ANT 303 - Conservation and Ethical Treatment of Nonhuman Primates
2012-2013 Catalog Year
An examination of current issues concerning primate conservation and ethical treatment of primates in laboratories and zoos, with a consideration of nonhuman primate intelligence. Includes a survey of the ecology, cognitive abilities and social structures of living primates, social, political and ecological, issues involved in conservation of primate species, and ethical treatment of captive primates in laboratories and zoos.
Prerequisites: BIO 120 OR ANT 111, or instructor permission.
Advisement Recommendation: Successful completion of Basic Skills and Knowledge Foundations courses.