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Experiments with form perception and learning in dogs.

Joseph A. Williams

Experiments with form perception and learning in dogs.

by Joseph A. Williams

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Published by Williams & Wilkins in Baltimore .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animal intelligence.,
  • Dogs.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesComparative psychology monographs -- v. 4, serial no. 18.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination70 p.
    Number of Pages70
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17779938M

    PeopleImages / Getty Images. Another great source of experiment ideas is your own psychology specific chapters or sections that you find particularly interesting, like a chapter on social psychology or a section on child development. Browse through some of the experiments discussed in your book and then think of how you might devise an experiment related to some .   As the 19th century came to a close, the studies of psychology were just beginning. Ivan Pavlov opened the door to the idea of classical conditioning with his tests on salivating dogs. The discoveries brought light to the way both animal and human minds work regarding associative learning. After Pavlov’s experiment, many more experiments came.

    Use of experimenter-given cues in dogs Article (PDF Available) in Animal Cognition 1(2) October with 1, Reads How we measure 'reads'.   But dogs were also put to use in the model organism phase of Western comparative psychology, for example, in avoidance learning experiments (e.g., Brush, Brush, & Solomon, ; Solomon & Wynne, ). Despite its name, however, early “comparative psychology” research did not allow for much useful comparison between species, since the Cited by: 4.

    Social psychology experiments can explain how thoughts, feelings and behaviors are influenced by the presence of others. Typically social psychology studies investigate how someone's behavior influences a groups behavior or internal states, such as attitude or self-concept. The aftermath of World War 2 made scientists investigate what to made. learning and teaching: theories, approaches and models 11 For example; that a human’s pupil shrinks in harsh light and grows in low light are inborn behavio urs.


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