Accession Number : AD0621081

Title :   EFFECTS OF EARLY EXPERIENCE ON BEHAVIOR: EXPERIMENTAL AND CONCEPTUAL CONSIDERATIONS,

Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE RESEARCH LAB OF ELECTRONICS

Personal Author(s) : Melzack,Ronald

Report Date : 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 29

Abstract : Contents: Behavior of Scotties raised in a restricted sensory environment; Mechanisms underlying the effects of restriction; Experiments with Beagles raised in restriction cages; Behavioral studies of Beagles; Physiological studies; Implications of the conceptual approach; Genetic contributions; Comparison of effects of restriction and brain lesions; Nature of the effects of sensory restriction.

Descriptors :   (*BEHAVIOR, SENSORY DEPRIVATION), (*SENSORY DEPRIVATION, BEHAVIOR), (*PERCEPTION, CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM), BRAIN, CEREBRAL CORTEX, CONDITIONED RESPONSE, ADAPTATION(PHYSIOLOGY), REACTION(PSYCHOLOGY), PATHOLOGY, GENETICS, PAIN, INHIBITION, PSYCHOPHYSIOLOGY, DOGS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE