Serial learning in the pigeon

R. O. Straub, M. S. Seidenberg, Thomas G Bever, H. S. Terrace

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Abstract

Three pigeons learned to peck four colors in a particular sequence, regardless of how these colors were positioned on four response keys and without feedback following each response. This demonstrates that serial learning is possible in subprimate animals.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)137-148
Number of pages12
JournalJournal of the Experimental Analysis of Behavior
Volume32
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1979
Externally publishedYes

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  • Behavioral Neuroscience
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  • Experimental and Cognitive Psychology
  • Neuropsychology and Physiological Psychology

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Straub, R. O., Seidenberg, M. S., Bever, T. G., & Terrace, H. S. (1979). Serial learning in the pigeon. Journal of the Experimental Analysis of Behavior, 32(2), 137-148.

Serial learning in the pigeon. / Straub, R. O.; Seidenberg, M. S.; Bever, Thomas G; Terrace, H. S.

In: Journal of the Experimental Analysis of Behavior, Vol. 32, No. 2, 1979, p. 137-148.

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Straub, RO, Seidenberg, MS, Bever, TG & Terrace, HS 1979, 'Serial learning in the pigeon', Journal of the Experimental Analysis of Behavior, vol. 32, no. 2, pp. 137-148.
Straub RO, Seidenberg MS, Bever TG, Terrace HS. Serial learning in the pigeon. Journal of the Experimental Analysis of Behavior. 1979;32(2):137-148.
Straub, R. O. ; Seidenberg, M. S. ; Bever, Thomas G ; Terrace, H. S. / Serial learning in the pigeon. In: Journal of the Experimental Analysis of Behavior. 1979 ; Vol. 32, No. 2. pp. 137-148.
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