Behavioral Neurobiology Of Bird Song (Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences)

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  • Birds & Birdwatching - General,
  • General,
  • Science,
  • Nature,
  • Birds,
  • Birdsongs,
  • Nervous system,
  • Vocalization,
  • Science/Mathematics

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ContributionsH. Philip Zeigler (Editor), Peter Marler (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages788
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Open LibraryOL12228617M
ISBN 101573314730
ISBN 109781573314732

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the evidence from behavioral speech/language deficits in humans resulting from damage to known brain areas is consistent with the presence of a posterior-like motor pathway and an anterior-like vocal learning pathway that are similar to the vocal pathways in vocal learning birds Cited by: --Song function and the evolution of female preferences: why birds sing, why brains matter --The Bengalese finch: a window on the behavioral neurobiology of birdsong syntax --Origin of the anterior forebrain pathway --Learned birdsong and the neurobiology of human language.

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Contents may have variations from the printed book or be incomplete or contain other coding. ANNALS OF THE NEW YORK ACADEMY OF SCIENCES Volume June BEHAVIORAL NEUROBIOLOGY OF BIRD SONG Editors H. Philip Zeigler and Peter Marler This volume is the result of a conference entitled Behavioral Neurobiology of Birdsong sponsored.

The first book-length exploration of behavioral mechanisms in evolutionary ecology, this ambitious volume illuminates long-standing questions about cause-and-effect relations between an animal’s behavior and its environment.

By focusing on biological mechanisms—the sum of an animal’s cognitive, neural, developmental, and hormonal processes—leading researchers demonstrate.

The book concludes with “Behavioral Plasticity,” the focus of Carew's own research. He leads with bird song. Certain species of passerine birds learn to sing complex and socially important songs as a result of experience hearing a by: 4.

Interview with the author Günther K.H. Zupanc during an interview with a German magazine in Berlin in (Photo by David Ausserhofer) Your book has become a standard text for teaching behavioral neurobiology after its first publication in Bird Calls: Their Potential for Behavioral Neurobiology Article Literature Review in Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences (1) July with 95.

bird species are relatively easy to maintain in the lab, sing readily, and are diurnal, the pre-eminence of bird song as a model system is understandable.

Beginning in the early s at Cambridge University, William Thorpe’s and Peter Marler’s work on the development of bird songs and alarm calls led the way to a systematic analysis of. Cognitive Ecology II integrates numerous scientific disciplines to analyze the ecology and evolution of animal cognition.

The contributors cover the mechanisms, ecology, and evolution of learning and memory, including detailed analyses of. Birdsong book. Read 3, reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Published to international critical and popular acclaim, this intensely /5.

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Abstract. This chapter builds on the excellent review of avian song development by [Bottjer and Arnold ()] that appeared in an earlier volume of this series ([Blass, ]).We first summarize the knowledge and perspectives on the neurobiology of song Cited by: 6.

song dialects. As the understanding of the behavioral processes and nuances of bird-song deepened and grew richer, the next step was to begin to use experimental ap-proaches to ask questions about the neural bases and correlates of song learning.

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For example, many bats are capable of. (a) Reproduced from Wild J, Goller F, Suthers R () Inspiratory muscle activity during bird song. Journal of Neurobiology –, with permission from Blackwell. (b) and bird adapted from Suthers RA () How birds sing and why it matters.

In: Marler P and Slabbekoorn H (eds.) Nature’s Music. The Science of Birdsong, pp. – Introduction to neural circuits for song. The songbird’s brain contains a system of interconnected brain nuclei specialized for singing and song learning (i.e. the song system; Figure 1) [13,14].The song system comprises two major parts, a song motor pathway (SMP), which spans from the telencephalon to the brainstem vocal-respiratory network, and an anterior forebrain pathway Cited by: You can write a book review and share your experiences.

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This course will introduce students to Behavioral Neuroscience, first by providing an in-depth introduction to behavior, and then focusing on two different approaches. The disparity makes sense, from a behavioral point of view, says Nottebohm. "In birds breeding in temperate zones of the world, males do just about all the singing." They establish territories and then attract their mates through song.

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Different parts of the bird’s brain now coordinate the output of the nucleus RA. The difference between the munia and the finch’s song, by analogy, is that of music played in a prescribed manner versus music that is improvised. As genetic control over brain function got looser, instinctual constraints on the bird’s song got less specific.

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PDF ( MB)   You can get CDs etc of bird song, but this is useful if you don't have a CD player available. There is a useful description of the various songs,calls etc that birds make at the beginning.

Each bird page then has a good photograph, a good description of the bird's behaviour, habitat etc, and an explanation in words of the bird's sounds.

If you /5(). There are more than 4, oscine (song bird) species, comprising at least genera in 35 families.

Individuals in these species sing as adults. While there is an immense variation across these species in the complexity and organization of songs, several features are characteristic of those species that have been studied intensively.

Abstract. Learning by imitation is essential for transmitting many aspects of human culture, including speech, language, art, and music. How the human brain enables imitation remains a mystery, but the underlying neural mechanisms must harness sensory feedback to adaptively modify performance in reference to the object of imitation.

P eter Marler, who spent a lifetime studying the call of the wild—first the calls of birds and later of primates—and applying the calls to neuroscience, died on July 5, at the age of Marler, who held emeritus status in the Department of Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior at the University of California Davis, conducted groundbreaking research in using songbirds as a.

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This book provides the first comprehensive and current review of considerable progress made over the past decade in analyzing neural and behavioral mechanisms mediating visually guided behavior in birds.

The visual capacities of birds rival even those of primates, and their visual system probably reflects the operation of a ground plan common to all vertebrates.Bird song is much more than just one behaviour of a single, particular group of organisms. It is a model for the study of a wide variety of animal behaviour systems, ecological, evolutionary and neurobiological.

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