Ecology and Experience

Sources of Means and Meaning of Developmental Change
  • Jeffrey R. Alberts
  • Catherine P. Cramer
Part of the Handbook of Behavioral Neurobiology book series (HBNE, volume 9)


Two worlds merge in the perspective we take for this chapter. One world is derived from behavioral ecology, the other from the discipline of developmental psychobiology. Their amalgamation provides a particularly rich view of behavioral development, one that we believe can stimulate the formulation and testing of new concepts and hypotheses.


Amniotic Fluid Physiological Psychology Tactile Stimulation Radial Maze Early Postnatal Life 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jeffrey R. Alberts
    • 1
  • Catherine P. Cramer
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of PsychologyIndiana UniversityBloomingtonUSA
  2. 2.Department of PsychologyDartmouth CollegeHanoverUSA

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