Table of contents for Animal domestication and behavior / Edward O. Price.

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Part I: General Aspects
 1 Why Study Domestication?
 2 Domestication Defined
 3 Approaches to the Study of Domestication
 4 Pre-adaptations for Domestication

Part II: Genetic Mechanisms Influencing Domestication
 5 Inbreeding
 6 Genetic Drift
 7 Artificial Selection
 8 Natural Selection in Captivity
 9 Relaxation of Natural Selection

Part III: Variation Under Domestication
10 Genetic Variability and Behavior
11 Morphological and Physiological Traits

Part IV: Adaptation to the Biological Environment
12 Feeding and Drinking
13 Predation, Infectious Diseases and Parasites
14 Interactions with Humans
15 Social Environment

Part V: Adaptation to the Physical Environment
16 Climate and Shelter
17 Use of Space


Part VI: Behavioral Development, Feralization and Animal Welfare
18 Behavioral Development in Captive Animals
19 Reintroductions and Feralization
20 Welfare and Ethics



Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication: Domestication, Animal behavior, Domestic animals