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Cognitive Ethology: Essays in Honor of Donald R. Griffin

Cognitive Ethology: Essays in Honor of Donald R. Griffin

1st Edition

Carolyn A. Ristau, Peter Marler
September 02, 2016

This collection of essays was written by former students, associates, admirers, critics and friends of Donald R. Griffin -- the creator of cognitive ethology. Stimulated by his work, this volume presents ideas and experiments in the field of cognitive ethology -- the exploration of the mental...

Animal Cognition: A Tribute To Donald A. Riley

Animal Cognition: A Tribute To Donald A. Riley

1st Edition

Thomas R. Zentall
June 01, 1993

Prepared as a tribute to Donald A. Riley, the essays that appear here are representative of a research area that has loosely been classified as animal cognition -- a categorization that reflects a functionalist philosophy that was prevalent in Riley's laboratory and that many of his students...

Language and Communication: Comparative Perspectives

Language and Communication: Comparative Perspectives

1st Edition

Herbert L. Roitblat, Louis M. Herman, Paul E. Nachtigall
May 01, 1993

The result of a conference on language and related cognitive processes in animals, this book brings together scientists working on language and communication, reviews research done on language in apes and dolphins, and places this work in a larger perspective of animal communication and cognition....

The Development of Numerical Competence: Animal and Human Models

The Development of Numerical Competence: Animal and Human Models

1st Edition

Sarah T. Boysen, E. John Capaldi, E. John Capaldi, Sarah T. Boysen, E. John Capaldi
December 01, 1992

The area of animal counting has historically been the subject of a long and colorful debate, but only more recently have systematic, more rigorous experimental efforts to evaluate numerical abilities in animals been undertaken. This volume contains chapters from investigators in a range of...

Cognitive Ethology: Essays in Honor of Donald R. Griffin

Cognitive Ethology: Essays in Honor of Donald R. Griffin

1st Edition

Peter Marler, Carolyn A. Ristau
October 01, 1990

This collection of essays was written by former students, associates, admirers, critics and friends of Donald R. Griffin -- the creator of cognitive ethology. Stimulated by his work, this volume presents ideas and experiments in the field of cognitive ethology -- the exploration of the mental...

Neurobiology of Comparative Cognition

Neurobiology of Comparative Cognition

1st Edition

Raymond P. Kesner, David S. Olton
February 01, 1990

This book represents a unique and elaborate exposition of the neural organization of language, memory, and spatial perception in a wide variety of species including humans, bees, fish, rodents, and monkeys. The editors have united the comparative approach with its emphasis on evolutionary...

Cognitive Structures and Development in Nonhuman Primates

Cognitive Structures and Development in Nonhuman Primates

1st Edition

Francesco Antinucci
October 01, 1989

The contributors to this volume present research concerning the cognitive structures and development of nonhuman primates from a cognitive psychological perspective. The authors and researchers come to this project from the study of humans and apply their knowledge to research on nonhumans. For...

Preoperative Events: Their Effects on Behavior Following Brain Damage

Preoperative Events: Their Effects on Behavior Following Brain Damage

1st Edition

Jay Schulkin
July 01, 1989

Preoperative Events switches the focus from post-operative rehabilitation to preoperative experiences and personal histories to lessen the consequences of brain damage. These papers document the relationship between preoperative experience and postoperative performance and discuss a variety of...

The Life of the Mind

The Life of the Mind

1st Edition

Jason W. Brown
July 01, 1988

This detailed look at the development of microgenetic theory provides a comprehensive and coherent model of cognitive processing in the brain, based on patterns of breakdown in pathology. In so doing, it illustrates the clinical record that supports and documents microgenetic theory, and presents a...

Social Learning: Psychological and Biological Perspectives

Social Learning: Psychological and Biological Perspectives

1st Edition

Thomas R. Zentall, B. G. Galef, Jr., Thomas R. Zentall
January 01, 1988

First published in 1988. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

Dolphin Cognition and Behavior: A Comparative Approach

Dolphin Cognition and Behavior: A Comparative Approach

1st Edition

R. J. Schusterman, J. A. Thomas, F. G. Wood, Ronald Schusterman
July 01, 1986

First published in 1986. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

Theories of Animal Memory

Theories of Animal Memory

1st Edition

Donald F. Kendrick, Mark E. Rilling, M. Ray Denny
April 01, 1986

First published in 1986. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

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