skip to content
Mammals as predators : the proceedings of a symposium held by the Zoological Society of London and the Mammal Society, London, 22nd and 23rd November 1991 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Mammals as predators : the proceedings of a symposium held by the Zoological Society of London and the Mammal Society, London, 22nd and 23rd November 1991

Author: N Dunstone; M L Gorman; Zoological Society of London.; Mammal Society.
Publisher: Oxford : Published for the Zoological Society of London by Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1993.
Series: Symposia of the Zoological Society of London, no. 65.; Oxford science publications.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

This volume deals with three major areas of research on predatory mammals; physiological adaptations; tactics employed in predation; and management dilemmas resulting from predation that upsets an  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Kongreß
Conference papers and proceedings
Congresses
Congrès
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mammals as predators.
Oxford : Published for the Zoological Society of London by Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1993
(OCoLC)645902257
Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: N Dunstone; M L Gorman; Zoological Society of London.; Mammal Society.
ISBN: 0198540671 9780198540670
OCLC Number: 27010360
Description: xxiii, 485 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Contents: Legs and locomotion of carnivora / R. McNeill Alexander --
Cranial and dental adaptations to predation in canids / Blaire van Valkenburgh, Klaus-Peter Koepfli --
Evolution of echolocation for predation / J.R. Speakman --
Carnivore life histories: a re-analysis in the light of new models / John L. Gittleman --
Ontogeny of hunting behaviour of otters (Lutra lutra L.) in a marine environment / Jon Watt --
Tiger predatory behaviour, ecology and conservation / John Seidensticker, Charles McDougal --
Hunting success of lions in a semi-arid environment / P.E. Stander, S.D. Albon --
Badger socialty: models of spatial grouping / Rosie Woodroffe, David W. MacDonald --
Otter numbers and fish productivity in rivers in north-east Scotland / H. Kruuk [and others] --
Effects of changes in prey availability on lion predation in a large natural ecosystem in northern Botswana / P.C. Viljoen --
Urban foxes (Vulpes vulpes): food acquisition, time and energy budgeting of a generalized predator / Glen Saunders [and others] --
Foraging strategies of shrews: interactions between small predators and their prey / Sara Churchfield. (cont) Prey apportionment and related ecological relationships between large carnivores in Kruger National Park / M.G.L. Mills, H.C. Biggs --
Post-dispersal seed predation by small mammals / Philip Eric Hulme --
Problems of reintroducing carnivores / D.W. Yalden --
Paradigms for managing carnivores: the case of the sea otter / James A. Estes, Galen B. Rathbun, Glenn R. Vanblaricom --
Social organization in martens: an inflexible system? / David Balharry --
Snares, commuting hyaenas and migratory herbivores: humans as predators in the Serengeti / Heribert Hofer, Marion L. East, Kenneth L.I. Campbell --
Humans and big cats as predators in the neotropics / Jeffrey P. Jorgenson, Kent H. Redford --
Jaguar predation and conservation: cattle mortality caused by felines on three ranches in the Venezuelan Llanos / Rafael Hoogesteijn, Almira Hoogesteijn, Edgardo Mondolfi --
Management of Asiatic lions in the Gir Forest, India / Ravi Chellam, A.J.T. Johnsingh --
Home range of leopards and their impact on livestock on Kenyan ranches / Fumi Mizutani. (cont) Control of canid populations / Stephen Harris, Glen Saunders --
Wild and domestic canids as reservoirs of American visceral leishmaniasis in Amazonia / D.W. MacDonald, O. Courtenay.
Series Title: Symposia of the Zoological Society of London, no. 65.; Oxford science publications.
Responsibility: edited by N. Dunstone and M.L. Gorman.
More information:

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

'there is a lot of very good stuff in Mammals as Predators ... I can recommend it.'Mammal News, Spring 1994

