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

Series: Animal Intelligence Series

By: E MacPhail

448 pages, 103 illus

Columbia University Press

Hardback | Aug 1993 | #24263 | ISBN: 0231061447
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A critical survey of the physiological approach to learning, memory, and intelligence in non-human animals.


The physiological analysis of cognition; simple learning in simple systems; habituation in vertebrates; association formation in simple systems; association formation in vertebrates - the role of the cerebellum; - the role of the hippocampus; contextual learning; the fractionation of memory; unexplored avenues.

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