Cover: The Animal in Its World (Explorations of an Ethologist, 1932-1972), Volume Two: Laboratory Experiments and General Papers, from Harvard University PressCover: The Animal in Its World (Explorations of an Ethologist, 1932-1972), Volume Two: Laboratory Experiments and General Papers in PAPERBACK

The Animal in Its World (Explorations of an Ethologist, 1932-1972), Volume Two: Laboratory Experiments and General Papers

Add to Cart

Product Details

PAPERBACK

$36.00 • £28.95 • €32.50

ISBN 9780674037281

Publication Date: 12/01/1974

Short

231 pages

146 figures

The Animal in its World (Explorations of an Ethologist, 1932-1972)

United States and its dependencies only

  • Foreword by Sir Peter Medawar, FRS
  • References to the Original Papers
  • Section III: Laboratory Experiments
    • Author’s Notes
    • 11. The releasing and directing stimulus situations of the gaping response in young blackbirds and thrushes (Turdus m. merula L. and T. e. ericetorum Turton) (1938)
    • 12. The spines of sticklebacks (Gasterosteus and Pygosteus) as a means of defence against predators (Perea and Esox) (1956)
  • Section IV: General Papers
    • Author’s Notes
    • 13. Behaviour and Natural Selection (1965)
    • 14. On appeasement signals (1959)
    • 15. Ethology (1969)
    • 16. The search for animal roots of human behaviour (1964)
    • 17. Early Childhood Autism—an ethological approach (1972)
    • 18. Functional Ethology and the human sciences (1972)

From Our Blog

Photo of Karma Ben-Johanan working from home

Virtual Conferences, Working from Home, and Flying Kids

Like many conferences this year, the annual American Academy of Religion­/­Society of Biblical Literature conference will be virtual. HUP’s Editorial Director, Sharmila Sen, who normally attends the conference, decided to check in with some of the people she would have otherwise seen there in person.