Unformatted text preview: Social bond that is formed immediately or during first few days of life; ducklings, newborn babies with mothers Corvid intelligence w/examples Amazingly intelligent; have brain-to-body weight ratio equal to primeates; show self recognition in mirror tests; demonstrate cognitive abilities = to Great Apes; Use 3D, temporal cues-food retrieval, store; make, use tools Tryon behavior-genetics study Genetic influences apparent by crossing strains of DNA in rats so that they could work mazes better Evidence on human infant imprintin Do humans imprint? No. Human babies don’t have rigid imprinting period, but we do absorb a lot of culture and habits when we are young....
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