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Behavior : an introduction to comparative psychology

John B. Watson

Behavior : an introduction to comparative psychology

by John B. Watson

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Published by Holt in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychology, Comparative.

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    Statementby John B. Watson.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 439 p. :
    Number of Pages439
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21525438M

      Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Behavior by John B. Watson; 5 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Behaviorism (Psychology), Comparative Psychology, Accessible book. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Behavior an Introduction to Comparative Psychology by John Broadus Watson Paper at the best online prices at .

    Book Table of Contents. Chapter Contents. Prev page. Next page. Early Comparative Psychology. Comparative psychology takes its name from the goal of comparing the behavior of different animal species. The field began shortly after the publication of Charles Darwin's books The Origin of Species () and The Descent of Man ().. Darwin suggested that animal species changed over time. Comparative psychologists have differed from zoologists in that their problems have often been generated and interpreted in relation to those of the psychology of human behavior. Thus, comparative psy­chologists have had to tread a narrow line as they work with a vision of psychological breadth. on the one hand. while placing their work in.

    Contemporary psychology is a diverse field that is influenced by all of the historical perspectives described in the preceding section. Reflective of the discipline’s diversity is the diversity seen within the American Psychological Association (APA).The APA is a professional organization representing psychologists in the United States. Comparative psychology refers to the scientific study of the behavior and mental processes of non-human animals, especially as these relate to the phylogenetic history, adaptive significance, and development of behavior. Research in this area addresses many different issues, uses many different methods and explores the behavior of many different species from insects to primates.


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This two-volume handbook presents the different aspects of comparative psychology — behavior, cognition, learning, and neurophysiology — in a balanced and exhaustive : Hardcover. Comparative Psychology (second edition) is a core textbook for senior undergraduate and graduate courses in Comparative Psychology, Animal Behavior, and Evolutionary Psychology.

Its main goal is to introduce the student to evolutionary and developmental approaches to the study of animal behavior. Introduction. Comparative psychology, a subdiscipline of psychology, is the scientific study of the behavior and cognition of human and non-human animals, with emphasis on how behavior relates to phylogeny, ontogeny, and adaptation.

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(John Broadus), View full catalog record. Rights: Public. John Broadhus Watson in his book, Behavior: An Introduction to Comparative Psychology, made the next major step in the development of behavioral psychology.

Watson's theoretical position was even more extreme than Thorndike's. an insight into human psychology by means of comparison (including comparative psychology).

Psychology is commonly defined as the science of behavior and mental processes. Psychology does not necessarily refer to the brain or nervous system and can be framed purely in terms of phenomenological or information processing theories of mind.

Behavior: an introduction to comparative psychology an introduction to comparative psychology by Watson, John B. (John Broadus), Publication date Topics Psychology, Comparative, Behaviorism (Psychology) Publisher New York: H. Holt Collection robarts; toronto Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor Robarts - University of Toronto Pages:   The Handbook of Developmental Science, Behavior, and Genetics brings together the cutting-edge theory, research and methodology that contribute to our current scientific understanding of the role of genetics in the developmental system.

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