Learning and instinct in animals.


New ed., extensively rev. and enl.. Cambridge, Mass., Harvard University Press, 1963.

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Subjects Animal intelligence.
Behavior, Animal.
Ethology.
Instinct.
Intelligence.
Learning in animals.
Learning, Psychology of.
Learning.
Description x, 558 pages illustrations, map, diagrams 24 cm
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 474-524).
Contents Directiveness and purposiveness -- The nature of drive and its place in the theory of instinct -- Habituation -- Associative learning: conditioning and trial-and-error -- Latent learning and insight learning and their relation to trial-and-error -- The evidence for insight learning and insight -- Insight and perception -- The mechanisms of learning -- Protozoa and lower metazoa -- Worms and molluscs -- Arthropods -- Fish -- Amphibians and reptiles -- Birds -- Mammals.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)ocm04360743
(OCoLC)4360743
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