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Alex & me : how a scientist and a parrot discovered a hidden world of animal intelligence--and formed a deep bond in the process

Author: Irene M Pepperberg
Publisher: New York, NY : Collins, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This story of Alex, a famous African Gray parrot, documents his thirty-year relationship with his trainer and the ways in which his life has changed scientific understanding about language and thought.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Irene M Pepperberg
ISBN: 9780061672477 0061672475 9780061673986 0061673986
OCLC Number: 191931809
Notes: Includes index.
Description: vii, 232 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: My wonderful life moment --
Beginnings --
Alex's first labels --
Alex and me, the vagabonds --
What's a banerry? --
Alex and friends --
Alex goes hi-tech --
The next horizon --
What Alex taught me.
Other Titles: Alex and me
Responsibility: Irene M. Pepperberg.
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This story of Alex, a famous African Gray parrot, documents his thirty-year relationship with his trainer and the ways in which his life has changed scientific understanding about language and thought.

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