Individual differences |
Methods | Statistics | Clinical | Educational | Industrial | Professional items | World psychology |
Biological: Behavioural genetics · Evolutionary psychology · Neuroanatomy · Neurochemistry · Neuroendocrinology · Neuroscience · Psychoneuroimmunology · Physiological Psychology · Psychopharmacology (Index, Outline)
Acclimation is a laboratory term referring to an animals adaptation to changes in a single environmental variable, such as a change in light levels.
Contrast with acclimatization which is the term for the complex process of adaptation which occurs in natural environments.
References[edit | edit source]
- McFarland,D., (2006). Oxford Dictionary of Animal Behavior. Oxford:OPU.