The Investigation of Mind in Animals

The Investigation of Mind in Animals

by E. M. Smith
     
 

First published in 1923 as the second edition of a 1922 original, this book provides a brief account of the methods used in animal psychology and the aims of the discipline. Smith questions the point of evolutionary organization at which complex mental phenomena can be identified in animals and examines a variety of psychological abilities in animals, including form…  See more details below

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First published in 1923 as the second edition of a 1922 original, this book provides a brief account of the methods used in animal psychology and the aims of the discipline. Smith questions the point of evolutionary organization at which complex mental phenomena can be identified in animals and examines a variety of psychological abilities in animals, including form identification and the homing instinct. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in animal psychology and the history of the science.

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ISBN-13:
9781107626560
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
12/05/2013
Pages:
206
Product dimensions:
5.08(w) x 7.80(h) x 0.43(d)

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