|Leaders and followers. What makes personality? Photo by Thang Nguyen at Wikimedia Commons.|
This week I am at Accumulating Glitches pondering personality: What is it? How do we study it? And do other animal species have it? Check it out here.
And to learn more, check these out:
1. Réale, D., Reader, S., Sol, D., McDougall, P., & Dingemanse, N. (2007). Integrating animal temperament within ecology and evolution Biological Reviews, 82 (2), 291-318 DOI: 10.1111/j.1469-185X.2007.00010.x
2. Huntingford, F.A. (1976). The Relationship between anti-predator behavior and aggression among conspecifics in the three-spined stickleback, Gasterosteus aculeatus Animal Behaviour, 24, 245-260
3. Sinn, D., Moltschaniwskyj, N., Wapstra, E., & Dall, S. (2009). Are behavioral syndromes invariant? Spatiotemporal variation in shy/bold behavior in squid Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, 64 (4), 693-702 DOI: 10.1007/s00265-009-0887-2