Department of Social Sciences

  • Courses - Primate Conservation banner
  • Resources

    Each module will differ in terms of the lecturer’s teaching style and what degree of independence they expect from master’s students. Some may provide assigned readings each week. It is highly recommended that you have access to the following core textbooks for the course. Other core textbooks are listed under each module.

    • Campbell, C., Fuentes, A., MacKinnon, K., Bearder SK & Stumpf, R. (2011) Primates in Perspective, 2nd edition. Oxford University Press, Oxford.
    • Cowlishaw, G. & Dunbar, R.I.M. (2000) Primate Conservation Biology, Chicago University Press, Chicago.
    • Frankham, R., Ballou, J.D. & Briscoe, D.A. (2009) Introduction to Conservation Genetics, 2nd edition, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.
    • Hosey, G., Melfi, V. & Pankhurst, S. (2013) Zoo Animals: Behaviour, Management and Welfare, 2nd edition, Oxford University Press, Oxford.
    • Jacobsen, S., McDuff, M. & Monroe, M. (2015) Conservation Education and Outreach Techniques, 2nd edition, Oxford University Press, Oxford.
    • Knight, J. (2000) Natural Enemies: People-Wildlife Conflicts in Anthropological Perspective, Routledge, London.,/
    • Setchell, J.M. & Curtis, D.J. (2011) Field and Laboratory Methods in Primatology: A Practical Guide, 2nd edition, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.