Lawrence V. Harper

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Chairman of Human and Community Development

Departments

Human & Community Development

Offices and Labs

1329 Hart Hall
752-3624

Profile Introduction

Evolutionary and biological bases of behavioral development; parent-offspring relationships, social behavior and the development of sex differences in mammals; human ethology.

Degrees

1966 PhD Psychology University of California, Berkeley
1957 BA Sociology University of California, Berkeley

Research Interests

Evolutionary and biological bases of behavioral development; parent-offspring relationships, social behavior and the development of sex differences in mammals; human ethology.

CBS Grad Group Affiliations

Animal Behavior

Specialties / Focus

Animal Behavior
  • Behavior Ecology and Sociobiology
  • Development

Publications

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  • Harper LV. 1989. The nurture of human behavior. . Ablex Publishing, Norwood, NJ:
  • Harper LV. 1991. Behavioral Development: Birth to Adolescence. In: Encyclopedia to Human Biology. Academic Press, New York:573-583
  • Kraft RH, LV Harper, and LD Nickel. 1995. Stability and ear advantage for dichotically presented environmental sound stimuli: Development during early childhood. Perceptual and Motor Skills. 80:611-624