Science And Human Behavior
Free Press, 1965 - 461 Seiten
The psychology classic—a detailed study of scientific theories of human nature and the possible ways in which human behavior can be predicted and controlled—from one of the most influential behaviorists of the twentieth century and the author of Walden Two.
“This is an important book, exceptionally well written, and logically consistent with the basic premise of the unitary nature of science. Many students of society and culture would take violent issue with most of the things that Skinner has to say, but even those who disagree most will find this a stimulating book.” —Samuel M. Strong, The American Journal of Sociology
“This is a remarkable book—remarkable in that it presents a strong, consistent, and all but exhaustive case for a natural science of human behavior…It ought to be…valuable for those whose preferences lie with, as well as those whose preferences stand against, a behavioristic approach to human activity.” —Harry Prosch, Ethics
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We develop the behavior with which we adjust to the spatial world because
visual stimulation from an object is the occasion upon which certain responses of
walking, reaching, and so on lead to particular tactual consequences. The visual
Here an auditory response appears to have been made to a visual stimulus
which in some way resembled it. Presumably Butler had not heard the one while
looking at the other; and we may suppose, for the sake of the example, that he
As we saw in Chapter VII, the visual and tactual properties of objects in space
lead us to develop an effective repertoire in which we approach and reach for
objects successfully. To take a specific case, the visual stimuli generated by a
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In order to get Walden Two published, B.F. Skinner had to agree to write an introductory text as part of the deal, and the result was Science and Human Behavior. Since he wrote the text, an empirical ... Vollständige Rezension lesen
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