Moffett, A. T, Moffett, A. T & Lack, L / December 1933 – vol. 27, issue 7–199 I T is now some twenty-five years since the theory of " territory " in bird life was enunciated b y Eliot Howard (1907-14, 1920, 1929) as the result of his intensive study of the behaviour of some of the Warblers and Buntings. The attractive nature of the theory itself, supported b y a wealth of laborious observation, gained for it a ready acceptance. In our criticism we submit t h a t so far suffic... This article is only available to registered users.To read more, please log in or purchase a subscription.