Advances in the Study of Behavior, Volume 6

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Academic Press, Apr 23, 1976 - Psychology - 283 pages
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Contents

Chapter 1 Specificity and the Origins of Behavior
1
Chapter 2 The Selection of Foods by Rats Humans and Other Animals
21
A Discussion of Tradition and Social Learning in Vertebrates
77
Chapter 4 Care and Exploitation of Nonhuman Primate Infants by Conspecifics Other than the Mother
101
Chapter 5 Hypothalamic Mechanisms of Sexual Behavior with Special Reference to Birds
159
Chapter 6 Sex Hormones Regulatory Behaviors and Body Weight
201
Subject Index
281
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Dr. Jay S. Rosenblatt is the Daniel S. Lehrman Professor of Psychobiology in the Psychology Department of Rutgers University-Newark Campus, Newark, NJ. He is an Associate of the Animal Behavior Society and the American Psychological Association and has received honorary doctoral degrees from Göteborg University in Sweden and National University of Education at a Distance, Madrid. His interests include the study of parental behavior and behavioral development among animals.

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