By Pierre Karli (auth.), Seymour Feshbach, Jolanta Zagrodzka (eds.)

ISBN-10: 146137698X

ISBN-13: 9781461376989

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In this quantity major overseas professionals current the result of their unique medical stories of competitive habit. Written in honor of the eminent Polish psychologist, Adam Fraczec, for this paintings during this region, the contributed chapters spotlight the similarities and transformations within the findings supplied by means of investigators operating in various cultural settings.

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A subthreshold current level for elicitation of seizure activity). Stimulation was limited to a maximum duration of 15 sec. At each step, paired trials of single (hypothalamus) and dual (amygdala + hypothalamus) stimulation were arranged in an A-B-B-A manner to avoid any order effects, with A representing single and B dual stimulation. Response latencies following single stimulation of an attack site in the hypothalamus were then compared with those following dual stimulation of both an attack site in the hypothalamus and a potential modulating site in the medial amygdala.

The predator-prey interactions were videotaped for 20 min. and registered according to the ethogram chart prepared on the base of Leyhausen's description of cat's predatory behavior (Leyhausen, 1975). As a rule, the following behavioral parameters were noted: (1) latency of cat's first approach to the mouse; (2) latency of killing; (3) latency of consuming the prey; (4) duration of consumption. The construction of the experimental compartment made it possible for the mouse (and also the cat) to escape from the aggressive attacks; allowed the cat to display the full pattern of predatory behavior as chasing the prey, running for it, jumping etc.

In press) Lagerspetz, K. M. J. (1969). Aggression and aggressiveness in laboratory mice. In S. Garattini & E. B. ), Aggressive behaviour (pp. 77-85). Amsterdam: Excerpta Medica. Lagerspetz, K. M. J. (1981). Combining aggression studies in infra-humans and man. In P. F. Brain & D. ), Multidisciplinary approaches to aggression research (pp. 389401). Amsterdam: Elsevier/North-Holland, Biomedical Press. Leyhausen, P. (1975). Cat Behavior. The predatory and social behavior of domestic and wild cats.

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