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Title Cognitive ecology II / edited by Reuven Dukas & John M. Ratcliffe
Published Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2009

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Table of Contents
1Introduction / Reuven Dukas, John M. Ratcliffe1
Pt. ILearning: Ultimate and Proximate Mechanisms 
2Learning: Mechanisms, Ecology, and Evolution / Reuven Dukas7
3The How and Why of Structural Plasticity in the Adult Honeybee Brain / Susan E. Fahrbach, Scott Dobrin27
Pt. IIAvian Cognition: Memory, Song, and Innovation 
4More on the Cognitive Ecology of Song Communication and Song Learning in the Song Sparrow / Michael D. Beecher, John M. Burt49
5Consequences of Brain Development for Sexual Signaling in Songbirds / William A. Searcy, Stephen Nowicki71
6Development of Spatial Memory and the Hippocampus under Nutritional Stress: Adaptive Priorities or Developmental Constraints in Brain Development? / Vladimir V. Pravosudov88
7The Cognitive-Buffer Hypothesis for the Evolution of Large Brains / Daniel Sol111
Pt. IIIDecision Making: Mate Choice and Predator-Prey Interactions 
8Cognitive Mate Choice / Michael J. Ryan, Karin L. Akre, Mark Kirkpatrick137
9Monogamous Brains and Alternative Tactics: Neuronal ViaR, Space Use, and Sexual Infidelity among Male Prairie Voles / Steven M. Phelps, Alexander G. Ophir156
10Assessing Risk: Embryos, Information, and Escape Hatching / Karen M. Warkentin, Michael S. Caldwell177
11Predator-Prey Interaction in an Auditory World / John M. Ratcliffe201
Pt. IVCognition and Sociality 
12What Do Functionally Referential Alarm Calls Refer To? / Marta B. Manser229
13Adaptive Trade-offs in the Use of Social and Personal Information / Rachel L. Kendal, Isabelle Coolen, Kevin N. Laland249
14The 3E's Approach to Social Information Use in Birds: Ecology, Ethology, and Evolutionary History / Ira G. Federspiel, Nicola S. Clayton, Nathan J. Emery272
15Prospects / Reuven Dukas, John M. Ratcliffe298
 References301
 Contributors365
 Index367
1Introduction / Reuven Dukas, John M. Ratcliffe1
Pt. ILearning: Ultimate and Proximate Mechanisms 
2Learning: Mechanisms, Ecology, and Evolution / Reuven Dukas7
3The How and Why of Structural Plasticity in the Adult Honeybee Brain / Susan E. Fahrbach, Scott Dobrin27
Pt. IIAvian Cognition: Memory, Song, and Innovation 
4More on the Cognitive Ecology of Song Communication and Song Learning in the Song Sparrow / Michael D. Beecher, John M. Burt49
5Consequences of Brain Development for Sexual Signaling in Songbirds / William A. Searcy, Stephen Nowicki71
6Development of Spatial Memory and the Hippocampus under Nutritional Stress: Adaptive Priorities or Developmental Constraints in Brain Development? / Vladimir V. Pravosudov88
7The Cognitive-Buffer Hypothesis for the Evolution of Large Brains / Daniel Sol111
Pt. IIIDecision Making: Mate Choice and Predator-Prey Interactions 
8Cognitive Mate Choice / Michael J. Ryan, Karin L. Akre, Mark Kirkpatrick137
9Monogamous Brains and Alternative Tactics: Neuronal ViaR, Space Use, and Sexual Infidelity among Male Prairie Voles / Steven M. Phelps, Alexander G. Ophir156
10Assessing Risk: Embryos, Information, and Escape Hatching / Karen M. Warkentin, Michael S. Caldwell177
11Predator-Prey Interaction in an Auditory World / John M. Ratcliffe201
Pt. IVCognition and Sociality 
12What Do Functionally Referential Alarm Calls Refer To? / Marta B. Manser229
13Adaptive Trade-offs in the Use of Social and Personal Information / Rachel L. Kendal, Isabelle Coolen, Kevin N. Laland249
14The 3E's Approach to Social Information Use in Birds: Ecology, Ethology, and Evolutionary History / Ira G. Federspiel, Nicola S. Clayton, Nathan J. Emery272
15Prospects / Reuven Dukas, John M. Ratcliffe298
 References301
 Contributors365
 Index367
Description 372 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
Subject Cognition in animals
Animal ecology
Animal behavior -- Evolution
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index
Other Title Cognitive ecology 2
Cognitive ecology two
Other Author Dukas, Reuven
Ratcliffe, John M
ISBN 9780226169354 (cloth : alk. paper)
0226169359 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780226169361 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0226169367 (pbk. : alk. paper)