New PDF release: Animal Tool Behavior: The Use and Manufacture of Tools by

By Robert W. Shumaker,Kristina R. Walkup,Benjamin B. Beck,Gordon M. Burghardt

during this revised and up-to-date version of the landmark book, Robert W. Shumaker and Kristina R. Walkup sign up for Beck to bare the present nation of data relating to animal device habit. via a complete synthesis of the reviews produced via 2010, the authors offer an up-to-date and certain definition of instrument use, determine new modes of use that experience emerged within the literature, research all kinds of instrument manufacture, and tackle universal myths approximately non-human device use. particular examples concerning invertebrates, birds, fish, and mammals describe the differing degrees of class of instrument use exhibited by way of animals.

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