Tests of planning and the Bischof-Köhler hypothesis in rhesus monkeys (<ce:italic>Macaca mulatta</ce:italic>)

@article{Paxton2009TestsOP,
  title={Tests of planning and the Bischof-K{\"o}hler hypothesis in rhesus monkeys (<ce:italic>Macaca mulatta</ce:italic>)},
  author={Regina Paxton and Robert Russell Hampton},
  journal={Behavioural Processes},
  year={2009},
  volume={80},
  pages={238-246}
}
The Bischof-Köhler hypothesis posits that nonhuman animals cannot plan for future motivational states that differ from a current state. [Naqshbandi, M., Roberts, W.A., 2006. Anticipation of future events in squirrel monkeys Samiri scireus and rats Rattus norvegicus: tests of the Bischof-Köhler hypothesis. J. Comp. Psychol. 120, 345-357] found that two squirrel monkeys that were not thirsty at the time of choice reversed their preference for a larger amount of food when choice of a smaller… CONTINUE READING
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