with old world primates / John G. Robinson and Charles H. Janson -- Colobines : infanticide by adult males / Thomas T. Struhsaker and Lysa Leland -- Forest guenons and Patas monkeys : male-male competition in one-male groups / Marina Cords -- Desert, forest, and montane baboons : multilevel societies / Edward Stammbach -- Cercopithecines in multimale groups : genetic diversity and population / Don J. Melnick and Mary C. Pearl -- Gibbons : territoriality and monogamy / Donna Robbins Leighton
  • Orangutans : sexual dimorphism in a solitary species / Peter S. Rodman and John C. Mitani -- Gorillas : variation in female relationships / Kelly J. Stewart and Alexander H. Harcourt -- Chimpanzees and bonobos : cooperative relationships among males / Toshisada Nishida and Mariko Hiraiwa-Hasegawa -- pt. 2. Socioecology. Life histories in comparative perspective / Paul H. Harvey, R.D. Martin, and T.H. Clutton-Brock -- Food distribution and foraging behavior / John F. Oates -- Interactions among primate species / Peter M. Waser -- Predation / Dorothy L. Cheney and Richard W. Wrangham -- Demography and reproduction / R.I.M. Dunbar -- Dispersal and philopatry / Anne E. Perry and Craig Packer -- Interactions and relationships between groups / Dorothy L. Cheney -- Evolution of social structure / Richard W. Wrangham
  • pt. 3. Group life. Kinship / Sarah Gouzoules and Harold Gouzoules -- Conflict and cooperation / Jeffrey R. Walters and Robert M. Seyfarth -- Social behavior in evolutionary perspective / Joan B. Silk -- Infants, mothers, and other females / Nancy A. Nicolson -- Infants and adult males / Patricia L. Whitten -- Transition to adulthood / Jeffrey R. Walters -- Patterning of sexual activity / Sarah Blaffer Hrdy and Patricia L. Whitten -- Sexual competition and male choice ; Gender, aggression, and influence / Barbara B. Smuts -- Can nonhuman primates help us understand human behavior? / Robert A. Hinde -- Dynamics of social relationships / Frans B.M. de Waal -- pt. 4. Communication and intelligence. Communication by sight and smell / Anne C. Zeller -- Vocal communication and its relation to language / Robert M. Seyfarth -- Intelligence and social cognition / Susan Essock-Vitale and Robert M. Seyfarth -- Local traditions and cultural transmission / Toshisada Nishida -- pt. 5. The future. Conservation of primates and their habitats / Russell A. Mittermeier and Dorothy L. Cheney -- Future of primate research / Dorothy L. Cheney [and others]
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
xi, 578 pages
Isbn
9780226767161
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
86007091
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)13498408
  • (OCoLC)ocm13498408

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