Juvenile Primates

Juvenile Primates

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The first and still the only book focused exclusively on juvenile primates, this collection presents original research covering all the major divisions of primates, from prosimians to humans. Contributors explore the evolutionary history of the juvenile stage in primates, differences in behavior between juvenile males and females, how juvenile behaviors act both to prepare juveniles for adulthood and to help them survive the juvenile stage, how juveniles learn about and participate in social conflict and dominance relationships, and the similarities and differences between development of juvenile human and nonhuman primates. This edition includes a new foreword and bibliography prepared by the editors. Contributors: Filippo Aureli, Bernard Chapais, Marina Cords, Carolyn M. Crockett, Frans B. M. de Waal, Carolyn Pope Edwards, Robert Fagen, Carole Gauthier, Paul H. Harvey, Charlotte K. Hemelrijk, Loek A. M. Herremans, Julia A. Horrocks, Wayne Hunte, Charles H. Janson, Nicholas Blurton Jones, Katharine Milton, Leanne T. Nash, Timothy G. O'Brien, Mark D. Pagel, Theresa R. Pope, Anne E. Pusey, Lal Singh Rajpurohit, John G. Robinson, Thelma Rowell, Daniel I. Rubenstein, Volker Sommer, Elisabeth H. M. Sterck, Karen B. Strier, Carel P. van Schaik, Maria A. van Noordwijk, David P. Watts, and Carol M. Worthman.285-304 timing, 264 Dominance rank inheritance, 297 and female social play, 301 matrilineal societies, 245-58. 302-3 ringtailed lemurs. 303 Dominance reversals, 299-300 hypotheses, 302-3 ringtailed lemurs, 299-300, 302-3 Dominance style, 260 Doubly labeled water technique. ... See also Age at first reproduction; Age at maturation; Delayed maturation aquot;optimal life-historyaquot; model, 73-74 risk-aversionanbsp;...

Title:Juvenile Primates
Author: Michael E. Pereira, Lynn A. Fairbanks
Publisher:University of Chicago Press - 1993

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