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Animal Behavior
John Paul Scott
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Animal Behavior

4.8 of 5 stars 4.80  ·  rating details  ·  5 ratings  ·  2 reviews
Paperback, 366 pages
Published October 1st 1972 by University of Chicago Press (first published 1958)
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I think that this book is regrettably out of print; my copy was printed in 1963. This book should be standard reading for biopsychology students, or probably any psychology students for that matter. It explains principles of behaviorism (that is, classical and operant conditioning) with far more clarity than any other text I have found. Scott has a talent for explaining behavior phenomena in simple, straightforward terms and using appropriate examples to illustrate.

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Justin Rose
I learned more science in this book than I did in Biology 101 at the University of Wyoming (plus there was no lab work involved).
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