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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/272205
Description: The purpose of this article is to review and evaluate the range of theories proposed to explain findings on the use of geometry in reorientation. We consider five key approaches and models associated ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2011
Subject Keyword: 060800 Zoology
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/168153
Description: Navigation, the ability to organize behavior adaptively to move from one place to another, appeared early in the evolution of animals and occurs in all mobile species. At the simplest level, navigatio ... More
Date: 2006
Subject Keyword: vertebrates | geometrics | coding
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/84563
Description: With much pictorial support, we review research on how vertebrate animals orient in enclosed rectilinear spaces. The phenomenon of the rotational error is introduced, along with the distinction betwee ... More
Date: 2005
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/18984
Description: There is evidence, beginning with Cheng (1986), that mobile animals may use the geometry of surrounding areas to reorient following disorientation. Gallistel (1990) proposed that geometry is used to c ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
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