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Juvenile primates

Juvenile primates

life history, development, and behavior : with a new foreword

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago, Ill, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Primates -- Infancy.,
  • Primates -- Behavior.,
  • Primates -- Development.,
  • Social behavior in animals.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Michael E. Pereira, Lynn A. Fairbanks.
    ContributionsPereira, Michael Eric, 1956-, Fairbanks, Lynn A.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxiii, 428p. :
    Number of Pages428
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22027350M
    ISBN 100226656225

    Primates in Perspective, Second Edition, is ideal for introductory primatology courses and can also be used in upper-division behavior and conservation courses. Additionally, it . Michael E. Pereira is a research associate at the Lincoln Park Zoo and a science teacher at the Latin School of Chicago. He is coeditor of Juvenile Primates: Life History, Development, and Behavior, also published by the University of Chicago Press.

      Mason, W. A.,(). Primate social conflict: An overview of sources, forms and consequences. In Mason, W. A. and Mendoza, S. P. (eds.),Primate Social Conflict, State Author: Irwin S. Bernstein. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Primates by Sarah Lovett; 3 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Primates, Juvenile literature.

    An Overview of the Primates!"# CHAPTER 6 prehensility Grasping with the hands and, in many primates, also the feet. omnivorous Having a diet consisting of many kinds of foods, such as plant materi-als (seeds, fruits, leaves), meat, and insects. diurnal Active during the day. nocturnal Active during the night. stereoscopic vision The conditionFile Size: 6MB.   In another recent book, “Primates and Philosophers,” the primatologist Frans de Waal defends against philosopher critics his view that the roots of morality can be seen in the social behavior.


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The first and still the only book focused exclusively on juvenile primates, this collection presents original research covering all the major divisions of primates, from prosimians to humans. Contributors explore the evolutionary history of the juvenile stage in primates, differences in behavior between juvenile males and females, how juvenile behaviors act both to prepare.

The first and still the only book focused exclusively on juvenile primates, this collection presents original research covering all the major divisions of primates, from prosimians to humans.5/5(1). Juvenile Primates is the first book to focus specifically on the primate juvenile period. Using a life-history approach, contributors to this volume consider the paradoxes inherent in the unusually long juvenile process exhibited by primates as they present new data on the challenges faced by juveniles across a broad range of : Hardcover.

The first and still the only book focused exclusively on juvenile primates, this collection presents original research covering all the major divisions of primates, from prosimians to humans. Contributors explore the evolutionary history of the juvenile stage in primates, differences in behavior between juvenile males and females, how juvenile Price: $ Juvenile Primates Juvenile primates book the first book to focus specifically on the primate juvenile period.

Using a life-history approach, contributors to this volume consider the paradoxes inherent in the unusually long juvenile process exhibited by primates as they present new data on the challenges faced by juveniles across a broad range of species.

Get this from a library. Juvenile primates: life history, development, and behavior. [Michael Eric Pereira; Lynn A Fairbanks;] -- "The First and Still the Only Book Focused Exclusively on Juvenile Primates, this collection presents original research covering all the major divisions of primates, from prosimians to humans.

Juvenile Primates is the first book to focus specifically on the juvenile period. Using a life-history approach, contributors to this volume consider the paradoxes inherent in the unusually long juvenile process exhibited by primates, as they present new data on the challenges faced by juveniles across a broad range of species.

Brand New Book. Primates have by far the longest juvenile period of any mammals of similar size; indeed, protracted development is considered to be one of our most distinguishing features. Yet very few studies so far have focused on juvenile primates, and of those, most have covered just a Book Edition: Reprint Edition.

“Nonhuman primates are many and wondrous, yet few and endangered.” ― Lisa Kemmerer, Primate People: Saving Nonhuman Primates through Education, Advocacy, and Sanctuary.

About this book. Provides an insight into the behavioural development of juvenile primates, from weaning to adulthood, and how their conduct and social relationships are influenced by behavioural ecology. Customer ReviewsPrice Range: £ - £ The book introduces three primatologists - Dian Fossey, Jane Goodall and Biruté Galdikas - and their work with their respective primates.

It also introduces Louis Leakey, who was the one to get each of these women started doing the science that they did/5. Primates and the Mystery of Long, Slow Life Histories. Charnov and Berrigan It is problematic to relegate juvenile mortality to book keeping in this way when it is the part of the life-cycle under strongest selection (Figure 2).

Moving by: Primates have a longer juvenile period between weaning and sexual maturity than other mammals of similar size. Some primates such as galagos and new world monkeys use tree-holes for nesting, and park juveniles in leafy patches while foraging. Other primates follow a strategy of "riding", i.e.

carrying individuals on the body while : Mammalia. 38 books about Primates. Sort by Sort Among Orangutans: Red Apes and the Rise of Human Culture The first and still the only book focused exclusively on juvenile primates, this collection presents original research covering all the major divisions of primates, from prosimians to humans.

Contributors explore the evolutionary history of the. In the animal world, primates hold a place of special fascination. As members of the order of animals that also include human beings, they are our closest relatives. Yet the world of primates is surprisingly varied. From the shy mountain gorilla and the t.

The Nonhuman Primate in Drug Development and Safety Assessment is a valuable reference dedicated to compiling the latest research on nonhuman primate models in nonclinical safety assessment, regulatory toxicity testing and translational science.

By covering important topics such as study planning and conduct, inter-species genetic drift. Life history evolution in primates. of chapters on the behavior of humans at the end of each major section represents one particularly novel aspect of the book, and it. The Society of Toxicologic Pathology (STP) Education Committee and the STP Reproductive Special Interest Group held a North Carolina regional meeting entitled, “Juvenile Toxicology: Relevance and Challenges for Toxicologists and Pathologists” on Maat the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences/National Toxicology Program in Research Triangle Cited by: 7.

Juvenile Primates - Life, History, Development & Behavior () Michael E. Pereira & Lynn A. Fairbanks ISBN Primate Behavior: Information, Social Knowledge & the Evolution of Culture () Duane Quiatt & Vernon Reynolds ISBN 0 5 Female Choices - Sexual Behavior of Female Primates () Meredith F.

Small. In this book, the editors present a view of the socioecology of primates and cetaceans in a comparative perspective to elucidate the social evolution of highly intellectual mammals in terrestrial and aquatic environments.

â Kids. This book is about kids. I n particular, i t focuses on juvenile primatestheir physical growth and maturation, social development, and species and sex differences in behavior prior to reproduction.â So begins Michael Pereira and Lynn Fairbanksâ collection of chapters found in the text Juvenile Primates: Life History, Development, and Behavior.

This period of development .Primates is the first book to focus specifically on the primate juvenile period. Using a life-history approach, contributors to this volume consider the paradoxes inherent .Nonhuman primates (NHPs) are not routinely used for juvenile toxicity testing.

Most traditional pharmaceutical drugs are tested for general toxicity in young adult rats and dogs. Only if these studies do not provide sufficient information to support the use of the pharmaceutical in a pediatric population would specifically designed juvenile Author: Pauline L.

Martin, Timothy P. Coogan.