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The Evolution of Culture in Animals (Princeton Science Library)

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Publisher Comments:

"The great virtue of the book is the re-creation of culture and culture-mimicking behaviors throughout the animal kingdom, an essential step in understanding the probable origins and unique qualities of human sociality. Professor Bonner's style is, as always, witty, and wholly lucid."--E. O. Wilson, Harvard University

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**** A classic study of social behavior in animals. This is a reprint of the 1980 edition--which is endorsed by BCL3.
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Synopsis:

"The great virtue of the book is the re-creation of culture and culture-mimicking behaviors throughout the animal kingdom, an essential step in understanding the probable origins and unique qualities of human sociality. Professor Bonner's style is, as always, witty, and wholly lucid."--E. O. Wilson, Harvard University

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Includes bibliographical references (p. [191]-198) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780691023731
Author:
LaFarge, Margaret
Author:
LaFarge, Margaret
Author:
Bonner, J. T.
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
Location:
Princeton, N.J. :
Subject:
Animals
Subject:
Juvenile literature
Subject:
Evolution
Subject:
Zoology
Subject:
Culture
Subject:
Animal behavior
Subject:
Social behavior in animals
Subject:
Sociobiology
Subject:
Life Sciences - Evolution
Subject:
Life Sciences - Zoology - General
Subject:
Biological Sciences.
Subject:
Biology-Evolution
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Princeton science library
Publication Date:
May 1983
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
College/higher education:
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
232
Dimensions:
8.46x5.44x.52 in. .56 lbs.

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