ANIMAL SOCIAL BEHAVIOR

the aggregate of all behaviors that include interaction with other group members or animals. These behaviors include cooperation, play, aggression, courtship, dominance, parental behavior and play. From social behavior, inferences can be made about the societal order.

ANIMAL SOCIAL BEHAVIOR: "Animal social behavior is an all-encompassing term that includes the sum of all animal interactions with other animals."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ANIMAL SOCIAL BEHAVIOR," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/animal-social-behavior/ (accessed December 15, 2019).
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