Animal personalities : behavior, physiology, and evolution /
edited by Claudio Carere and Dario Maestripieri.
Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, [2013], c2013.
ix, 507 pages
0226921972 (paper), 0226922057 (cloth : alk. paper), 0226922065 (e-book), 9780226921976 (paper), 9780226922058 (cloth : alk. paper), 9780226922065 (e-book)
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Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, [2013], c2013.
0226921972 (paper)
0226922057 (cloth : alk. paper)
0226922065 (e-book)
9780226921976 (paper)
9780226922058 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780226922065 (e-book)
contents note
Animal personalities: who cares and why? / Claudio Carere, Dario Maestripieri -- Behavioral characterization of personalities across animal taxa -- The bold and the spineless: invertebrate personalities / Jennifer A. Mather, David M. Logue -- Evolutionary perspectives on personality in stickleback fish / Alison M. Bell, Susan A. Foster, Matthew Wund -- Avian personality / Kees van Oers, Marc Naguib -- Differential behavioral ecology: the structure, life history, and evolution of primate personality / Alexander Weiss, Mark J. Adams -- Personalities in a comparative perspective: what do human psychologists glean from animal personality studies? / Samuel D. Gosling, Pranjal H. Mehta -- Genetics, ecology, and evolution of animal personalities -- The quantitative and molecular genetics of animal personality / Kees van Oers, David L. Sinn -- What is the evidence that natural selection maintains variation in animal personalities? / Niels J. Dingemanse, Denis RĂ©ale -- Frontiers on the interface between behavioral syndromes and social behavioral ecology / Andrew Sih -- The evolution of animal personalities / Max Wolf, G. Sander van Doorn, Olof Leimar, Franz J. Weissing -- Development of personalities and their underlying mechanisms -- Ontogeny of stable individual differences: gene, environment, and epigenetic mechanisms / James P. Curley, Igor Branchi -- Parental influences on offspring personality traits in oviparous and placental vertebrates / Dario Maestripieri, Ton G.G. Groothuis -- Neuroendocrine and autonomic correlates of animal personalities / Doretta Caramaschi, Claudio Carere, Andrea Sgoifo, Jaap M. Koolhaas -- Implications of personality research for conservation biology, animal welfare, and human health -- Animal personality and conservation biology: the importance of behavioral diversity / Brian R. Smith, Daniel T. Blumstein -- Personality variation in cultured fish: implications for production and welfare / Felicity Huntingford, Flavia Mesquita,
Sunil Kadri -- Behavioral, physiological, and health biases in laboratory rodents: a basis for understanding mechanistic links between human personality and health / Sonia A. Cavigelli, Kerry C. Michael, Christina M. Ragan.
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