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The Resource The handicap principle : a missing piece of Darwin's puzzle, Amotz and Avishag Zahavi ; with Naama Zahavi-Ely and Melvin Patrick Ely ; illustrations by Amir Balaban

The handicap principle : a missing piece of Darwin's puzzle, Amotz and Avishag Zahavi ; with Naama Zahavi-Ely and Melvin Patrick Ely ; illustrations by Amir Balaban

Label
The handicap principle : a missing piece of Darwin's puzzle
Title
The handicap principle
Title remainder
a missing piece of Darwin's puzzle
Statement of responsibility
Amotz and Avishag Zahavi ; with Naama Zahavi-Ely and Melvin Patrick Ely ; illustrations by Amir Balaban
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • heb
  • eng
Cataloging source
BDS
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Zehavi, Amots
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1964-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zahavi, Avishag
  • Zahavi-Ely, Naama
  • Ely, Melvin Patrick
  • Balaban, Amir
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animal communication
  • Animal behavior
Label
The handicap principle : a missing piece of Darwin's puzzle, Amotz and Avishag Zahavi ; with Naama Zahavi-Ely and Melvin Patrick Ely ; illustrations by Amir Balaban
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Translated from Hebrew
  • Originally published in 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography [pages 245-265] and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Part 1. Partners in communication: 1. Prey-predator interactions -- 2. Communication between rivals -- 3. Mate selection -- part 2. Methods of communication: 4. The fallacy of species-specific signals -- 5. Movements and ritualization -- 6. Vocalizations -- 7. Body parts that serve as signals -- 8. The use of color for showing off -- 9. Chemical communications -- part 3. The handicap principle in social systems: 10. Testing the bond -- 11. Parents and offspring -- 12. Babblers, competition for prestige, and the evolution of altruism -- 13. The social insects : why help the queen? -- 14. The parenting couple -- 15. Social amebas (cellular slime molds) -- 16. Parasite and host -- 17. Information centers -- part. 4. Humans: 18. Humans
Control code
FIEb1703470x
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 286 pages
Isbn
9780195129144
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • BNB2446.430
  • (OCoLC)35360821
Label
The handicap principle : a missing piece of Darwin's puzzle, Amotz and Avishag Zahavi ; with Naama Zahavi-Ely and Melvin Patrick Ely ; illustrations by Amir Balaban
Publication
Note
  • Translated from Hebrew
  • Originally published in 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliography [pages 245-265] and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Part 1. Partners in communication: 1. Prey-predator interactions -- 2. Communication between rivals -- 3. Mate selection -- part 2. Methods of communication: 4. The fallacy of species-specific signals -- 5. Movements and ritualization -- 6. Vocalizations -- 7. Body parts that serve as signals -- 8. The use of color for showing off -- 9. Chemical communications -- part 3. The handicap principle in social systems: 10. Testing the bond -- 11. Parents and offspring -- 12. Babblers, competition for prestige, and the evolution of altruism -- 13. The social insects : why help the queen? -- 14. The parenting couple -- 15. Social amebas (cellular slime molds) -- 16. Parasite and host -- 17. Information centers -- part. 4. Humans: 18. Humans
Control code
FIEb1703470x
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xvi, 286 pages
Isbn
9780195129144
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • BNB2446.430
  • (OCoLC)35360821

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