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Beobachtungen des Verhaltens von Tieren führen meist zu den Fragen „Was?“, „Wie?“, „Warum?“, „Wann?“ oder auch „Wer?“ und „Wo?“. Solche Fragen und deren mögliche Antworten führen zur Bildung von Hypothesen und den davon abgeleiteten Vorhersagen. Klare Hypothesen und die darauf aufbauenden Schritte der wissenschaftlichen Methodik bilden eine der grundlegenden Voraussetzungen anspruchsvoller wissenschaftlicher Arbeit.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Behavioural Ecology GroupWageningen University & ResearchWageningenNiederlande
  2. 2.Institut für Tierschutz und TierhaltungFriedrich-Loeffler-InstitutCelleDeutschland

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