Irene M. Pepperberg
List of John Benjamins publications for which Irene M. Pepperberg plays a role.
Avian Cognition and Social Interaction
Edited by Irene M. Pepperberg
Special issue of Interaction Studies 12:2 (2011) v, 177 pp.
Subjects Artificial Intelligence | Cognition and language | Evolution of language | Interaction Studies
Avian cognition and social interaction: Fifty years of advances. Avian Cognition and Social Interaction, Pepperberg, Irene M. (ed.), pp. 195–2072011.
The study of animal behavior, and particularly avian behavior, has advanced significantly in the past 50 years. In the early 1960s, both ethologists and psychologists were likely to see birds as simple automatons, incapable of complex cognitive processing. Indeed, the term “avian cognition” was… read more | Article
Lack of referential vocal learning from LCD video by grey parrots (Psittacus erithacus). Interaction Studies 5:1, pp. 75–972004.
Grey parrots (Psittacus erithacus) do not acquire referential English labels when tutored with videotapes displayed on CRT screens if (a) socially isolated, (b) reward for attempted labels is possible, (c) trainers direct birds’ attention to the monitor, (d) live video feed avoids habituation or… read more | Article