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9781138850439, titled "Instinct, Environment and Behaviour" | Psychology Pr, December 2, 2014, cover price $125.00

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9781138850453, titled "Instinct, Environment and Behaviour" | Psychology Pr, June 8, 2016, cover price $54.95
9780416336405 | Routledge, March 1, 1984, cover price $15.95

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Product Description: First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
By Gary Greenberg (editor) and Maury M. Haraway (editor)

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9780815312819 | Routledge, October 1, 1998, cover price $280.00 | About this edition: First published in 1998.

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9781138971332 | Routledge, February 29, 2016, cover price $47.95 | About this edition: First published in 1998.

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Product Description: Modern psychology has become a broad and fragmented collection of research areas, theoretical orientations, and professional organizations. The author, who believes integration within the discipline is critical, makes the case that its empirical and theoretical aspects can be unified under the umbrella of adaptation...read more

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9781559345729 | McGraw-Hill Humanities Social, December 1, 2001, cover price $118.60

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9781478630227 | 2 edition (Waveland Pr Inc, February 24, 2016), cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Modern psychology has become a broad and fragmented collection of research areas, theoretical orientations, and professional organizations.
9781577665373 | 1 reissue edition (Waveland Pr Inc, July 20, 2007), cover price $48.95 | About this edition: David Morgan incisively explains the fundamental principles of learning and cognition, presenting these concepts as processes that allow animals, including humans, to adapt over time to complex environments.

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9780521235129, titled "From Darwin to Behaviourism: Psychology and the Minds of Animals" | Cambridge Univ Pr, September 1, 1984, cover price $94.95 | also contains From Darwin to Behaviourism: Psychology and the Minds of Animals

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9781499405675 | Powerkids Pr, August 1, 2015, cover price $8.25

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9781499405651 | Powerkids Pr, August 1, 2015, cover price $23.60

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Product Description: These notes are intended to help undergraduates who need to understand something of behavior both for its intrinsic interest and for their future careers in medicine, biology, psychology, anthropology, veterinary medicine, and nursing...read more

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9780306465772 | Plenum Pub Corp, November 1, 2001, cover price $209.00 | About this edition: These notes are intended to help undergraduates who need to understand something of behavior both for its intrinsic interest and for their future careers in medicine, biology, psychology, anthropology, veterinary medicine, and nursing.

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9781461354567 | Reprint edition (Springer Verlag, November 9, 2012), cover price $179.00 | About this edition: These notes are intended to help undergraduates who need to understand something of behavior both for its intrinsic interest and for their future careers in medicine, biology, psychology, anthropology, veterinary medicine, and nursing.

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Product Description: Modern research demonstrates that imitation is more complex and interesting than classical theories proposed. Monkeys do not imitate whereas humans are prolific imitators. This book provides an analysis of empirical work on imitation and shows how much can be learned through interdisciplinary research ranging from cells to individuals, apes to men, and babies to adults...read more
By Andrew N. Meltzoff (editor) and Wolfgang Prinz (editor)

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9780521806855 | Cambridge Univ Pr, May 13, 2002, cover price $129.99 | About this edition: Modern research demonstrates that imitation is more complex and interesting than classical theories proposed.

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9781107403277, titled "The Imitative Mind: Development, Evolution and Brain Bases" | Reissue edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, September 15, 2011), cover price $54.99 | About this edition: Modern research demonstrates that imitation is more complex and interesting than classical theories proposed.

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Product Description: This book provides an overview of recent research presenting conflicting interpretations of children's understanding of the psychology of pretense and describes sociocultural factors which influence children's pretenses. Studies of nonhuman primates provide examples of their pretenses and other simulative activities, explore their representational and imaginative capacities and compare their skills with children...read more
By Robert W. Mitchell (editor)

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9780521770309 | Cambridge Univ Pr, April 1, 2002, cover price $155.00 | About this edition: This book provides an overview of recent research presenting conflicting interpretations of children's understanding of the psychology of pretense and describes sociocultural factors which influence children's pretenses.

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9780521283328 | Reissue edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, June 16, 2011), cover price $59.99 | About this edition: This book provides an overview of recent research presenting conflicting interpretations of children's understanding of the psychology of pretense and describes sociocultural factors which influence children's pretenses.

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9780674027817 | Harvard Univ Pr, April 30, 2008, cover price $24.95

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9780674046276 | Harvard Univ Pr, May 1, 2010, cover price $19.00

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Product Description: Charles Robert Darwin (1809–1882) has been widely recognized since his own time as one of the most influential writers in the history of Western thought. His books were widely read by specialists and the general public, and his influence had been extended by almost continuous public debate over the past 150 years...read more

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9780814720660 | New York Univ Pr, February 15, 2010, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Charles Robert Darwin (1809–1882) has been widely recognized since his own time as one of the most influential writers in the history of Western thought.

