Vol 7, Issue 1, February 2020

Editorial: The Value and Status of Replications in Animal Behavior and Cognition Research


Beran, M. J. (2020). Editorial: The value and status of replications in animal behavior and cognition research. Animal Behavior and Cognition, 7(1), i-iii. doi: https://doi.org/10.26451/abc.


This editorial discusses the need and value of replication efforts in comparative cognition and a call for papers for a special issue on this topic. It highlights the contribution of Farrar et al. (2020, this issue) in helping describe the problems and prospects for replication in comparative research.


Editorial; Replication; Pre-registration; Animal cognition; Animal behavior