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Published: 30 December 2009

720 Pages | 200 halftones, 100 line illus.

7 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9780195319842

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Cognition, Evolution, and Behavior

Second Edition

Sara J. Shettleworth

  • Addresses key questions by integrating findings from psychology, behavioral ecology, and ethology in a synthesis of theory and research on animal cognition
  • Incorporates findings and theoretical approaches that have emerged since the first edition was published in 1998
  • Chapters are organized into three sections: Fundamental Mechanisms , Physical Cognition, and Social Cognition
  • Contains new chapters on evolution and the brain, on numerical cognition, and on physical causation

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