Accession Number:

ADA029429

Title:

The Effects of Ethyl Alcohol on Behavior Maintained by Concurrent Schedules of Reinforcement.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Apr 74-Dec 75,

Corporate Author:

NORTH CAROLINA UNIV AT GREENSBORO DEPT OF PSYCHOLOGY

Report Date:

1975-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

This report describes the effects of ethyl alcohol ethanol on the behavior of pigeons maintained by concurrent schedules of food reinforcement concurrent variable-interval variable-interval schedules. Ethanol had dose related facilitory and suppressive effects on the absolute rate of responding. Ethanol had little effect on the distribution of responses between the two schedules relative responses. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Pharmacology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE