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dc.contributor.authorByrne, R.W.
dc.identifier.citationByrne , R W 2015 , ' The what as well as the why of animal fun ' , Current Biology , vol. 25 , no. 1 , pp. R2-R4 .
dc.identifier.otherPURE: 163419460
dc.identifier.otherPURE UUID: 657c443b-4200-4a38-bfb6-f38983a7dcf0
dc.identifier.otherScopus: 84920367452
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dc.identifier.otherORCID: /0000-0001-9862-9373/work/60630585
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dc.description.abstractFun is functional: play is evolution's way of making sure animals acquire and perfect valuable skills in circumstances of relative safety. Yet precisely what animals find fun has seldom been examined for what it can potentially reveal about how they represent and think about the world.
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dc.rightsCopyright © 2015 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved. © 2014. Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved. This is the author’s version of a work that was accepted for publication in Current Biology. Changes resulting from the publishing process, such as peer review, editing, corrections, structural formatting, and other quality control mechanisms may not be reflected in this document. Changes may have been made to this work since it was submitted for publication. A definitive version was subsequently published in Current Biology, 25, 1, January 2015 DOI
dc.subjectQL Zoologyen
dc.subjectBF Psychologyen
dc.titleThe what as well as the why of animal funen
dc.typeJournal articleen
dc.contributor.institutionUniversity of St Andrews.School of Psychology and Neuroscienceen
dc.description.statusPeer revieweden

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