Animal Behaviour (Ethology), 1/e

Animal Behaviour (Ethology), 1/e

Authors : Dr. V K Agarwal

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About the Author

Dr. V K Agarwal :-
MSc, PhD, has rich teaching experience of more than four decades at Meerut College, Meerut. He has taught subjects such as Cell Biology, Genetics, Molecular Biology, Chordate Embryology (Developmental Biology), Invertebrate Zoology, Chordate Zoology, Evolution, Ecology, Animal Behaviour (Ethology) to undergraduate and postgraduate students. Dr Agarwal has to his credit the authorship of several widely acclaimed books such as Cell Biology, Genetics, Chordate Embryology (Developmental Biology), Ecology (Environmental Biology), Ethology (Animal Behaviour), Zoology for Degree Students- BSc First Year (includes Invertebrate Zoology), Zoology for Degree Students-Semester III, Molecular Biology, Genetic Engineering, and a multi-coloured edition of Cell Biology, Genetics, Molecular Biology, Evolution and Ecology. The author has also co-authored CBSE - IX Biology. He has also published few research papers on Insect Physiology and Toxicology.

About the Book

• This textbook covers all syllabus of B.Sc. classes of All Indian Universities and has been prepared according to U.G.C. model curriculum.

• Animal Behaviour deals with various types of behaviours of animals and also that of human beings.

• The matter is presented in simple and lucid style. Each chapter is well-supported by numerous illustrations. An exhaustive Glossary is included at the end of the book along with Index.


Table of Content

1. Intorduction 2. Approches To The Study Of Behaviour 3. Behaviour Patterns 4. Behaviour Ecology: Habitat Selection 5. Ecological Aspects Of Behaviour: Food Selection, Anti-Predator Behaviour, Host-Parasite Relation 6. Genetic Basis Of Behaviour 7. Evolution Of Behaviour 8. Individual Behaviour 9. Communication In Animals 10. Pheromones 11. Social Behaviour 12. Reproductive Behaviour Methods 13. Biological Rhythms 14. Migratory Behaviour 15. Human Ethology 16. Hormones, Drugs And Behaviour, Glossary|Selected Reading|Index