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The study of behavior : organization, methods, and principles

Author: Jerry A Hogan
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Behavior studies now span a variety of sub-disciplines, including behavioral ecology, neuroscience, cognitive psychology and evolutionary developmental biology. While the fields' rapid growth has led to startling new insights into animal behavior, it has brought increasingly fragmented approaches to the subject. Integrating ideas and findings from a range of disciplines, this book provides a common framework for  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Hogan, Jerry A.
Study of behavior.
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2017
(OCoLC)990706963
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jerry A Hogan
ISBN: 9781108129275 1108129277
OCLC Number: 1009076286
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 372 pages) : illustrations
Contents: The framework --
Structure of behavior : actions, perceptions, representations, behavior systems --
Motivation : immediate causes of behavior --
Motivational consequences of behavior : emotion, homeostasis, expectancies, orientation, rhythms --
Ontogeny of structure : development of behavior systems --
Ontogeny of structure : some principles of development --
Causes and consequences of development : reinforcement, learning, memory, thinking --
Phylogeny of structure : evolution of behavior --
Phylogenetic consequences : survival value (current fitness) --
Phylogenetic consequences : adaptations and historical origins.
Responsibility: Jerry A. Hogan

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Ethology, the study of animal behavior, has evolved into several sub-fields. Here, Hogan presents a common framework for understanding a broad range of issues across these fields. This framework  Read more...

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