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|All Authors / Contributors:||
Charles Nunn; Sonia Altizer
|ISBN:||0198565844 9780198565840 0198565852 9780198565857|
|Contents:||1. Questions, Terminology, and Underlying Principles; 2. Diversity and Characteristics of Primate Parasites; 3. Primate Socioecology and Disease Risk: Predictions and Rationale; 4. Host-Parasite Dynamics and Epidemiological Principles; 5. Host Defenses: The Immune System and Behavioral Counterstrategies; 6. Infectious Disease and Primate Social Systems; 7. Parasites and Primate Conservation; 8. From Nonhuman Primates to Human Health and Evolution; 9. Concluding Remarks and Future Directions|
|Responsibility:||Charles Nunn and Sonia Altizer.|
[this book] is organized in nine chapters, each building upon the last, making it an excellent text for introducing the subject of primate pathogen biology to audiences coming from divergent