Origin of ethology
Examples from the Web for ethology
It must itself depend on laws of mind and character (psychology and ethology).The Idea of Progress|J. B. Bury
Etholog′ic, -al, relating to ethology: treating of morality.
I remark by anticipation that this expression implies a reference to Mill's Ethology, of which I shall have to speak.The English Utilitarians, Volume I.|Leslie Stephen
As in Ethology and other deductive sciences, so in Statistics and History there are empirical laws.Analysis of Mr. Mill's System of Logic|William Stebbing
Word Origin for ethology
late 17c., "mimicry," from Latin ethologia, from Greek ethologia, from ethos "character" (see ethos). As a branch of zoology, from 1897.