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On defining behavior: Some notes

@inproceedings{Lazzeri2014OnDB,
  title={On defining behavior: Some notes},
  author={Filipe Lazzeri},
  year={2014}
}
This paper attempts to suggest some conceptual preliminaries to a definition of behavior. I begin by distinguishing some different senses of the notion, with emphasis upon that of behavior as the occurrence of an organism's action or reaction. Subsequently, I provide a brief survey of different types of definition, and try to pick out those among them that can in principle be suitable for the notion of behavior taken in that sense as well as for theoretical concerns. Then, I offer a list of… 
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