Ivan Pavlov: A Very Short Introduction (Very Short Introductions) (PDF Book)


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This book provides an introduction to the life and science of Russian physiologist Ivan Pavlov, exploring his quest to understand the human psyche. It discusses his life, values, context, and significant research, including his experiments with dogs and his Nobel Prize-winning research on digestion. The author shows that Pavlov was not a behaviorist and sought to explain not just external behaviors but also the emotional and intellectual life of animals and humans. The book also examines Pavlov’s unpublished manuscripts and his final thoughts on the relationship between science, Christianity, and Bolshevism. The book is published by Oxford University Press and has an ASIN of B0B77WB115.