"Exploratory Behavior" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The tendency to explore or investigate a novel environment. It is considered a motivation not clearly distinguishable from curiosity.
- Exploratory Behavior
- Behavior, Exploratory
- Behaviors, Exploratory
- Exploratory Behaviors
- Novelty-Seeking Behavior
- Behavior, Novelty-Seeking
- Behaviors, Novelty-Seeking
- Novelty Seeking Behavior
- Novelty-Seeking Behaviors
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Exploratory Behavior".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Exploratory Behavior".
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Exploratory Behavior" by people in Profiles.
Industry sponsored anti-smoking ads and adolescent reactance: test of a boomerang effect. Tob Control. 2006 Feb; 15(1):13-8.