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  1. Animal Cognition

    By Nick Lund

    Series: Routledge Modular Psychology

    Animal Cognition looks at how non-human animals process information from their environment. Nick Lund has written an accessible and engaging account of this area of comparative psychology. The book contains chapters on animal navigation (including homing behaviour and migration), animal...

    Published April 24th 2002 by Routledge

  2. Determinants of Animal Behaviour

    By Jo Anne Cartwright

    Series: Routledge Modular Psychology

    Are animals intelligent? How do they learn to solve everyday survival problems? Can they be intentionally deceptive? The investigation of animal behaviour is an important and fascinating aspect of comparative psychology. Determinants of Animal Behaviour thoroughly covers the section on determinants...

    Published April 3rd 2002 by Routledge

  3. Picture Perception in Animals

    Edited by Joel Fagot

    Animal researchers commonly present pictures to their subjects, usually birds or monkeys, in order to infer how natural objects are perceived and conceptualised, or to discover the brain mechanisms underlying these abilities. This unique book questions the premise of this experimental approach and...

    Published November 29th 2000 by Psychology Press

  4. Culture in Psychology

    Edited by Corinne Squire

    Culture in Psychology breaks new ground by attempting to understand the complexity and specificity of cultural identities today. It rejects the idea that Western culture is a standard, or that any culture is homogenous and stable. Equally, it rejects the notion that culture is a mechanism that...

    Published September 20th 2000 by Routledge

  5. Developing a Social Psychology of Monkeys and Apes

    By John Chadwick-Jones

    The aim of this text is to draw attention to the exciting progress of contemporary studies of the social psychology of monkeys and apes. It is written with a clear style which should invite interest from a wide range of social scientists. The relatedness of humans and non-human primates that is...

    Published March 1st 2000 by Psychology Press

  6. Personality: Critical Concepts

    Edited by Cary Cooper, Cary L. Cooper, Lawrence A. Pervin

    Series: Critical Concepts in Psychology

    Almost everything we do as humans is influenced by our personalities. This set of critical readings in personality theory brings together all the major contributions in the field. All the classical papers on the critical theories of personality are included, as well as more contemporary work on...

    Published September 30th 1998 by Routledge

  7. Animal Learning and Cognition, 2nd edition

    An Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By John M. Pearce

    This is a revision of An Introduction to Animal Cognition. The book reviews the main principles and experimental findings that have emerged from a century of research into animal intelligence. The book opens with an account of the various methods that have been used to study the intelligence of...

    Published March 4th 1997 by Psychology Press

  8. Comparative Psychology of Invertebrates

    The Field and Laboratory Study of Insect Behavior

    Edited by Gary Greenberg, Ethel Tobach

    Series: Research in Developmental and Comparative Psychology

    First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 30th 1996 by Psychology Press

  9. B.F. Skinner

    A Reappraisal

    B.F. Skinner died in August 1990. He had been praised as one of the most influential psychologists of the 20th century, but was also attacked by a variety of opponents within and outside the field of psychology. This introduction to his work is first of all a guide to a correct reading of his...

    Published July 3rd 1995 by Psychology Press

  10. Behaviourism

    The Early Years

    Series: History of Psychology

    First published in 1995. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 28th 1994 by Routledge