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ANTH 35110 - Primate Behavior, Spring 2008

— filed under: Anthropology, primate behavior, Nature

This course explores the social lives of the nonhuman primates. It begins with an introduction to primate evolution and taxonomy and behavioral ecology. It further examines select groups of living primates through topics such as conservation, social behavior, cooperation/competition, reproduction, ethnoprimatology, and evolution of social organization.

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Primate Behavior

Professor Agustín Fuentes, Ph.D.

Anthropology Department
University of Notre Dame

Course Structure: Two 75-minute classes per week.

Sifaka, 2006.  Photo courtesy of banoffi

Course Description


This course explores the social lives of the nonhuman primates.  It begins with an introduction to primate evolution and taxonomy and behavioral ecology.  It further examines select groups of living primates through topics such as conservation, social behavior, cooperation/competition, reproduction, ethnoprimatology, and evolution of social organization.

 

Course Contents

ANTH 35110 - Syllabus , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - About the Professor , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Calendar , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Midterm Review , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Final Review , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Session 1: Introduction , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Session 4: Behavioral Ecology: Feeding , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Session 14: Social Organization , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Session 17: Conservation , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Lectures , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - BM.19.datachart , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Session 4: Behavioral Ecology , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Session 3: Behavior , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Session 2: Primate Taxonomy , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - SO.18.interconnections , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Session 6: The Lemurs , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Session 5: The Callitrichids , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Session 7: The Macaques , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Session 9: The Orangutans , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Session 8: The Atelines , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Session 10: The Chimpanzees , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - CA 20.1 bonnie , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Session 13: Social Learning , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Session 16: Cooperation and Competition , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - MA9 , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Session 12: Mate Choice , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Session 15: Conflict Negotiation , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Professor Photo , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Session 11: Sexuality and Reproduction , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - SO.17.organizationcircles , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - CA 18.1 maryanne , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - CA 17.1 orlando , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - CA 19.1 frank , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Session 18: Ethnoprimatology , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - CZ7 , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - CA 21.1 twins , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - EP23a , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - CN.40.conflictdistribution , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - CN39piechart , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - EP10 , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Group Project , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - ET32 , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - EP23b , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - MA14 , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - BT5 , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - EP32b , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - CZ2 , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - EP32a , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - EP11 , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - MA16 , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - EP8 , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - BT6 , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - BT9 , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - MC3c , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - EP27b , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - PR12a , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - MC3b , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - EP27a , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - EP26af , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - LE10 , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - EP15aaf , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - MC3a , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - LE14 , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - EP15baf , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - PP14 , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - LE11 , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - PR12b , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - LE13 , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Study Materials , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - PP12 , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - PP13b , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Assignments , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Macaque Distribution Map , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Resources , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - IMGP0545.JPG , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - chimp skeleton , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Skull , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - skull , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - paleocene , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - prosim taxa , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - prosim tax , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - new world , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - old world , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - strep taxa , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - M and Infant , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Sifaka , Spring 2008

ANTH 35110 - Download This Course , Spring 2008

Copyright 2009, by the Contributing Authors. Cite/attribute Resource. Fuentes, A., Fuentes, A. (2006, October 06). Primate Behavior. Retrieved October 18, 2009, from Notre Dame OpenCourseWare Web site: http://ocw.nd.edu/anthropology/primate-behavior. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons License.