Zoology

Michel A. Hofman,Dean Falk's Evolution of the Primate Brain: From Neuron to Behavior PDF

By Michel A. Hofman,Dean Falk

ISBN-10: 0444538607

ISBN-13: 9780444538604

This quantity of development in mind Research offers an artificial resource of data approximately state of the art learn that has very important implications for the evolution of the mind and cognition in primates, together with people. This subject calls for enter from numerous fields which are constructing at an unparalleled speed: genetics, developmental neurobiology, comparative and useful neuroanatomy (at gross and microanatomical levels), quantitative neurobiology with regards to scaling components that constrain mind association and evolution, primate palaeontology (including paleoneurology), paleo-anthropology, comparative psychology, and behavioural evolutionary biology.

Written through internationally-renowned scientists, this well timed quantity can be of broad curiosity to scholars, students, technological know-how reporters, and various specialists who're attracted to keeping an eye on the discoveries which are quickly rising concerning the evolution of the mind and cognition.

  • Written by means of the world over popular scientists, this well timed quantity might be of large curiosity to scholars, students, technology newshounds, and quite a few specialists who're attracted to keeping an eye on the discoveries which are quickly rising in regards to the evolution of the mind and cognition

Show description

Read Online or Download Evolution of the Primate Brain: From Neuron to Behavior (Progress in Brain Research) PDF

Best zoology books

Get Studies on Mexican Paleontology: 24 (Topics in Geobiology) PDF

This is often the 1st entire resource of data approximately Mexican fossils to be released in English. The booklet deals up to date info within the fields of stratigraphy, sedimentology, tectonics, paleobiogeography, paleoclimatology and evolution. incorporated is an in depth bibliography of just about one thousand references on the topic of the primary subject, a tribute to 2 centuries of study.

New PDF release: Primates Face to Face: The Conservation Implications of

As our closest evolutionary family members, nonhuman primates are indispensable parts in our mythologies, diets and medical paradigms, but so much species now face an doubtful destiny via exploitation for the puppy and bushmeat trades in addition to innovative habitat loss. New information regarding disorder transmission, nutritional and fiscal linkage, and the continued overseas concentrate on conservation and primate examine have created a surge of curiosity in primates, and concentrate on the various interplay of human and nonhuman primates has turn into an enormous part in primatological and ethnographic stories.

Download PDF by Kenneth B. Armitage: Marmot Biology: Sociality, Individual Fitness, and

Targeting the physiological and behavioral components that allow a species to stay in a harsh seasonal setting, this booklet locations the social biology of marmots in an environmental context. It attracts at the result of a 40-year empirical research of the inhabitants biology of the yellow-bellied marmot close to the Rocky Mountain organic Laboratory within the higher East River Valley in Colorado, united states.

Download PDF by Atsushi Kumanogoh: Semaphorins: A Diversity of Emerging Physiological and

This booklet offers the present techniques of semaphorin biology. within the early Nineteen Nineties, semaphorins have been initially pointed out as axon counsel cues that functionality in the course of neuronal improvement. even if, cumulative findings have clarified that they have got various capabilities in lots of physiological tactics, together with cardiogenesis, angiogenesis, vasculogenesis, osteoclastogenesis, retinal homeostasis, and immune law.

Additional resources for Evolution of the Primate Brain: From Neuron to Behavior (Progress in Brain Research)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Evolution of the Primate Brain: From Neuron to Behavior (Progress in Brain Research) by Michel A. Hofman,Dean Falk


by William
4.4

Rated 4.89 of 5 – based on 11 votes