Animal Locomotion. Andrew Biewener and Sheila Patek. Abstract. This book provides a synthesis of the physical, physiological, evolutionary, and. Patek and Biewener have published an upper-level undergraduate and graduate level book about Animal Locomotion. The book can be ordered from Oxford. Loading data.. Open Bottom Panel. Go to previous Content Download this Content Share this Content Add This Content to Favorites Go to next Content. ← →.

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This book provides a synthesis of the physical, physiological, evolutionary, and biomechanical principles that underlie animal locomotion. Across scales and environments, this book integrates the biomechanics of animal movement with the physiology of animal energetics and the neural control of locomotion.


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Animal Locomotion – Hardcover – Andrew Biewener; Sheila Patek – Oxford University Press

Chapter 6 Movement in Air. Biewener Concord Field Station, M. Organisms share much in common.

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Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. Lockwood, and Lars Tomanek. Chapter 3 Energetics of Locomotion. Check out the top amimal of the year on our page Best Books of He has published over primary research papers, and trained 18 PhDs and 16 post-doctoral fellows. Oxford Scholarship Online This book is available as part of Oxford Scholarship Online – view abstracts and keywords at book and chapter level. Much of their molecular and cellular machinery is the same.


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Within each mode of locomotion, animals have evolved designs and mechanisms that effectively contend with the physical properties and forces imposed on them by their environment. Write a customer review. IB Biology Study Guide: Movement on land ; 4.

Biewener begins by examining the underlying machinery for movement: A second is that size matters. Oxford Animal Biology Series Paperback: Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.

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