Welcome to the Companion Website

This site is intended to enhance your use of Learning by Jerome Frieman and Steve Reilly. Please note that all the materials on this site are especially geared toward maximizing your understanding of the material. 

Learning: A Behavioral, Cognitive, and Evolutionary Synthesis provides an integrated account of the psychological processes involved in learning and conditioning and their influence on human behavior. With a skillful blend of behavioral, cognitive, and evolutionary themes, the text explores various types of learning as adaptive specialization that evolved through natural selection. Robust pedagogy and relevant examples bring concepts to life in this unique and accessible approach to the field.


We gratefully acknowledge Jerome Frieman and Steve Reilly for writing an excellent text and for their work in creating the instructor materials on this site. Special thanks are also due to Gwen Lupfer of the University of Alaska Anchorage for her work in creating the materials, to Jennifer Houston for ancillary editing and to Darryl Mayeaux of St. Bonaventure University and Nina Tarner of Gettysburg College for creating the student resources.