Function of the Brain (Behavior of Animals and Humans)

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  • Creator The University of Akron
  • Format Videos, Slides, Films
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  • Publication [Place of publication not identified] : The University of Akron, [1932] ©1932 New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, 2018.
  • Physical Details
    • 1 online resource (1 video file (48 min., 44 sec)) : sound, color


  • This video contains the original 1932 footage of Ivan Petrovich Pavlov's work on the behavior of animals and humans, prepared under his own direction.


  • Originally released by The University of Akron, 1932.
  • Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on August 10, 2018.
  • Streaming video file.


  • Introduction: Function of the Brain (3:38); Functions of the Brain (12:25); Defense Reflexes (5:34); Studying the Two Brain Centers (6:38); Conditioned Reflexes (6:21); Establishing a Conditioned Reflex (4:01); Conditioned Reflexes in Humans (9:42); Credits: Function of the Brain (0:15)
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