Psychological Research

, Volume 40, Issue 1, pp 93–98

The learning of hand preferences by squirrel monkey

  • Brendan O. McGonigle
  • Jennifer Flook
Short Communication

DOI: 10.1007/BF00308467

Cite this article as:
McGonigle, B.O. & Flook, J. Psychol. Res (1978) 40: 93. doi:10.1007/BF00308467
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Summary

In a reaching task with Squirrel Monkeys stable hand preferences were established by reward training. The use of a particular hand was brought under the control of a colour cue.

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© Springer-Verlag 1978

Authors and Affiliations

  • Brendan O. McGonigle
    • 1
  • Jennifer Flook
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of PsychologyUniversity of EdinburghEdinburghScotland