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Product Description: Do humans start life with the capacity to detect and mentally represent the objects around them? Or is our object knowledge instead derived only as the result of prolonged experience with the external world? Are we simply able to perceive objects by watching their actions in the world, or do we have to act on objects ourselves in order to learn about their behavior? Finally, do we come to know all aspects of objects in the same way, or are some aspects of our object understanding more epistemologically privileged than others?The Origins of Object Knowledge presents the most up-to-date survey of the research into how the developing human mind understands the world of objects and their properties...read more
By Bruce M. Hood (editor) and Laurie R. Santos (editor)

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9780199216895 | 1 edition (Oxford Univ Pr, May 25, 2009), cover price $73.00 | About this edition: Do humans start life with the capacity to detect and mentally represent the objects around them?

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Product Description: Fifty years ago, a troop of Japanese macaques was observed washing sandy sweet potatoes in a stream, sending ripples through the fields of ethology, comparative psychology, and cultural anthropology. The issue of animal culture has been hotly debated ever since...read more
By Bennett G. Galef (editor)

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9780674031265 | 1 edition (Harvard Univ Pr, February 16, 2009), cover price $62.50 | About this edition: Fifty years ago, a troop of Japanese macaques was observed washing sandy sweet potatoes in a stream, sending ripples through the fields of ethology, comparative psychology, and cultural anthropology.

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9788420648125, titled "Actos de significado / Acts of Meaning: Más allá de la revolución cognitiva / Beyond the Cognitive Revolution" | Italian edition edition (Alianza Editorial Sa, January 30, 2009), cover price $31.95

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Product Description: Biologists and anthropologists in Japan have played a crucial role in the development of primatology as a scientific discipline. Publication of Primate Origins of Human Cognition and Behavior under the editorship of Tetsuro Matsuzawa reaffirms the pervasive and creative role played by the intellectual descendants of Kinji Imanishi and Junichiro Itani in the fields of behavioral ecology, psychology, and cognitive science...read more

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9784431702900 | Springer Verlag, July 1, 2001, cover price $219.00 | About this edition: Biologists and anthropologists in Japan have played a crucial role in the development of primatology as a scientific discipline.

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Product Description: Comparative Psychology (second edition) is a core textbook for senior undergraduate and graduate courses in Comparative Psychology, Animal Behavior, and Evolutionary Psychology. Its main goal is to introduce the student to evolutionary and developmental approaches to the study of animal behavior...read more

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9781841694597 | 2 edition (Psychology Pr, May 23, 2008), cover price $150.00 | About this edition: Comparative Psychology (second edition) is a core textbook for senior undergraduate and graduate courses in Comparative Psychology, Animal Behavior, and Evolutionary Psychology.

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Product Description: Comparative Psychology (second edition) is a core textbook for senior undergraduate and graduate courses in Comparative Psychology, Animal Behavior, and Evolutionary Psychology. Its main goal is to introduce the student to evolutionary and developmental approaches to the study of animal behavior...read more

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9781841694603 | 1 edition (Psychology Pr, May 23, 2008), cover price $69.95 | About this edition: Comparative Psychology (second edition) is a core textbook for senior undergraduate and graduate courses in Comparative Psychology, Animal Behavior, and Evolutionary Psychology.

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Product Description: Studies of sexual selection, interspecific mutualism, and intraspecific cooperation show that individuals exchange commodities to their mutual benefit. The exchange values of commodities are a source of conflict, and behavioral mechanisms such as partner choice and contest between competitors determines the composition of trading pairs or groups...read more
By Peter Hammerstein (editor), J. A. R. A. M. Van Hooff (editor) and Ronald Noe (editor)

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9780521003995 | Cambridge Univ Pr, December 1, 2006, cover price $54.99 | About this edition: Studies of sexual selection, interspecific mutualism, and intraspecific cooperation show that individuals exchange commodities to their mutual benefit.

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Argues that such social virtues as cooperation, empathy, and morality are as genetically inherent as aggressive and competitive behaviors, drawing on research with two ape species whose DNA most closely resembles that of humans to explain how ape instincts can inform readers about human behavior. Reprint. 50,000 first printing.

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9781573223126 | Riverhead Books, October 6, 2005, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Argues that such social virtues as cooperation, empathy, and morality are as genetically inherent as aggressive and competitive behaviors, drawing on research with two ape species whose DNA most closely resembles that of humans to explain how ape instincts can inform readers about human behavior.

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9781594481963 | Reprint edition (Riverhead Books, August 1, 2006), cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Argues that such social virtues as cooperation, empathy, and morality are as genetically inherent as aggressive and competitive behaviors, drawing on research with two ape species whose DNA most closely resembles that of humans to explain how ape instincts can inform readers about human behavior.

