ANT 348K • Primate Conservation
11:00 AM-12:30 PM
This course surveys the theory and practices of conservation biology as applied specifically to primates. Topics will include species and community characteristics influencing extinction risk, current threats to primates and potential conservation strategies.
Readings: 1. Cowlishaw, G. & R. Dunbar. 2000. Primate Conservation Biology. Chicago: Univ. of Chicago Press 2. Selected book chapters and journal articles focusing on primate conservation topics.