Comparative psychology. Animal and human psychology

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Inside of a Dog

What Dogs See, Smell, and Know

Scribner (2009)

The bestselling book that asks what dogs know and how they think. The answers will surprise and...


An accessible, objective and comprehensive textbook providing an engaging and user-friendly...


This book is about using mathematics to think about how humans (and other animals) behave.

Affective Neuroscience

The Foundations of Human and Animal Emotions


This comprehensive text on the fundamental brain sources of human and animal feelings summarizes...

The Age of Empathy

Nature's Lessons for a Kinder Society


In this thought-provoking book, the acclaimed author of Our Inner Ape examines how empathy comes...


Are animals intelligent? How do they learn to solve everyday survival problems? Can they be...

Sex Ratios

Concepts and Research Methods


Theory and methods of exploring sex ratios in plants, animals and microbes.

Transworld (2011)

From caveman to modern man ... Few people doubt that humans are descended from the apes; fewer...

Beast and Man

The Roots of Human Nature


Philosophers have traditionally concentrated on the qualities that make human beings different from...


Psychologists use a range of principles and theories, all of which view the person and the study of...