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/27010360> # Mammals as predators : the proceedings of a symposium held by the Zoological Society of London and the Mammal Society, London, 22nd and 23rd November 1991
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "27010360" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Place/oxford> ; # Oxford
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Topic/saugetiere> ; # Säugetiere
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/591/e20/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Topic/animaux_predateurs_congres> ; # Animaux prédateurs--Congrès
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Topic/predatory_behavior_congresses> ; # Predatory Behavior--congresses
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Topic/mammiferes_moeurs_et_comportement> ; # Mammifères--Mœurs et comportement
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Topic/mammiferes_congres> ; # Mammifères--Congrès
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Topic/predateurs_ecologie> ; # Prédateurs--Écologie
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1006970> ; # Mammals--Ecology
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Topic/mammiferes_ecologie> ; # Mammifères--Écologie
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Topic/mammals_behavior> ; # Mammals--Behavior
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2004001385> ; # Predatory animals--Ecology
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010100357> ; # Mammals--Ecology
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Thing/mammals> ; # Mammals
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Topic/verhalten> ; # Verhalten
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Topic/rauberische_tiere> ; # Räuberische Tiere
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Topic/okologie> ; # Ökologie
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Topic/kongress> ; # Kongress
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1006954> ; # Mammals--Behavior
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1075003> ; # Predatory animals--Ecology
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Topic/carnivoren> ; # Carnivoren
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/232742806> ; # Nigel Dunstone
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/129575366> ; # Mammal Society.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/126477741> ; # Zoological Society of London.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/54299125> ; # Martyn L. Gorman
    schema:datePublished "1993" ;
    schema:description "Legs and locomotion of carnivora / R. McNeill Alexander -- Cranial and dental adaptations to predation in canids / Blaire van Valkenburgh, Klaus-Peter Koepfli -- Evolution of echolocation for predation / J.R. Speakman -- Carnivore life histories: a re-analysis in the light of new models / John L. Gittleman -- Ontogeny of hunting behaviour of otters (Lutra lutra L.) in a marine environment / Jon Watt -- Tiger predatory behaviour, ecology and conservation / John Seidensticker, Charles McDougal -- Hunting success of lions in a semi-arid environment / P.E. Stander, S.D. Albon -- Badger socialty: models of spatial grouping / Rosie Woodroffe, David W. MacDonald -- Otter numbers and fish productivity in rivers in north-east Scotland / H. Kruuk [and others] -- Effects of changes in prey availability on lion predation in a large natural ecosystem in northern Botswana / P.C. Viljoen -- Urban foxes (Vulpes vulpes): food acquisition, time and energy budgeting of a generalized predator / Glen Saunders [and others] -- Foraging strategies of shrews: interactions between small predators and their prey / Sara Churchfield."@en ;
    schema:description "(cont) Control of canid populations / Stephen Harris, Glen Saunders -- Wild and domestic canids as reservoirs of American visceral leishmaniasis in Amazonia / D.W. MacDonald, O. Courtenay."@en ;
    schema:description "(cont) Prey apportionment and related ecological relationships between large carnivores in Kruger National Park / M.G.L. Mills, H.C. Biggs -- Post-dispersal seed predation by small mammals / Philip Eric Hulme -- Problems of reintroducing carnivores / D.W. Yalden -- Paradigms for managing carnivores: the case of the sea otter / James A. Estes, Galen B. Rathbun, Glenn R. Vanblaricom -- Social organization in martens: an inflexible system? / David Balharry -- Snares, commuting hyaenas and migratory herbivores: humans as predators in the Serengeti / Heribert Hofer, Marion L. East, Kenneth L.I. Campbell -- Humans and big cats as predators in the neotropics / Jeffrey P. Jorgenson, Kent H. Redford -- Jaguar predation and conservation: cattle mortality caused by felines on three ranches in the Venezuelan Llanos / Rafael Hoogesteijn, Almira Hoogesteijn, Edgardo Mondolfi -- Management of Asiatic lions in the Gir Forest, India / Ravi Chellam, A.J.T. Johnsingh -- Home range of leopards and their impact on livestock on Kenyan ranches / Fumi Mizutani."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/807142230> ;
    schema:genre "Conference papers and proceedings"@en ;
    schema:genre "Conference publication"@en ;
    schema:genre "Kongreß"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Series/symposia_of_the_zoological_society_of_london> ; # Symposia of the Zoological Society of London ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Series/oxford_science_publications> ; # Oxford science publications.
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/645902257> ;
    schema:name "Mammals as predators : the proceedings of a symposium held by the Zoological Society of London and the Mammal Society, London, 22nd and 23rd November 1991"@en ;
    schema:productID "27010360" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/27010360#PublicationEvent/oxford_published_for_the_zoological_society_of_london_by_clarendon_press_new_york_oxford_university_press_1993> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Agent/oxford_university_press> ; # Oxford University Press
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Agent/published_for_the_zoological_society_of_london_by_clarendon_press> ; # Published for the Zoological Society of London by Clarendon Press
