The study of instinct

  • 228 Pages
  • 1.71 MB
  • English
Clarendon P. , Oxford
Instinct., Animal beha
Statementby N. Tinbergen.
LC ClassificationsQL781 .T58 1969
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 228 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5158584M
ISBN 10019857343X
LC Control Number74452984

Behavioural ecologists and evolutionary biologists have long recognised Professor Tinbergen's great prescience in placing the study of animal behaviour firmly in an ecological and evolutionary context nearly fifty years ago. This is a reprint of the edition of The Study of Instinct (originally published in ).

In The Study of Instinct, Tinbergen attempts to organize the study of animal behavior into a coherent whole, focusing on how animals behave in response to stimuli, how physical and neurological characteristics shape instinct, how individual animals develop behavioral patterns, and how they adapt to changing :// The Study of Instinct, Tinbergen's first major work, introduced the subject of ethology to an American audience more than forty years ago, and it is still considered one of the best introductions to the field.

Long out The study of instinct book print, this reissue of the edition allows a new generation of readers to explore this classic for  › Books › Professional & Technical › Professional Science. Nikolaas Tinbergen won a Nobel Prize in for his pioneering studies in animal behavior.

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Tutte le categorie. VAI Ricerca Ciao   Blue cloth over boards with orange lettering to spine. Mild rubbing to front and rear boards.

Top corners bumped. Previous owner's name in ink to front free end paper. Small inked check marks to half-title and title page, pages otherwise clean and unmarked. Binding is sound.

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Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print   The Study of Instinct. TINBERGEN. (xii, pp., figs., $ Clarendon Press, Oxford, ) Tinbergen and Konrad Lorenz are two leaders among the group of European scien- tists who have been developing the analytic and comparative study of animal behavior under the label “ethology.” Both have recently published books in :// Additional Physical Format: Online version: Tinbergen, Niko, Study of instinct.

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I wrote this book to try to satisfy that curiosity. Language is beginning to submit to that uniquely satisfying kind of understanding that we a special environment for the study of language, and I am Creates-Language, The author of the book is a Canadian-American author.

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The division between observation and description, causal mechanism, adaptive function, individual development and phyletic evolution was already apparent in Tinbergen's important book The study of instinct (Tinbergen, ). Clearly and succinctly this book presented a fund of new views of what animals do, and why and ://