BIO A 486 A: Primate Socioecology

Meeting Time: 
MWF 2:30pm - 3:50pm
Location: 
CMU 230
SLN: 
11297
Instructor:
Alex Hill
Alex Hill
Catalog Description: 
Variety of social systems exhibited by nonhuman primates and adaptive significance of these societies; social systems in terms of the present ecology and evolutionary past of the species; the function of communicatory gestures and vocalizations, tradition, kinship, and social roles in maintaining and structuring groups over generations; the relationship among mating systems, foraging strategies, ranging patterns, and ecological separation. Prerequisite: either BIO A 370 or PSYCH 418.
Department Requirements: 
Human Evolutionary Biology Option
GE Requirements: 
Natural World (NW)
Credits: 
3.0
Status: 
Active
Last updated: 
October 23, 2018 - 9:00pm