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Reflections on Adaptive Behavior: Essays in Honor of J.E.R. Staddon

Reflections on Adaptive Behavior: Essays in Honor of J.E.R. Staddon

John Staddon has devoted his long and distinguished career to the study of adaptive behavior, the adaptive function, and mechanisms of learning. He did his graduate work at the famous…

Repair Shop, by Robert A. Nelson

Adaptive Behaviour and Learning

Adaptive behaviour is of two types only. Either an animal comes equipped by heredity with the ability to identify situations in which a built-in response is appropriate or it has…

The New Behaviorism (2nd Edition)

Preface to the Second Edition This edition is almost completely rewritten. It is 50% longer than the first. I cover two new so-cial issues and also devote more space to…