comparative psychology

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Synonyms for comparative psychology

the branch of psychology concerned with the behavior of animals

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However, a British comparative psychologist by the name of Leonard T.
To figure out whether elephants can cooperate, Plotnik and Frans de Waal, a comparative psychologist at Emory University in Atlanta, built a test.
According to BBC News, the findings came from tests carried out by comparative psychologist Dr Michael Beran of Georgia State University, Atlanta, US, on three chimps, a 37-year-old female called Lana, a 21-year-old female called Panzee and a 34-year-old male called Sherman.
As a comparative psychologist working in this framework, I have argued that comparative psychology is less about earthworms, gerbils, and monkeys than it is about all of psychology--a general psychology, if you will (Greenberg & Haraway, 2002).
Fausto-Sterling shows how this watershed paper challenged a camp (led by comparative psychologist Frank A.
He is a comparative psychologist, co-founder of the International Society for Comparative Psychology, and Historian/Archivist of APAs Division (6) of Behavioral Neuroscience and Comparative Psychology.
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