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A Short Report on the Preliminary Results from the Study of the Mammal and Bird Bone Assemblages from Dichin

C. JOHNSTONE

in The Transition to Late Antiquity, on the Danube and Beyond

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197264027
eISBN:
9780191734908
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264027.003.0011
Subject:
Classical Studies, Archaeology: Classical

This chapter summarizes the results of a preliminary study of the mammal and bird bone assemblages from Dichin, Bulgaria. It briefly describes the species identified and offers some tentative ... More


Spatial memory in food-storing birds

SARA J. SHETTLEWORTH

in Behavioural and Neural Aspects of Learning and Memory

Published in print:
1991
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198521983
eISBN:
9780191688492
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198521983.003.0006
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

In the wild, several species of birds among the parids (tits and chickadees) and corvids store food in scattered locations and find it again days or months later. The food storers that have been ... More


Mourning Crows: Grief in a Shared World

Thom van Dooren

in Flight Ways: Life and Loss at the Edge of Extinction

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231166188
eISBN:
9780231537445
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231166188.003.0005
Subject:
Biology, Biodiversity / Conservation Biology

This chapter explores the meaning of mourning for the death of others by looking through the lives of Hawaiian crows. Unlike other urban scavenging corvids, Hawaiian crows lived primarily among the ... More


What Can Studies of Comparative Cognition Teach Us about the Evolution of Dynamic Coordination?

Uri Grodzinski and Nicola S. Clayton

in Dynamic Coordination in the Brain: From Neurons to Mind

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262014717
eISBN:
9780262289818
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262014717.003.0004
Subject:
Neuroscience, Research and Theory

Evidence from the field of comparative cognition suggests that many mammal and bird species possess cognitive abilities, such as the use of episodic-like memory of past events to modify behavior ... More


Evolutionary Perspectives on Prospective Cognition

James M. Thom and Nicola S. Clayton

in Seeing the Future: Theoretical Perspectives on Future-Oriented Mental Time Travel

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
June 2016
ISBN:
9780190241537
eISBN:
9780190241551
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190241537.003.0014
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology

The evolutionary history of prospective mental time travel is difficult to discern, the behavior of human ancestors being inferable only from limited material remnants. Comparative research with ... More


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