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Universidad Autonoma de Madrid
Comportamiento Animal y Humano: Una Perspectiva Etologica
(Established 1997)
Educational Program
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Director: Co-Directors: Fernando Pelaez (Psicologia, Psicobiologia, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid), Fernando Colmenares (Psicologia, Psicobiologia, Universidad Complutense de Madrid), Javier de Miguel (Biologia, Zoologia, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid), Rafael H. Tristan (Biologia, Fisiologia, Universidad Complutense de Madrid)
Phone: 34 913974658   Fax: 34 913975215   E-Mail:
Ctra. de Colmenar Viejo, km 15, Madrid, Madrid E-28049 SPAIN
Department: Area de Psicobiologia
Institution: Universidad Autonoma de Madrid
Affiliations: Ministerio de Ciencia y Tecnologia, Ministerio de Educacion Cultura y Deportes, Consejeria de Educacion de la Comunidad Autonoma de Madrid

Mission: Courses of Ethology, mainly Ethology of Human and non-human Primates: Observational methods, Social Conflicts Resolution, Feeding Strategies, Sexual and Reproductive Behavior, Socioecology, Cognition and Communication, Culture, Facial expresion, Ethics and Legislation on Animal research, Course on primate research

Principal Research Programs: Bioenergetics of cooperation (carrying) in Cotton top Tamarins

Training Opportunities: Undergraduate and Postgraduate (Practicum in Primatology)

Supported Species: 20 Saguinus oedipus (cotton-top tamarin)

Comments: Comportamiento Animal y Humano: Una Perspectiva Etologica [Animal and Human Behavior. An Ethological Approach]

Last Updated: 2009-05-28

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