Ivan Pavlov

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A note for Lesson no. 4, "Your Brain Predicts (Almost) Everything You Do," in Seven and a Half Lessons About the Brain by Lisa Feldman Barrett.
Some context from page 73 is:

...Ivan Pavlov, the nineteenth-century physiologist who famously taught his dogs to salivate upon hearing a sound....

See these references.[1][2][3]


  1. Pavlov, Ivan P. (1897) 1902. The Work of the Digestive Glands, translated by W. H. Thompson. London: Griffin.
  2. Pavlov, Ivan P. 1928. Lectures on Conditioned Reflexes, Translated by W.H. Gantt. London: Allen and Unwin.
  3. Pavlov, Ivan P. 1927. "Conditioned Reflexes: An Investigation of the Physiological Activity of the Cerebral Cortex." Retrieved from http://psychclassics.yorku.ca/Pavlov/lecture6.htm.