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9781400101924 | Unabridged edition (Tantor Media Inc, November 30, 2005), cover price $34.99 | About this edition: Argues that such social virtues as cooperation, empathy, and morality are as genetically inherent as aggressive and competitive behaviors, drawing on research with two ape species whose DNA most closely resembles that of humans to explain how ape instincts can inform readers about human behavior.
9781400151929 | Mp3 una edition (Tantor Media Inc, November 30, 2005), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: Argues that such social virtues as cooperation, empathy, and morality are as genetically inherent as aggressive and competitive behaviors, drawing on research with two ape species whose DNA most closely resembles that of humans to explain how ape instincts can inform readers about human behavior.

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The anthropologist author of The Cosmic Serpent presents an around-the-world study of traditional healers and modern researchers to offer insight into the nature of biological intelligence, presenting evidence of intelligence in non-human life forms while discussing what the human world can learn from nature's examples. Reprint.

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9781585423996 | J P Tarcher, March 3, 2005, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: Offers insight into the nature of biological intelligence, presenting evidence of intelligence in non-human life forms while discussing what the human world can learn from nature's examples.

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9781585424610 | Reprint edition (J P Tarcher, March 2, 2006), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: The anthropologist author of The Cosmic Serpent presents an around-the-world study of traditional healers and modern researchers to offer insight into the nature of biological intelligence, presenting evidence of intelligence in non-human life forms while discussing what the human world can learn from nature's examples.

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The best-selling author of When Elephants Weep offers a thoughtful parable about the nature and signficance of friendship, tolerance, and love as he shares the results of a year-long experiment in which he brought together seven young animals--some natural enemies--to be raised together. 30,000 first printing.

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9780345466136 | Ballantine Books, September 27, 2005, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: The author offers a parable about the nature and signficance of friendship, tolerance, and love as he shares the results of a year-long experiment in which he brought together seven young animals--some natural enemies--to be raised together.

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Product Description: Although contemporaries, Carl Jung and Wilhelm Reich, two giants in the field of psychoanalysis, never met. What might have happened if they had is the inspiration behind this detailed investigation. Jung and Reich succinctly outlines each man's personality and compares their lives and their work, emphasizing points of convergence between them...read more

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9781556435447, titled "Jung & Reich: The Body As Shadow" | 2 edition (North Atlantic Books, February 1, 2005), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Although contemporaries, Carl Jung and Wilhelm Reich, two giants in the field of psychoanalysis, never met.
9781556430374 | North Atlantic Books, January 1, 1989, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: A practical and philosophical book of therapy.

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Product Description: This book addresses diversity counseling in an unique format that combines four non-ethnic groups: women, gays, the elderly, and people with disablities. It is a companion to Counseling American Minorities, which focuses on counseling ethnic and racial minorities...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Donald R. Atkinson (editor) and Gail Hackett (editor)

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9780697252807 | 2 sub edition (McGraw-Hill Humanities Social, July 1, 1997), cover price $108.65 | About this edition: This book addresses diversity counseling in an unique format that combines four non-ethnic groups: women, gays, the elderly, and people with disablities.
9780697211293 | William C Brown Pub, May 1, 1994, cover price $57.90 | About this edition: This work discusses ways to help councillors and mental health practitioners maximize their effectiveness when working with elderly, disabled, female or gay clients.

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A study of animal intelligence reevaluates humankind's complex relationship with animals, explaining how we define and measure how animals learn, and why we have decided that some animals are smarter than others.

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9781582341156 | 1 edition (Bloomsbury Pub Plc USA, March 1, 2001), cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A study of animal intelligence reevaluates humankind's complex relationship with animals, explaining how we define and measure how animals learn, and why we have decided that some animals are smarter than others.

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9780674008700 | Harvard Univ Pr, April 15, 2002, cover price $26.50 | About this edition: A study of animal intelligence reevaluates humankind's complex relationship with animals, explaining how we define and measure how animals learn, and why we have decided that some animals are smarter than others.

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Product Description: This introduction to the evolutionary and developmental principles underlying the study of animal behavior provides a broad view of animal behavior from the comparative psychology perspective. Emphasizing problems and research interests that have traditional relevance for psychologist, the book uses examples drawn from specialized journals to provide a firm grasp of evolutionary science as it is applied to the understanding of behavior...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780130804297 | Prentice Hall, September 1, 2001, cover price $103.00 | About this edition: This introduction to the evolutionary and developmental principles underlying the study of animal behavior provides a broad view of animal behavior from the comparative psychology perspective.

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Product Description: This text demonstrates how the dynamic interplay between human and animal research has led to significant advances in diverse areas of psychology. Students are shown the value of this research by leading experts, who describe the paradigmatic use of laboratory animal models for studying and redressing such societal problems as anxiety, stress, aggression, depression, drug abuse and dementia...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Marilyn E. Carroll (editor) and J. Bruce Overmier (editor)

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9781557987884 | Amer Psychological Assn, August 1, 2001, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: This text demonstrates how the dynamic interplay between human and animal research has led to significant advances in diverse areas of psychology.
9781557987884 | Amer Psychological Assn, August 1, 2001, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: This text demonstrates how the dynamic interplay between human and animal research has led to significant advances in diverse areas of psychology.

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