Rosa Rugani

Summary

Affiliation: University of Padova
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Numerical abstraction in young domestic chicks (Gallus gallus)
    Rosa Rugani
    Department of General Psychology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e65262. 2013
  2. doi request reprint One, two, three, four, or is there something more? Numerical discrimination in day-old domestic chicks
    Rosa Rugani
    Department of General Psychology, University of Padova, Via Venezia, 8, 35100, Padua, Italy
    Anim Cogn 16:557-64. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Discrimination of small numerosities in young chicks
    Rosa Rugani
    Department of General Psychology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Exp Psychol Anim Behav Process 34:388-99. 2008
  4. pmc Arithmetic in newborn chicks
    Rosa Rugani
    Center for Mind Brain Sciences, University of Trento, Corso Bettini 31, 38068 Rovereto, Italy
    Proc Biol Sci 276:2451-60. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Asymmetrical number-space mapping in the avian brain
    Rosa Rugani
    Department of General Psychology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 95:231-8. 2011
  6. pmc Is it only humans that count from left to right?
    Rosa Rugani
    Centre for Mind Brain Sciences, University of Trento, Corso Bettini 31, 38068 Rovereto, Italy
    Biol Lett 6:290-2. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Object individuation in 3-day-old chicks: use of property and spatiotemporal information
    Laura Fontanari
    Center for Mind Brain Sciences, University of Trento, Italy
    Dev Sci 14:1235-44. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Rudimental numerical competence in 5-day-old domestic chicks (Gallus gallus): identification of ordinal position
    Rosa Rugani
    Department of General Psychology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Exp Psychol Anim Behav Process 33:21-31. 2007
  9. pmc Lateralization of social cognition in the domestic chicken (Gallus gallus)
    Jonathan Niall Daisley
    Department of General Psychology, University of Padova, Via Venezia 8, Padua, Italy
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 364:965-81. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Imprinted numbers: newborn chicks' sensitivity to number vs. continuous extent of objects they have been reared with
    Rosa Rugani
    Center for Mind Brain Sciences, University of Trento, Corso Bettini, 31, 38068 Rovereto Trento, Italy
    Dev Sci 13:790-7. 2010

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc Numerical abstraction in young domestic chicks (Gallus gallus)
    Rosa Rugani
    Department of General Psychology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    PLoS ONE 8:e65262. 2013
    ..The findings emerging from the study support the hypothesis that numbers are salient information promptly processed even by very young animals...
  2. doi request reprint One, two, three, four, or is there something more? Numerical discrimination in day-old domestic chicks
    Rosa Rugani
    Department of General Psychology, University of Padova, Via Venezia, 8, 35100, Padua, Italy
    Anim Cogn 16:557-64. 2013
    ..4, 1 vs. 5, 2 vs. 4) support the hypothesis that there is continuity in the number system which processes both small and large numerousness...
  3. doi request reprint Discrimination of small numerosities in young chicks
    Rosa Rugani
    Department of General Psychology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Exp Psychol Anim Behav Process 34:388-99. 2008
    ..This adds to increasing evidence for discrimination of small numerosities of up to three elements in human infants and nonhuman animals...
  4. pmc Arithmetic in newborn chicks
    Rosa Rugani
    Center for Mind Brain Sciences, University of Trento, Corso Bettini 31, 38068 Rovereto, Italy
    Proc Biol Sci 276:2451-60. 2009
    ..Results suggest impressive proto-arithmetic capacities in the young and relatively inexperienced chicks of this precocial species...
  5. doi request reprint Asymmetrical number-space mapping in the avian brain
    Rosa Rugani
    Department of General Psychology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 95:231-8. 2011
    ....
  6. pmc Is it only humans that count from left to right?
    Rosa Rugani
    Centre for Mind Brain Sciences, University of Trento, Corso Bettini 31, 38068 Rovereto, Italy
    Biol Lett 6:290-2. 2010
    ..The similarity with the well-known phenomenon of the left-to-right spatially oriented number line in humans is considered...
  7. doi request reprint Object individuation in 3-day-old chicks: use of property and spatiotemporal information
    Laura Fontanari
    Center for Mind Brain Sciences, University of Trento, Italy
    Dev Sci 14:1235-44. 2011
    ..Chicks instead succeeded if they had been familiarized with objects that were all different from one another (Experiment 5). These young birds thus proved able to use property and spatiotemporal information for object individuation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Rudimental numerical competence in 5-day-old domestic chicks (Gallus gallus): identification of ordinal position
    Rosa Rugani
    Department of General Psychology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    J Exp Psychol Anim Behav Process 33:21-31. 2007
    ..Overall, young chicks seemed to use ordinality when required to identify a target by its numerical serial position...
  9. pmc Lateralization of social cognition in the domestic chicken (Gallus gallus)
    Jonathan Niall Daisley
    Department of General Psychology, University of Padova, Via Venezia 8, Padua, Italy
    Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci 364:965-81. 2009
    ..Some of these effects were sex specific, with male chicks tending to show an increased effect of lateralization on their behaviours. These data are discussed in terms of overall social cognition in group living...
  10. doi request reprint Imprinted numbers: newborn chicks' sensitivity to number vs. continuous extent of objects they have been reared with
    Rosa Rugani
    Center for Mind Brain Sciences, University of Trento, Corso Bettini, 31, 38068 Rovereto Trento, Italy
    Dev Sci 13:790-7. 2010
    ..Early availability of small numerosity discrimination by chicks strongly suggests that these abilities are in place at birth...
  11. pmc Spontaneous discrimination of possible and impossible objects by newly hatched chicks
    Lucia Regolin
    Department of General Psychology, University of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Biol Lett 7:654-7. 2011
    ..These findings suggest that the vertebrate brain can be biologically predisposed towards approaching a two-dimensional image representing a view of a structurally possible three-dimensional object...
  12. ncbi request reprint Working memory in the chick: parallel and lateralized mechanisms for encoding of object- and position-specific information
    Lucia Regolin
    Department of General Psychology, University of Padua, Via Venezia 8, 35131 Padova, Italy
    Behav Brain Res 157:1-9. 2005
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  13. pmc Summation of large numerousness by newborn chicks
    Rosa Rugani
    Department of General Psychology, University of Padova Padova, Italy
    Front Psychol 2:179. 2011
    ..This study suggests that continuous variables are computed by chicks for sets of objects that are not present at the same time and that are no longer visible at the time of choice...