    schema:url <http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780198540670.pdf> ;
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0635/92039591-t.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780198540670> ;
    umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9337661> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/27010360> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Agent/oxford_university_press> # Oxford University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Oxford University Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Agent/published_for_the_zoological_society_of_london_by_clarendon_press> # Published for the Zoological Society of London by Clarendon Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Published for the Zoological Society of London by Clarendon Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Series/oxford_science_publications> # Oxford science publications.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/27010360> ; # Mammals as predators : the proceedings of a symposium held by the Zoological Society of London and the Mammal Society, London, 22nd and 23rd November 1991
    schema:name "Oxford science publications." ;
    schema:name "Oxford science publications" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Series/symposia_of_the_zoological_society_of_london> # Symposia of the Zoological Society of London ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/27010360> ; # Mammals as predators : the proceedings of a symposium held by the Zoological Society of London and the Mammal Society, London, 22nd and 23rd November 1991
    schema:name "Symposia of the Zoological Society of London ;" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Topic/animaux_predateurs_congres> # Animaux prédateurs--Congrès
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Animaux prédateurs--Congrès"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Topic/mammiferes_congres> # Mammifères--Congrès
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Mammifères--Congrès"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Topic/mammiferes_ecologie> # Mammifères--Écologie
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Mammifères--Écologie"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Topic/mammiferes_moeurs_et_comportement> # Mammifères--Mœurs et comportement
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Mammifères--Mœurs et comportement"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Topic/predateurs_ecologie> # Prédateurs--Écologie
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Prédateurs--Écologie"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Topic/predatory_behavior_congresses> # Predatory Behavior--congresses
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Predatory Behavior--congresses"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Topic/rauberische_tiere> # Räuberische Tiere
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Räuberische Tiere"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2004001385> # Predatory animals--Ecology
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Predatory animals--Ecology"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2010100357> # Mammals--Ecology
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Mammals--Ecology"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1006954> # Mammals--Behavior
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Mammals--Behavior"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1006970> # Mammals--Ecology
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Mammals--Ecology"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1075003> # Predatory animals--Ecology
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Predatory animals--Ecology"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/126477741> # Zoological Society of London.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Zoological Society of London." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/129575366> # Mammal Society.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Mammal Society." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/232742806> # Nigel Dunstone
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Dunstone" ;
    schema:givenName "Nigel" ;
    schema:givenName "N." ;
    schema:name "Nigel Dunstone" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/54299125> # Martyn L. Gorman
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Gorman" ;
    schema:givenName "Martyn L." ;
    schema:givenName "M. L." ;
    schema:name "Martyn L. Gorman" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780198540670>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0198540671" ;
    schema:isbn "9780198540670" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/645902257>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Mammals as predators." ;
    schema:description "Online version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/27010360> ; # Mammals as predators : the proceedings of a symposium held by the Zoological Society of London and the Mammal Society, London, 22nd and 23rd November 1991
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/27010360>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/27010360> ; # Mammals as predators : the proceedings of a symposium held by the Zoological Society of London and the Mammal Society, London, 22nd and 23rd November 1991
    schema:dateModified "2018-08-10" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/27010360#PublicationEvent/oxford_published_for_the_zoological_society_of_london_by_clarendon_press_new_york_oxford_university_press_1993>
    a schema:PublicationEvent ;
    schema:location <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    schema:location <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Place/oxford> ; # Oxford
    schema:organizer <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Agent/oxford_university_press> ; # Oxford University Press
    schema:organizer <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/807142230#Agent/published_for_the_zoological_society_of_london_by_clarendon_press> ; # Published for the Zoological Society of London by Clarendon Press
    schema:startDate "1993" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.