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Animal behaviour

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    Chapter 1 Visual communication: evolution, ecology, and functional mechanisms
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    Chapter 2 Vocal communication in social groups
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    Chapter 3 Kin recognition: an overview of conceptual issues, mechanisms and evolutionary theory
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    Chapter 4 Honeybee cognition
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    Chapter 5 Animal Behaviour: Evolution and Mechanisms
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    Chapter 6 Conflict and conflict resolution in social insects
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    Chapter 7 Social insects, major evolutionary transitions and multilevel selection
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    Chapter 8 Cooperation between unrelated individuals – a game theoretic approach
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    Chapter 9 Group decision-making in animal societies
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    Chapter 10 Parental care: adjustments to conflict and cooperation
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    Chapter 11 The quantitative study of sexual and natural selection in the wild and in the laboratory
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    Chapter 12 Mate choice and reproductive conflict in simultaneous hermaphrodites
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    Chapter 13 Extra-pair behaviour
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    Chapter 14 Extreme polyandry in social Hymenoptera: evolutionary causes and consequences for colony organisation
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    Chapter 15 Monogynous mating strategies in spiders
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    Chapter 16 Mating systems, social behaviour and hormones
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    Chapter 17 The social modulation of behavioural development
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    Chapter 18 Alternative reproductive tactics and life history phenotypes
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    Chapter 19 Animal personality and behavioural syndromes
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    Chapter 20 Social learning and culture in animals
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    Chapter 21 Levels and mechanisms of behavioural variability
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Chapter title
The social modulation of behavioural development
Chapter number 17
Book title
Animal Behaviour: Evolution and Mechanisms
Published by
Springer Berlin Heidelberg, January 2010
DOI 10.1007/978-3-642-02624-9_17
Book ISBNs
978-3-64-202623-2, 978-3-64-202624-9

Norbert Sachser, Sylvia Kaiser


Peter Kappeler

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Portugal 1 6%
Unknown 16 94%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Student > Bachelor 6 35%
Professor > Associate Professor 4 24%
Student > Ph. D. Student 3 18%
Student > Doctoral Student 2 12%
Researcher 1 6%
Other 1 6%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 15 88%
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 1 6%
Environmental Science 1 6%