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Author Candland, Douglas Keith

Title Feral children and clever animals : reflections on human nature / Douglas Keith Candland
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 1993


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Description xx, 411 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Pt. I. What Feral Children Tell Us. 1. Nature and Nurture: Children without Human Parenting. 2. Kaspar Hauser and the Wolf Children -- Pt. II. Four Psychologies. 3. Thinking about the Mind. 4. The Psychology of Psychoanalysis: Freud and Little Hans. 5. The Psychology of Experimentalism and Behaviorism: Clever Hans and Lady Wonder. 6. Experimentation and the Experimenter: Clever Hans's Companions. 7. The Psychology of Perceiving: Phenomenology and Ethology -- Pt. III. The Mental Ladder. 8. Peter and Moses, Chimpanzees Who Write. 9. Exploiting the Missing Link -- Pt. IV. People and Apes Communicating. 10. Raising Human Babies with Chimps: Donald, Gua, and Viki. 11. Human and Ape Communication: Washoe, Koko, and Nim. 12. Language and Meaning: Sarah and Lana, Sherman and Austin, Kanzi and Ai -- Pt. V. Principles and Myths. 13. Feral Children and Clever Animals
Analysis Psychology History
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 389-394
Includes index
Subject Amala, the wolf girl, 1919?-1921.
Amalfite, the wolf girl, 1919-1921
Kamala, the wolf girl, 1912-1929.
Hauser, Kaspar, 1812-1833.
Clever Hans (Horse)
Feral children -- Psychology -- History.
Human-animal relationships.
Primates -- Psychology.
Psychology -- History.
Psychology -- Research -- History.
Psychology, Comparative -- History.
LC no. 93000059
ISBN 0195074688
Other Titles Feral children & clever animals