1/23/02    Introduction; Proximate versus Ultimate questions

1/25/02    Natural selection and levels of explanation

1/28/02 Proximate mechanisms in bird song: neural mechanisms of learning

1/30/02 Proximate mechanisms in bird song: environmental aspects of song learning

2/1/02 Bird Song: Adaptive benefits

2/4/02 Evolution of proximate mechanisms: history vs. adaptation

2/6/02 Evolution of proximate mechanisms: reconstructing history

2/8/02 Genetics of behavior

2/11/02 Development of behavior I: Hormones and Imprinting

2/13/02 Development of behavior II: Learning

2/15/02 Neural Mechanisms of Behaivor I

2/18/02 Neural Mechanisms of Behaivor II: Filtering and Adaptation

2/22/02 Organizing mechanisms in the Control of Behavior I: Centers and rhythms

2/25/02 Organizing mechanisms in the Control of Behavior II: Annual rhythms and Hormones

3/1/02 Antipredator behavior: avoiding detection and attack

3/4/02 Antipredator behavior: reducing capture and consumption

3/8/02 Foraging behavior I: detection and social foraging

3/11/02 Foraging behavior II: optimal diet choices

3/13/02 Choosing a home I: costs and benefits

3/15/02 Choosing a home II: interactions with neighbors

4/1/02 Communication

4/1/02 Evolution of sex

4/3/02 Intrasexual selection

4/5/02 Intersexual selection

4/10/02 Mating systems

4/12/02 Parental care I: Who gives?

4/15/02 Parental care II: How much to give and to whom?

4/17/02 Parental care III: Choosing offspring sex; sibling rivalry

4/19/02 Social living: You can choose your friends, but you can't choose your relatives

4/22/02 Social living: cooperation, costs and benefits

4/26/02 Social living: social relationships

5/3/02 Human Behavioral Ecology: Is our behavior adaptive?

5/6/02 Human Behavioral Ecology: Cultural Evolution