Animal Experimentation

Type of psychology: Psychological methodologies

Fields of study: Experimental methodologies; methodological issues

Psychologists study animals and animal behavior as well as humans; sometimes the goal is to understand the animal itself, and sometimes it is to try to learn more about humans. Because there are many biological and psychological similarities between humans and other animals, the use of animal models can be extremely valuable, although it is sometimes controversial.

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