Science and Human Behavior
Macmillan, 1953 - 461 Seiten
A detailed study of scientific theories of human nature and the possible ways in which human behavior can be predicted and controlled
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If we tell a friend that he is going to buy a particular kind of car , he may react to
our prediction by buying a different kind . ... In the presidential election of 1948 it
was confidently predicted that a majority of the voters would vote for a candidate
PREDICTION IN TERMS OF TRAITS A test is simply a convenient opportunity to
observe behavior - to survey or sample our dependent variable . The score may
be used to predict some aspect of the larger universe of behavior from which the
A sentence beginning “ You ought ” is often a prediction of reinforcing
consequences . “ You ought to take an umbrella ” may be taken to mean , “ You
will be reinforced for taking an umbrella . ” A more explicit translation would
contain at least ...
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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
CAN SCIENCE HELP?
u A SCIENCE OF BEHAVIOR
WHY ORGANISMS BEHAVE
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