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THE ANIMALS' WORLD

Synopsis

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A series of seven programmes in which professional and amateur zoologists talk about the behaviour of animals and the ways in which it can be studied.
4-Birds
In recent years the behaviour of birds has been widely and intensively studied. In this programme speakers describe observations made on a number of common birds, from titmice to geese, and the theories that have been put forward to explain their varied behaviour.
Contributions by: HUGH BOYD of the Wildfowl Trust
J. M. CULLEN of the University of Oxford
The Rev. P. H. T. HARTLEY
Introduced by JOHN CARTHY of Queen Mary College
University of London
(The recorded broadcast of June 15 in Network Three)
A booklist and some suggestions for further study can be obtained by sending a stamped addressed envelope to [address removed]

Contributors

Unknown: Hugh Boyd
Unknown: J. M. Cullen
Unknown: Rev. P. H. T. Hartley
Introduced By: John Carthy






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