Avoidance Behavior

Known as: avoidance behaviour, Behaviors, Avoidance, Behavior, Avoidance 
Act of choosing to move away from a potentially negative stimulus or situation.
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Disgust is an evolved psychological system for protecting organisms from infection through disease avoidant behaviour. This… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The fruitfly Drosophila melanogaster exhibits a robust and innate olfactory-based avoidance behaviour to CO2, a component of… (More)
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2008
Review
2008
People routinely make various trait judgments from facial appearance, and such judgments affect important social outcomes. These… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
To assess soil quality and risk assessment, bioassays can be useful tools to gauge the potential toxicity of contaminants… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
All animals exhibit innate behaviours in response to specific sensory stimuli that are likely to result from the activation of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Organisms are often confronted by both predators and pathogens. Defending against such widely divergent enemies requires more… (More)
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1997
1997
Cognitive arousal has been associated with disrupted sleep in individuals with insomnia and may be one mechanism underlying sleep… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
STUDY DESIGN A 1-year prospective study in industry, assessing effects of an educational pamphlet on various psychosocial… (More)
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1988
1988
Inbreeding is defined as mating between individuals related by common ancestry. Thus, the degree to which a particular mating is… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
The approach of a predator model induces rapid changes in the locomotory behaviour of individuals at the periphery of flotillas… (More)
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