Animal Behaviour – Ethology

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SKU: 9789386519184 Category: Tag:
ISBN : 9789386519184
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Number of Pages : 744
Format : Paperback
Language : English
Publisher : Saras Publication

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1. Introduction to Ethology, 2. Ethology as a Branch of Biology, 3. History of Ethology, 4. Scope of Ethology, 5. Approaches and Methods in the Study of Behaviour, 6.Causation of Behaviour, 7. Classification of Behavioural Patterns, 8. Innate Behaviour /Instinct / FAP, 9. Learned Behaviour, 10. Taxis, 11. Conditioning, 12. Habituation, 13. Imprinting, 14. Reflexes, 15. Conditioned Reflex, 16. Neural Basis of Learning, 17. Insight Learning (Reasoning), 18. Associative Learning, 19. Aggression, 20.Territoriality, 21. Cognitive Skill, 22. Sensory Filtering, 23.Responsiveness, 24. Sign Stimuli, 25. Echolocation, 26.Ethogram (Analysis of Behaviour), 27. Memory, 28. Animal Psychology, 29. Neural Regulation of Behaviour, 30. Hormonal Regulation of Behaviour, 31. Social Organization in Animals, 32. Social Organization in Insects, 33. Social Organization in Elephants, 34. Social Organization in Macaques, 35.Social Organization in Langurs, 36. Social Organization in Primates, 37. Social Organisation in Honey Bee, 38. Social Organisation in Ants, 39. Social Organisation in Termites, 40. Social Organization in Birds, 41.Courtship Behaviour, 42. Courtship in Hermit Crab, 43. Courtship in Cricket, 44.Courtship in Scorpion, 45.Courtship in Ophiocephalus, 46. Courtship in Tilapia, 47. Courtship of Three – Spined Stickleback Fish, 48. Courtship of Betta Splendens, 49. Courtship of Frog, 50. Courtship of Peafowl, 51. Mating Behaviour in Penguins, 52. Parental Care, 53.Parental Care in Fishes, 54. Parental Care in Amphibia, 55. Parental Care in Birds, 56. Parental Care in Koel, 57. Parental Care in Penguins, 58. Parental Care in Sunbird, 59. Nests, 60. Nesting Behaviour, 61. Nesting Behaviour in Wasps, 62. Nesting Behaviour in Birds, 63. Nesting Behaviour in Bowerbird, 64. Nesting Behaviour of Weaver Bird, 65. Nesting Behaviour of Tailorbird, 66. Migration of Fishes, 67.Migration of Turtles, 68. Migration of Birds, 69. Migration of Penguins, 70. Pheromones, 71. Role of Pheromones in Drive, 72. Role of Pheromones in Alarm Spreading, 73. Crypsis, 74. Predator Detection, 75. Predator Tactics, 76. Tool-Use by Animals, 77. Orientation, 78. Navigation, 79. Communication, 80. Visual Communication, 81. Audio Signal, 82. Vocal- Species Specific, 83. Evolution of Language in Primates, 84. Ecological Concepts of Behaviour, 85. Habitat Selection, 86. Food Selection, 87. Optimal Foraging Theory, 88. Antipredator Defences, 89. Homing, 90. Social Dominance, 91. Dispersal, 92. Host – Parasite Relations, 93. Social Behaviour, 94. Aggregation, 95. Schooling in Fish, 96. Flocking in Birds, 97. Herding in Mammals, 98. Group Selection, 99. Kin Selection, 100. Altruism, 101. Reciprocal Altruism, 102. Altruism and Evolution, 103. Reproductive Behaviour, 104. Evolution of Sex, 105. Reproductive Strategies, 106. Mating System, 107. Sperm Competition, 108. Sexual Role, 109.Domestication and Behavioural Changes, 110. Mimicry, 111.Colouration, 112. Biological Clock, 113. Motivational Behaviour, 114. Hunger Drive, 115. Thirst Drive, 116. Models of Motivation, Index