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By H. Jane Brockmann, Timothy J. Roper, Marc Naguib, Katherine E. Wynne-Edwards, Chris Barnard, John Mitani

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Advances within the learn of habit was once initiated over forty years in the past to serve the expanding variety of scientists engaged within the learn of animal habit. That quantity continues to be increasing. This quantity makes one other very important ''contribution to the advance of the field'' by way of proposing theoretical rules and study to these learning animal habit and to their colleagues in neighboring fields. Advances within the examine of habit is now on hand on-line at ScienceDirect - full-text on-line from quantity 30 onward.

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Of course, our understanding of what a ‘‘mere machine’’ can do has changed radically over the last half century with the huge developments in the field of computing. However, there has perhaps been a consequent over‐emphasis on computational explanations, which have ignored or underplayed the role of direct physical interactions in determining the behavioral capabilities of animals. , 2007). Recent developments in this field are often viewed as driven largely by engineering motives. Animals excel in certain areas—such as adaptive interaction with complex environments—where current technology struggles.

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