Behavioral Genetics and Animal Learning

  • Douglas Wahlsten


The topic of this chapter encompasses over 370 published reports of experiments with nonhuman animals which examined some kind of hereditary variation in learning. This subject matter was reviewed extensively only five years ago (Wahlsten, 1972b), but since that time nearly as many new articles have appeared as had appeared in the previous 55 years.


Inbred Strain Coat Color Strain Difference Reversal Learning Avoidance Learning 
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  • Douglas Wahlsten
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  1. 1.Department of PsychologyUniversity of WaterlooWaterlooCanada

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