Learning & Behavior presents experimental and theoretical contributions and critical reviews concerning fundamental processes of learning and behavior in nonhuman and human animals. Topics covered include sensation, perception, conditioning, learning, attention, memory, motivation, emotion, development, social behavior, and comparative investigations. Formerly entitled Animal Learning & Behavior, this journal is a publication of the Psychonomic Society.

Learning & Behavior is committed to upholding principles of integrity in scientific publishing and practice. As a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), the journal will follow COPE guidelines concerning procedures for handling potential acts of professional misconduct.

  • Explores fundamental processes of learning and behavior in human and nonhuman animals
  • Topics include perception, conditioning, attention, emotion, social behavior, comparative investigations and more
  • A publication of the Psychonomic Society

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  • Jonathon Crystal
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1.926 (2021)
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2.078 (2021)
Five year impact factor
358,417 (2021)
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Volume 50

Issue 3, September 2022

Functional and Ecological Perspectives on Conditioning: Special Issue in Honor of Michael Domjan. Guest Editors: Mark A. Krause, Karen L. Hollis and Germán Gutiérrez

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1543-4508
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