BIRD MINDS: Cognition and Behaviour of Australian Native Birds

By: Kaplan, Gisela

Price: $33.25

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Book Condition: Very Good


ix, + 268pp., intext b/white illustrations throughout: halftone plates, line-drawings, and tables. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Colour-illustrated card wrapper slightly splayed and bumped. Textblock mildly warped, else unmarked. In this comprehensive book, Gisela Kaplan demonstrates how intelligent and emotional Australian birds can be, showing behaviours such as grieving, deception, problem solving and the use of tools. 'Bird Minds' is the first attempt to shine a critical and scientific light on the cognitive behaviour of Australian land birds . . . Contents of this reprinted/corrected edition include: Prelims., Preface. 12 chapters. Glossary. Refs. Appendices. Index. Book weight approx. 630g.

Title: BIRD MINDS: Cognition and Behaviour of Australian Native Birds

Author Name: Kaplan, Gisela

Categories: Australiana, Animals/Reptiles/Birds/Insects,

Edition: Revised Edition

Publisher: Clayton South, Victoria, Australia, CSIRO Publishing: 2016

ISBN Number: 1486300189

ISBN Number 13: 9781486300181

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 013606

Keywords: Natural History, Australia, Ornithology, Native Birds (Australia), Avian Cognition and Behaviour, Bird Psychology, Kaplan, Gisela