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About Irene Pepperberg, Ph.D.

Irene Pepperberg studies Grey parrots. The main focus of her work is to determine the cognitive and communicative abilities of these birds, and compare their abilities with those of great apes, marine mammals, and young children. She is studying the mechanisms of their learning as well as the outcomes.


Present Content Contributor, The Animal Studies Repository
Present Research Associate, Harvard University

Research Interests

Animal Cognition, Animal Communication, and Birds

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