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MCMASTERPSYCH 3F03David FeinbergSpring

PSYCH 3F03 Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Selectin, Natural Selection

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13 Apr 2018
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Understanding natural selection: essential concepts and common misconceptions. Origin of species by means of natural. Selectin (darwin) provided first
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MCMASTERPSYCH 3F03David FeinbergSpring

PSYCH 3F03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Monandrous, Sperm Competition, Inbreeding Avoidance

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13 Apr 2018
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3 features of animals: multicellular, fusion of egg + sperm, eat organic substances. Darwin unlocks (4), which can form the other questions: ex. Sperm
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MCMASTERPSYCH 3F03David FeinbergSpring

PSYCH 3F03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 2: Evolutionarily Stable Strategy, Inclusive Fitness, Cooperative Breeding

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13 Apr 2018
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MCMASTERPSYCH 3F03David FeinbergSpring

PSYCH 3F03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 6: Evolutionarily Stable Strategy, Cassava, Public Goods Game

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13 Apr 2018
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Cooperation expect repayment from non-kin, but not kin. Short term benefit v and short term cost k to the actor: v k = - c. 2 individuals with a common
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MCMASTERPSYCH 3F03David FeinbergSpring

PSYCH 3F03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 11: Superficial Charm, Gabra People, Optimal Design

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13 Apr 2018
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MCMASTERPSYCH 3F03David FeinbergSpring

PSYCH 3F03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 4: Generation Jones, Evolutionarily Stable Strategy, Social Class

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13 Apr 2018
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MCMASTERPSYCH 3F03David FeinbergSpring

PSYCH 3F03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Parental Investment, Sexual Conflict, Cuckold

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13 Apr 2018
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MCMASTERPSYCH 3F03David FeinbergSpring

PSYCH 3F03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 12: Bilateral Descent, Ultimatum Game, Matrilineality

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13 Apr 2018
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Autonomous, idiosyncratic, in explicable in terms of economics & ecology: culture is a thi(cid:374)g of its o(cid:449)(cid:374), (cid:272)a(cid:374) o(
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MCMASTERPSYCH 3F03David FeinbergSpring

PSYCH 3F03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 9: Personal Advertisement, Bride Price, Work Ethic

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13 Apr 2018
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Humans are only mildly effectively polygynous ancestor m and f would have experienced similar selection pressures. Sex differences will reflect quantit
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MCMASTERPSYCH 3F03David FeinbergSpring

PSYCH 3F03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 8: Homicide, Anisogamy, Parental Investment

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13 Apr 2018
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Component of natural selection differential access to mates or gametes, (cid:271)e(cid:272)ause of : vanquishing same-sex rivals (intrasexual selection
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MCMASTERPSYCH 3F03David FeinbergSpring

PSYCH 3F03 Lecture 3: 3. Social Evolution Theory II

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13 Apr 2018
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MCMASTERPSYCH 3F03David FeinbergSpring

PSYCH 3F03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: Public Goods Game, Kin Recognition, Kin Selection

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13 Apr 2018
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Genealogical kin tend to resemble one another: genotype is correlated with phenotype. Individuals that share genotypes tend to be exposed to the same e
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MCMASTERPSYCH 3F03David FeinbergSpring

PSYCH 3F03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Ultimatum Game, Money Burning, Causal Inference

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13 Apr 2018
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Local competition individuals interact + compete with the same partners: fitness between partners is relative and zero-sum my success = failure, vice v
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MCMASTERLIFESCI 2D03Ayesha KhanFall

LIFESCI 2D03- Final Exam Guide - Comprehensive Notes for the exam ( 59 pages long!)

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29 Mar 2018
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Behaviour any internally coordinated, externally visible pattern of activity that responds to changing external or internal conditions: ex. Ectotherms
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MCMASTERLIFESCI 2D03Ayesha KhanFall

LIFESCI 2D03 Lecture 22: Lecture 22

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12 Jan 2018
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Cryptic colouration morphological colouration that matches the colour of the environment to reduce detection by predators. Crabs live + feed on benthic
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MCMASTERLIFESCI 2D03Ayesha KhanFall

LIFESCI 2D03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 23: Powerful Owl, Alarm Signal, Vigorish

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12 Jan 2018
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Mating in fiddler crabs m 1 large claw they wave back/forth as a display to f, and construct. + live in burrows but cant court while hiding: males emer
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MCMASTERLIFESCI 2D03Ayesha KhanFall

LIFESCI 2D03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 21: Kleptoparasitism, Diminishing Returns, Artificial Flower

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12 Jan 2018
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Optimal patch-use model predicts how long a forager should exploit a food patch. Assumptions: foragers attempt to maximize energy intake rate, all patc
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MCMASTERLIFESCI 2D03Ayesha KhanFall

LIFESCI 2D03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 25: Typha, Dna Profiling, Lek Mating

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12 Jan 2018
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Monogamy does occur in some species without biparental care. Territorial cooperation hypothesis two individuals (one of each sex) can better defend a c
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MCMASTERLIFESCI 2D03Ayesha KhanFall

LIFESCI 2D03 Lecture 26: Lecture 26

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12 Jan 2018
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Polyandry may develop in 1) resource-poor habitats (f need to spend extensive time feeding to replenish energy for egg production), 2) evolution of hig
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MCMASTERLIFESCI 2D03Ayesha KhanFall

LIFESCI 2D03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 24: Egg Incubation, Eragrostis Variabilis, Molecular Phylogenetics

