The Neuroscience of Animal Intelligence: From the Seahare to the Seahorse

The Neuroscience of Animal Intelligence: From the Seahare to the Seahorse

by Euan Macphail
     
 

ISBN-10: 0231061447

ISBN-13: 9780231061445

Pub. Date: 09/21/1993

Publisher: Columbia University Press

A critical survey of the physiological approach to learning, memory, and intelligence in non-human animals, emphasizing the implications of physiological research for theories of intelligent processes in intact animals. After introducing two new approaches - comparative neurology and computational neuroscience - the book concludes with a discussion of the role

Overview

A critical survey of the physiological approach to learning, memory, and intelligence in non-human animals, emphasizing the implications of physiological research for theories of intelligent processes in intact animals. After introducing two new approaches - comparative neurology and computational neuroscience - the book concludes with a discussion of the role of neocortex in perception and in general intelligence.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231061445
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
09/21/1993
Series:
Animal Intelligence Series
Pages:
506
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.31(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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