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324 11 limits of learning

  1. 1. Human Learning Topic 11: Limits of LearningCEDP324 Ryan Sain, Ph.D. 1 3/30/2012
  2. 2. Limits of Learning Physical CharacteristicsCEDP324 Ryan Sain, Ph.D. 2 3/30/2012
  3. 3. Limits of Learning Nonheritablity of learned behavior  Lamarckian evolutionCEDP324 Ryan Sain, Ph.D. 3 3/30/2012
  4. 4. Limits of Learning Heredity and learning ability  Wolves and dogs  Maze runningCEDP324 Ryan Sain, Ph.D. 4 3/30/2012
  5. 5. Limits of Learning Neurological damage  Neurotoxins Low SES  Older buildings  lead paint Head injury  Closed head injuries can damage neurological functionCEDP324 Ryan Sain, Ph.D. 5 3/30/2012
  6. 6. Critical Periods Critical periods are windows of ‘development’  Things that happen in these windows allow for certain behaviors to be displayed.  Dogs and socialization  Humans and language Imprinting  Happens in many species – not just birds.  Zebra, baboons, sheep, turkeys, …CEDP324 Ryan Sain, Ph.D. 6 3/30/2012
  7. 7. Preparedness for learning Instinctive drift  Where an animal reverts to species specific behavior  Behaviors that conflict with a MAP – will be difficult to learn Misbehavior of organisms  Racoons  CatsCEDP324 Ryan Sain, Ph.D. 7 3/30/2012

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