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dc.creatorBurtt, Harold E.en_US
dc.creatorGiltz, Maurice L.en_US
dc.date.accessioned2005-10-01T02:41:17Z
dc.date.available2005-10-01T02:41:17Z
dc.date.issued1969-03en_US
dc.identifier.citationThe Ohio Journal of Science. v69 n2 (March, 1969), 109-114en_US
dc.identifier.issn0030-0950en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1811/5462
dc.descriptionAuthor Institution: Department of Psychology and Department of Zoology, Ohio State Universityen_US
dc.description.abstracthe complacency—agitation continuum in Blackbirds was studied by recording their behavior in an observation cage. A scoring pattern with a reliability of 0.91 was developed. Cowbirds are the most complacent species and Starlings the most agitated. Grackles and Red-wings are intermediate. Individual differences within each species are demonstrated. It is probable that the trait under investigation is composed of a number of factors and that a factor analysis of several tests like the present one will throw light on avian personality structureen_US
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dc.rightsReproduction of articles for non-commercial educational or research use granted without request if credit to The Ohio State University and The Ohio Academy of Science is given.en_US
dc.titleMeasurement of Complacency in Blackbirdsen_US


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