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Successful overshadowing and blocking in hippocampectomized rats.

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Overshadowing (Experiment 1) and blocking (Experiment 2) were investigated using a conditioned suppression paradigm in rats. Neither hippocampectomy nor cortical control lesions affected the extent to which a salient stimulus overshadowed a less salient one. Nor did the lesions affect the extent to which a stimulus that was highly correlated with shock overshadow a stimulus that was less well correlated with shock. Finally, the lesions did not alter the extent to which a previously reinforced...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Experimental Psychology
Mackintosh, NJ More by this author
Goodall, G More by this author
Cotton, MM More by this author
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Journal:
Behavioural brain research
Volume:
12
Issue:
1
Pages:
39-53
Publication date:
1984-04-05
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EISSN:
1872-7549
ISSN:
0166-4328
URN:
uuid:192aeced-5864-4ec9-b5c3-97f411e9f2e5
Source identifiers:
310840
Local pid:
pubs:310840

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