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The Alex Studies

Cognitive and Communicative Abilities of Grey Parrots

by Irene Maxine Pepperberg

  • 293 Want to read
  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Harvard University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Animal behaviour,
  • Birds, including cage birds,
  • Cognitive theory,
  • Science,
  • Cognitive Psychology,
  • Bird Behavior,
  • Psychology,
  • Life Sciences - Zoology - General,
  • Communication,
  • Birds & Birdwatching - General,
  • Experimental Psychology,
  • Science / General,
  • Behavior,
  • Language Arts & Disciplines,
  • African gray parrot,
  • Animal Communication,
  • Cognition in animals

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages446
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7670258M
    ISBN 10067400051X
    ISBN 109780674000513

    Abstract. The Alex Studies: Cognitive and Communicative Abilities of Grey Parrots by Irene Pepperberg is reviewed from a behavior analytic orientation. The results of the majority of her experiments are discussed in terms drawn from the general literature of behavior analysis Cited by: 3.   For a technical analysis of his feats, you’ll want to read Pepperberg’s book “The Alex Studies,” published in The present book, in contrast, is largely celebratory — light on.

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Alex became very smart and could hold a pretty decent conversation. This book shows just how intelligent parrots are and they are more than just pets, they are our lifelong companions.

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The book picks up steam, thankfully, when she moves on to talk about Alex, the African Grey parrot the book is written about. Irene Pepperberg was challenging much of the scientific orthodoxy in animal behavioural studies when she began testing Alex, and had a /5.

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