Article ID: CBB000011993

The Loeb-Jennings debate and the science of animal behavior (1981)


Description The controversy between Jacques Loeb and Herbert Spencer Jennings regarding the behavior of animal tropisms and the impact of their research programs on the work of John B. Watson.

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Authors & Contributors
Buckley, Kerry W.
Rasmussen, Charles T.
Tilman, Rick
Waizbort, Ricardo
Martins, Lilian Al-Chueyer Pereira
Brzezinski Prestes, María Elice de
Journal of the History of Biology
American Psychologist
Journal of the History of the Behavioral Sciences
Developmental Psychology
International Journal of Social Economics
American Journal of Psychology
Oxford University Press
Guilford Press
American Philosophical Society
Fundo Mackenzie de Pesquisa
Watson, John Broadus
Loeb, Jacques
Jennings, Herbert Spencer
Burt, Cyril Lodowic
Veblen, Thorstein Bunde
Dunlap, Knight
Time Periods
20th century
19th century
18th century
20th century, early
North America: United States; Canada
United States
Naples (Italy)
Kaiser-Wilhelm-Institut für Biologie, Berlin
Stazione Zoologica di Napoli

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