Paul Garber

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For the first head of the National Air Museum of the Smithsonian Institution, see Paul E. Garber

Paul Garber is a primatologist and the author and editor of several books and articles about primates. He is a professor at the University of Illinois.[1] He is editor of the American Journal of Primatology and director of research and education at La Suerte Biological Field School in Costa Rica.[2] Books he has authored or edited include New Perspectives in the Study of Mesoamerican Primates: Distribution, Ecology, Behavior, and Conservation (Developments in Primatology: Progress and Prospects),[3] On the Move: How and Why Animals Travel in Groups,[4] Adaptive Radiations of Neotropical Primates.[5] and South American Primates: Comparative Perspectives in the Study of Behavior, Ecology, and Conservation (Developments in Primatology: Progress and Prospects)[6] In 2014, he co-edited two books on howler monkeys.[7][8] He has also studied interrelationships between the moustached tamarin and the saddleback tamarin.[9][10]

Professor Garber received his Ph.D. in Anthropology from Washington University in St. Louis in 1980.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Anthropology at UIUC". Retrieved 2008-12-26. [dead link]
  2. ^ a b "Paul Garber". Retrieved 2008-12-26. 
  3. ^ Estrada, A., Garber, P., Pavelka, M., Luecke, L., ed. (2005). New Perspectives in the Study of Mesoamerican Primates: Distribution, Ecology, Behavior, and Conservation (Developments in Primatology: Progress and Prospects). ISBN 978-0387258546. 
  4. ^ Boinski, S., Garber, P., ed. (2000). On the Move: How and Why Animals Travel in Groups. ISBN 978-0226063409. 
  5. ^ Garber, P., Norconk, M., Rosenberger, A., ed. (1997). Adaptive Radiations of Neotropical Primates. ISBN 978-0306453991. 
  6. ^ Garber, P.A. et al., eds. (2008). South American Primates: Comparative Perspectives in the Study of Behavior, Ecology, and Conservation (Developments in Primatology: Progress and Prospects). Springer. ISBN 978-0387787046. 
  7. ^ Kowalewski, M.A., Garber, P.A. et al., eds. (2014). Howler Monkeys: Behavior, Ecology, and Conservation (Developments in Primatology: Progress and Prospects). Springer. ISBN 978-1493919598. 
  8. ^ Kowalewski, M.A., Garber, P.A. et al., eds. (2014). Howler Monkeys: Adaptive Radiation, Systematics, and Morphology (Developments in Primatology: Progress and Prospects). Springer. ISBN 978-1493919567. 
  9. ^ Garber, P. (May 1988). "Diet, Foraging Patterns, and Resource Defense in a Mixed Species Troop of Saguinus mystax and Saguinus fuscicollis in Amazonian Peru". Behaviour 105 (1/2): 18–34. doi:10.1163/156853988x00421. Retrieved 2014-12-23.  – via JSTOR (subscription required)
  10. ^ Garber, P. (June 1988). "Foraging Decisions During Nectar Feeding by Tamarin Monkeys (Saguinus mystax and Saguinus fuscicollis, Callitrichidae, Primates) in Amazonian Peru". Biotropica 20 (2): 100–106. doi:10.2307/2388181. Retrieved 2014-12-23.  – via JSTOR (subscription required)