Coverart for item
The Resource Infectious diseases in primates : behavior, ecology and evolution, Charles L. Nunn, Sonia Altizer

Infectious diseases in primates : behavior, ecology and evolution, Charles L. Nunn, Sonia Altizer

Label
Infectious diseases in primates : behavior, ecology and evolution
Title
Infectious diseases in primates
Title remainder
behavior, ecology and evolution
Statement of responsibility
Charles L. Nunn, Sonia Altizer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nunn, Charles L
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Altizer, Sonia M
Series statement
Oxford series in ecology and evolution
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Primates
  • Communicable diseases
  • Communicable diseases
  • Behavior, Animal
  • Communicable Diseases
Label
Infectious diseases in primates : behavior, ecology and evolution, Charles L. Nunn, Sonia Altizer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [296]-367) and index
Contents
Questions, terminology, and underlying principles -- Diversity and characterisitcs of primate parasites -- Primate socioecology and disease risk: predictions and rationale -- Host-parasite dynamics and epidemiological principles -- Host defenses: the immune system and behavioral counterstrategies -- Infectious disease and primate social systems -- Parasites and primate conservation -- From nonhuman primates to human health and evolution -- Concluding remarks and future directions
Control code
ocm62888951
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 384 p.
Isbn
9780198565857
Lccn
2006000425
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Infectious diseases in primates : behavior, ecology and evolution, Charles L. Nunn, Sonia Altizer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [296]-367) and index
Contents
Questions, terminology, and underlying principles -- Diversity and characterisitcs of primate parasites -- Primate socioecology and disease risk: predictions and rationale -- Host-parasite dynamics and epidemiological principles -- Host defenses: the immune system and behavioral counterstrategies -- Infectious disease and primate social systems -- Parasites and primate conservation -- From nonhuman primates to human health and evolution -- Concluding remarks and future directions
Control code
ocm62888951
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 384 p.
Isbn
9780198565857
Lccn
2006000425
Other physical details
ill.

Library Locations

    • Leahurst Campus LibraryBorrow it
      Chester High Road, Neston, CH64 7TE, GB
      53.294668 -3.027523
Processing Feedback ...