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Schaik, Carel P. Van - The Primate Origins of Human Nature, ebook

The Primate Origins of Human Nature

Schaik, Carel P. Van


The book features a truly multi-disciplinary, multi-theory, and comparative species approach to subjects not usually presented in textbooks focused on humans, such as the evolution of culture, life history, parenting, and social organization.

Hirai, Hirohisa - Post-Genome Biology of Primates, ebook

Post-Genome Biology of Primates

Hirai, Hirohisa


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Yasuhiro Go, Hiroo Imai, Hirohisa Hirai
2. An Overview of Transcriptome Studies in Non-Human Primates
Naoki Osada
3. The Role of Neoteny in Human Evolution: From Genes to the Phenotype
Mehmet Somel, Lin Tang, Philipp Khaitovich
4. Evolution of Chemosensory Receptor

Yamagiwa, Juichi - Primates and Cetaceans, ebook

Primates and Cetaceans

Yamagiwa, Juichi


Table of contents
Part I. Social Ecology
1. How Ecological Conditions Affect the Abundance and Social Organization of Folivorous Monkeys
Colin A. Chapman, Tamaini V. Snaith, Jan F. Gogarten
2. Dusky Dolphins: Flexibility in Foraging and Social Strategies
Bernd Würsig, Heidi C. Pearson
3. Socioecological

Burrows, Anne M. - The Evolution of Exudativory in Primates, ebook

The Evolution of Exudativory in Primates

Burrows, Anne M.


A Comparative Analysis of the Articular Cartilage in the Temporomandibular Joint of Gouging and Nongouging New World Monkeys
Amy L. Mork, Walter E. Horton, Christopher J. Vinyard
11. Searching for Dental Signals of Exudativory in Galagos
Anne M. Burrows,

Brinkworth, Jessica F. - Primates, Pathogens, and Evolution, ebook

Primates, Pathogens, and Evolution

Brinkworth, Jessica F.


Vertebrate Immune System Evolution and Comparative Primate Immunity
Jessica F. Brinkworth, Mitchell Thorn
3. Genetic Variation in the Immune System of Old World Monkeys: Functional and Selective Effects
Dagan A. Loisel, Jenny Tung
4. Toll-Like Receptor

Kivell, Tracy L. - The Evolution of the Primate Hand, ebook

The Evolution of the Primate Hand

Kivell, Tracy L.


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Tracy L. Kivell, Pierre Lemelin, Brian G. Richmond, Daniel Schmitt
2. On Primitiveness, Prehensility, and Opposability of the Primate Hand: The Contributions of Frederic Wood Jones and John Russell Napier
Pierre Lemelin, Daniel Schmitt
Part I. Anatomical and Developmental

Wang, Qian - Bones, Genetics, and Behavior of Rhesus Macaques, ebook

Bones, Genetics, and Behavior of Rhesus Macaques

Wang, Qian


Table of contents
1. Physical Anthropology at the Caribbean Primate Research Center: Past, Present, and Future
Donald C. Dunbar
2. Comparative Quantitative Genetic Analysis of Cranial Capacity and Craniofacial Morphology in Two Closely Related Primate Species
Jessica L. Joganic, Katherine E. Willmore, Charles

Ford, Susan M. - The Smallest Anthropoids, ebook

The Smallest Anthropoids

Ford, Susan M.


A Comparative Study of the Kinematics of Trunk-to-Trunk Leaping in Callimico goeldii, Callithrix jacchus, and Cebuella pygmaea
Paul A. Garber, Ana Sallenave, Gregory E. Blomquist, Gustl Anzenberger
15. Locomotion, Postures, and Habitat Use by Pygmy