Chapter 13 Outline


Evolution of Cooperation

General Principles of Recognition

  • The process of recognition
  • Recognition mechanisms
  • Evolution of identity signals

Male–Female Integration

  • Mate recognition
  • Pair cooperation

Parent–Offspring Integration

  • Offspring and parent recognition
  • Parent–offspring conflict
  • Within-family signaling interactions

Group Integration

  • Group recognition
  • Appeasement signals
  • Group movement coordination and decision making
  • Cooperative breeding
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