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12 Jan 2018
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Sexual conflict and environmental conditions affect the evolution of mating systems. Mating systems: description of the social associations and # of se
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MCMASTERLIFESCI 2D03Ayesha KhanFall

LIFESCI 2D03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 17: Wags, Meadow, Songbird

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12 Jan 2018
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Communication occurs when a specialized signal from one individual influences the behaviour of. Communication process in which a specialized signal pro
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MCMASTERLIFESCI 2D03Ayesha KhanFall

LIFESCI 2D03 Lecture 20: Lecture 20

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12 Jan 2018
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Chickadees knock smaller seeds out of the feeder until they find a larger sunflower seed. Animals selectively choose where, on what, and how long to fo
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MCMASTERLIFESCI 2D03Ayesha KhanFall

LIFESCI 2D03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 11: Spatial Memory, Tychonoff Space, Habituation

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12 Jan 2018
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MCMASTERLIFESCI 2D03Ayesha KhanFall

LIFESCI 2D03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 15: Sensory System, Guppy, Parental Investment

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12 Jan 2018
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Sexual selection favours characteristics that enhance reproductive success. Primary sexual characteristics the genitalia and organs of reproduction. Se
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MCMASTERLIFESCI 2D03Ayesha KhanFall

LIFESCI 2D03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 13: Animal Culture, Precocial, Biological Specificity

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12 Jan 2018
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Local enhancement: a strategy in which an individual uses the presence of another as a cue focusing on a particular part of the environment. Individual
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MCMASTERLIFESCI 2D03Ayesha KhanFall

LIFESCI 2D03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 10: Bumblebee, Vampire Bat, Painted Bat

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6 Oct 2017
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MCMASTERLIFESCI 2D03Ayesha KhanFall

LIFESCI 2D03- Midterm Exam Guide - Comprehensive Notes for the exam ( 21 pages long!)

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5 Oct 2017
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Behaviour any internally coordinated, externally visible pattern of activity that responds to changing external or internal conditions: ex. Ectotherms
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2D03SikkemaFall

PHILOS 2D03- Midterm Exam Guide - Comprehensive Notes for the exam ( 14 pages long!)

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4 Oct 2017
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Introduction: human life and the dignity of persons. Inherent dignity = essentially or necessarily an object of respect where respect is understood neg
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MCMASTERLIFESCI 2D03Ayesha KhanFall

LIFESCI 2D03 Lecture 9: Lecture 9

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26 Sep 2017
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MCMASTERLIFESCI 2D03Ayesha KhanFall

LIFESCI 2D03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 7: Bumblebee, Directional Selection, Varity

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24 Sep 2017
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Important in the way we behave and behavior is a trait: ex. Bumble bee foraging behaviour in the wild or lab. Large round goby parental male (engage in
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MCMASTERLIFESCI 2D03Ayesha KhanFall

LIFESCI 2D03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 8: Golden Bamboo Lemur, Bamboo Lemur, Sensory System

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24 Sep 2017
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Scientists study both the proximate mechanisms that generate behaviour ad ultimate reasons why it evolved. Proximate explanations focus on understandin
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MCMASTERLIFESCI 2D03Ayesha KhanFall

LIFESCI 2D03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 6: Allele Frequency, Regression Analysis, Heritability

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24 Sep 2017
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Natural selection differential reproduction & survivorship among individuals within a population. Heritable genetically-based trait that can be passed
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MCMASTERLIFESCI 2D03Ayesha KhanFall

LIFESCI 2D03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: Sperm Competition, Group Selection, Sexual Selection

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24 Sep 2017
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Males mate-guard post-mating with a female to prevent sperm competition from other males. Evolution by natural selection favours adaptations that enhan
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MCMASTERLIFESCI 2D03Ayesha KhanFall

LIFESCI 2D03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 2: Stereotype, Nibble, Ethogram

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24 Sep 2017
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Behaviour any internally coordinated, externally visible pattern of activity that responds to changing external or internal conditions: ex. Ectotherms
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MCMASTERLIFESCI 2D03Ayesha KhanFall

LIFESCI 2D03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Lordosis Behavior, Anogenital Distance, Phytoestrogens

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24 Sep 2017
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MCMASTERLIFESCI 2D03Ayesha KhanFall

LIFESCI 2D03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 4: Impact Factor, Random Assignment, Dependent And Independent Variables

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24 Sep 2017
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Primary literature researcher themselves report on their experiments: dissertations, technical reports, conference proceedings. Secondary literature so
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2D03SikkemaFall

PHILOS 2D03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 2: Practical Reason, Big Bang, Principle Of Double Effect

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24 Sep 2017
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Practical (cid:396)easo(cid:374) is o(cid:396)de(cid:396)ed to (cid:858)the good(cid:859) a(cid:374)d has a(cid:374) indemonstrable fi(cid:396)st p(cid
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2D03SikkemaFall

PHILOS 2D03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 1: Homeostasis, Essentialism, Legal Positivism

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24 Sep 2017
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Introduction: human life and the dignity of persons. Inherent dignity = essentially or necessarily an object of respect where respect is understood neg
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2D03SikkemaFall

PHILOS 2D03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 5: Intersectionality

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24 Sep 2017
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Morality is based on 2 feelings: the sentiment of natural caring care for the other, the sentiment of moral caring care-for-another as we ourselves are
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MCMASTERPHILOS 2D03SikkemaFall

PHILOS 2D03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 3: Deontological Ethics, Categorical Imperative, Orbital Inclination

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24 Sep 2017
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What is good without qualification is a good will. All of our natural capacities (intelligence, physical abilities, skills, etc. ) and all of the exter
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