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Animal psychology

Animal psychology

a branch of psychology concerned with the study of the behaviour and physiological responses of animal organisms as a means of understanding human behaviour; some synonyms include comparative psychology, experimental psychology, and physiological psychology.

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Re: Ivan Pavolv

... but he is most widely known today as an early influence on behavioral psychology. Read more: http://www.answers.com/topic/ivan-pavlov#ixzz1RsOPdL3n http://www.britannica.com/EBchecked/topic/25597/animal-behaviour/282490/Ecological-and-ethological-approaches-to-the-study-of-behaviour

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by bellyjelly
Tue Jul 12, 2011 8:04 am
Forum: Physiology
Topic: Ivan Pavolv
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Graduate Program Advice?

... to get some advice. I'm currently a junior in college, majoring in psychology and minoring in biology. I'm starting to look at graduate programs but I'm not exactly sure what I want to do. I'm interested in animal science - specifically behavior. I find research on cognitive abilities ...

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by Sapphire90
Sat Apr 23, 2011 8:53 pm
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Topic: Graduate Program Advice?
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by TJJ
Fri May 16, 2008 12:13 am
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: Brain size=IQ level theory (Blacks vs Whites & Asians)
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Organ Transplants!

... But according to some scientists, it could be a reality someday. An animal organ, probably from a pig, could be genetically altered with human ... die every day from a curable condition. This is partly due to human psychology and partly due to donation consent laws. Under current U.S. law, ...

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by CoolJay221
Thu Feb 09, 2006 7:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Organ Transplants!
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