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.

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  • 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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1.986 (2020)
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1.994 (2020)
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