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The Resource Alex & me : how a scientist and a parrot discovered a hidden world of animal intelligence--and formed a deep bond in the process, Irene M. Pepperberg

Alex & me : how a scientist and a parrot discovered a hidden world of animal intelligence--and formed a deep bond in the process, Irene M. Pepperberg

Label
Alex & me : how a scientist and a parrot discovered a hidden world of animal intelligence--and formed a deep bond in the process
Title
Alex & me
Title remainder
how a scientist and a parrot discovered a hidden world of animal intelligence--and formed a deep bond in the process
Statement of responsibility
Irene M. Pepperberg
Title variation
Alex and me
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This story of Alex, a famous African Grey parrot, documents his thirty-year relationship with his trainer and the ways in which his life has changed scientific understanding about language and thought
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Pepperberg, Irene M.
Dewey number
636.6/8650929
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QL696.P7
LC item number
P457 2008
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African gray parrot
  • Cognition in animals
  • Animal communication
  • Human-animal relationships
Label
Alex & me : how a scientist and a parrot discovered a hidden world of animal intelligence--and formed a deep bond in the process, Irene M. Pepperberg
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
My wonderful life moment -- Beginnings -- Alex's first labels -- Alex and me, the vagabonds -- What's a banerry? -- Alex and friends -- Alex goes hi-tech -- The next horizon -- What Alex taught me
Control code
ocn191931809
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 232 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780061672477
Lccn
2008021960
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)191931809
Label
Alex & me : how a scientist and a parrot discovered a hidden world of animal intelligence--and formed a deep bond in the process, Irene M. Pepperberg
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
My wonderful life moment -- Beginnings -- Alex's first labels -- Alex and me, the vagabonds -- What's a banerry? -- Alex and friends -- Alex goes hi-tech -- The next horizon -- What Alex taught me
Control code
ocn191931809
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
vii, 232 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780061672477
Lccn
2008021960
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)191931809

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