Etienne Save and Bruno Poucet

in The Behavior of the Laboratory Rat

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780195162851
Published online May 2009 | e-ISBN: 9780199863891 | DOI:

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This chapter describes allothetic navigation and the methods for studying allothetic navigation in the laboratory. Topics covered include theories of spatial learning, spatial strategies, behavioral tests, and brain substrates of navigation.

Keywords: laboratory rats; spatial learning; allothetic navigation; spatial strategies; behavioral tests; brain substrates

Chapter.  4682 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Neuroscience

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