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Animal intelligence : experimental studies / Edward L. Thorndike ; with a new introduction by Darryl Bruce.


New Brunswick, N.J. : Transaction Publishers, [2000] .
ISBN 0765804824, 9780765804822

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Subjects Animal intelligence.
Animaux -- Intelligence.
Behavior, Animal.
Intelligence.
Intelligenz.
Lernverhalten.
Tierversuch.
Verhaltensforschung.
Wirbeltiere.
Description xx, 297 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Copyright Date [2000]
©2000
Notes Originally published: 1911.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The Study of Consciousness and the Study of Behavior -- Animal Intelligence -- Description of Apparatus -- Experiments with Cats -- Experiments with Dogs -- Experiments with Chicks -- Reasoning or Inference -- Imitation -- The Mental Fact in Association -- Association by Similarity and the Formation Of Concepts -- Criticism of Previous Theories -- Delicacy Of Association -- Complexity of Associations -- Number of Associations -- Permanence of Associations -- Inhibition of Instincts by Habit -- Attention -- The Social Consciousness of Animals -- Interaction -- Applications to Pedagogy, Anthropology, et cetera -- Conclusion -- The Instinctive Reactions of Young Chicks -- A Note on the Psychology of Fishes -- The Mental Life of the Monkeys -- Apparatus -- Learning without Tuition -- Experiments on the Influence of Tuition -- General Mental Development of the Monkeys -- Laws and Hypotheses of Behavior -- The Evolution of the Human Intellect.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)40588396
(OCoLC)ocm40588396
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WorldCat Identities Thorndike, Edward L. 1874-1949.
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