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Environment and the Earth: A Stressful Planet

L. Michael Romero and John C. Wingfield

in Tempests, Poxes, Predators, and People: Stress in Wild Animals and How They Cope

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780195366693
eISBN:
9780190456993
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195366693.003.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience

This chapter introduces the concept of stress for wild animals. The answer to the question posed at the beginning of this chapter—what is stress?—is not simple. It requires an idea of what ... More


The Classic Stress Response

L. Michael Romero and John C. Wingfield

in Tempests, Poxes, Predators, and People: Stress in Wild Animals and How They Cope

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
December 2015
ISBN:
9780195366693
eISBN:
9780190456993
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195366693.003.0004
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience

Taking an ecological approach, the stress response is highly adaptive, allowing organisms to respond to stressful events with the emergency life-history stage (ELHS). This complex life-history stage ... More


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