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I'm looking for a book that provides a good overview of primatology, one aimed more at researchers rather than a popular science book. Ideally, I'd like something with an ethology/ecology angle with an eye towards phylogeny.

My preference would be for an e-book.

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Lucas, I put more of a professional spin on this so it's not as much of a "shopping"-type question. –  jonsca May 10 '13 at 20:37
    
@jonsca I appreciate your effort, but you did change the nature of my question. I definitely want a good book, that is very important, it really does not matter if it is a canonical text or not. The ability to soundly judge things good or bad is the true value of professionalism ;) –  Lucas May 11 '13 at 1:24
    
well, maybe of expertise, but that didn't fit :) –  Lucas May 11 '13 at 1:31
    
Your changes to it are fine, thanks for your feedback! –  jonsca May 11 '13 at 5:16

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I've had some experience with Karen Strier's 'Primate Behavioural Ecology', and it's solid. It's a nice overview with (obviously) a strong ecology/ethology bent. I don't think it comes in ebook though.

Here's the Amazon link.

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Sweet Jesus that's expensive. Not unusually so, but I'd managed to forget how much academic books are. –  Lucas Jun 3 '13 at 0:17

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