Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-3 of 3 items

  • Keywords: stress hormone x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Stress and Aggressive Behaviors

D. Caroline Blanchard and Robert J. Blanchard

in Biology of Aggression

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780195168761
eISBN:
9780199865444
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195168761.003.0012
Subject:
Neuroscience, Behavioral Neuroscience, Neuroendocrine and Autonomic

This chapter considers the relationships of stress to offensive and defensive aggression. It argues that stress defined in terms of hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal (HPA) axis activity is relatively ... More


Raising the Animal: The Life of Birds, Pigs, and Cows

F. Bailey Norwood and Jayson L. Lusk

in Compassion, by the Pound: The Economics of Farm Animal Welfare

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
April 2015
ISBN:
9780199551163
eISBN:
9780191808593
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199551163.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Microeconomics

This chapter looks at how to measure animal well-being in terms of raising animals in proper living conditions and a healthy environment. Experts generally agree on the indicators of animal ... More


Understanding immunesenescence

Anna C. Whittaker, Jane Upton, Niharika Arora Duggal, Chadni Deb, Charanjit Randhawa, Jan Oyebode, and Janet Lord

in The New Dynamics of Ageing Volume 2

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781447314783
eISBN:
9781447314806
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447314783.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Gerontology and Ageing

This chapter discusses the impact of hip fracture in older age and in particular factors affecting recovery of physical function and wellbeing. It focuses particularly on a study of the impact of ... More


View: