Ivan Pavlov

Ivan Pavlov

Russian physiologist, the founder of the doctrine of higher nervous activity.
When the dog is repeatedly teased with the sight of objects inducing salivary secretion from a distance, the reaction of the salivary glands grows weaker and weaker and finally drops to zero.More Ivan Pavlov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Don't become a mere recorder of facts, but try to penetrate the mystery of their origin.More Ivan Pavlov quotes [12/18/2011 04:12:45]
Thanks to our present surgical methods in physiology we can demonstrate at any time almost all phenomena of digestion without the loss of even a single drop of blood, without a single scream from the animal undergoing the experiment.More Ivan Pavlov quotes [12/18/2011 04:12:16]
The Sun-Paul must consider only one thing: what is the relation of this or that external reaction of the animal to the phenomena of the external world?More Ivan Pavlov quotes [12/18/2011 04:12:00]
From the described experiment it is clear that the mere act of eating, the food even not reaching the stomach, determines the stimulation of the gastric glands.More Ivan Pavlov quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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