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The Resource Animal signals, John Maynard-Smith, David Harper

Animal signals, John Maynard-Smith, David Harper

Label
Animal signals
Title
Animal signals
Statement of responsibility
John Maynard-Smith, David Harper
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
UKM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
b.1920
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
SMITH,John Maynard
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
fl.2003
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Harper, David
Series statement
Oxford series in ecology and evolution
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Animal communication
Label
Animal signals, John Maynard-Smith, David Harper
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint, with corrections, of edition originally published 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [141]-159) and index
Contents
  • 1.
  • Introduction: what are signals?.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • theory of costly signalling.
  • p. 16
  • 3.
  • Strategic signals and minimal-cost signals.
  • p. 32
  • 4.
  • Indices of quality.
  • p. 45
  • 5.
  • evolution of signal form.
  • p. 68
  • 6.
  • Signals during contests.
  • p. 90
  • 7.
  • Signals in primates and other social animals.
  • p. 112
  • Glossary of scientific names.
  • p. 137
  • References.
  • p. 141
  • Index.
  • p. 161
Control code
l82004296612
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Corr.
Extent
ix, 166 p.
Isbn
9780198526858
Lccn
2004296612
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Animal signals, John Maynard-Smith, David Harper
Publication
Note
Reprint, with corrections, of edition originally published 2003
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [141]-159) and index
Contents
  • 1.
  • Introduction: what are signals?.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • theory of costly signalling.
  • p. 16
  • 3.
  • Strategic signals and minimal-cost signals.
  • p. 32
  • 4.
  • Indices of quality.
  • p. 45
  • 5.
  • evolution of signal form.
  • p. 68
  • 6.
  • Signals during contests.
  • p. 90
  • 7.
  • Signals in primates and other social animals.
  • p. 112
  • Glossary of scientific names.
  • p. 137
  • References.
  • p. 141
  • Index.
  • p. 161
Control code
l82004296612
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
Corr.
Extent
ix, 166 p.
Isbn
9780198526858
Lccn
2004296612
Other physical details
ill.

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