The Smartest Animals on the Planet: Extraordinary Tales of the Natural World's Cleverest Creatures by Sarah Boysen, Dr.

The Smartest Animals on the Planet: Extraordinary Tales of the Natural World's Cleverest Creatures by Sarah Boysen, Dr.

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This riveting book, written by one of the world's authorities in this field, brings together the most recent and remarkable global research relating to almost every "smart" species.

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We have all heard talk of the intelligence of dolphins, elephants or great apes, or even, in different ways, ants and bees. But what is this intelligence all about? How do we know which animals are smart, and how do they use this superior intelligence? Written by one of the world's authorities in this field, this riveting book cover the themes of tool use, language, communication, imitation and social learning, numerical abilities, social cognition, emotion, self-recognition and awareness, drawing together the most recent and remarkable global research relating to almost every "smart" species. Fully illustrated, and including step-by-step illustrations to show experiments and observations both in the field and in captivity, Covering the core themes of, this book delivers cutting-edge scientific research about a topic fascinating to anyone interested in the natural world.

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SKU GOR004316158
Title The Smartest Animals on the Planet: Extraordinary Tales of the Natural World's Cleverest Creatures
Author By (author) Sarah Boysen, Dr.
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Year Published 2009
Number of Pages 192
ISBN 10 1408113430
ISBN 13 9781408113431
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
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We have all heard talk of the intelligence of dolphins, elephants or great apes, or even, in different ways, ants and bees. But what is this intelligence all about? How do we know which animals are smart, and how do they use this superior intelligence? Written by one of the world's authorities in this field, this riveting book cover the themes of tool use, language, communication, imitation and social learning, numerical abilities, social cognition, emotion, self-recognition and awareness, drawing together the most recent and remarkable global research relating to almost every "smart" species. Fully illustrated, and including step-by-step illustrations to show experiments and observations both in the field and in captivity, Covering the core themes of, this book delivers cutting-edge scientific research about a topic fascinating to anyone interested in the natural world.
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR004316158
Title The Smartest Animals on the Planet: Extraordinary Tales of the Natural World's Cleverest Creatures
Author By (author) Sarah Boysen, Dr.
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Year Published 2009
Number of Pages 192
ISBN 10 1408113430
ISBN 13 9781408113431
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
Ex Library No