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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It has a different history and different current properties . We describe the
contingency by saying that a stimulus ( the light ) is the occasion upon which a
response ( stretching the neck ) is followed by reinforcement ( with food ) . We
must specify ...
The ringing of a telephone is an occasion upon which answering will be followed
by hearing a voice . The young child may pick up and speak into the telephone at
any time , but eventually he will do so only when it has been ringing .
Upon any given occasion , the response appears to be relatively free of the
exigencies of the physical world and to deal with a single dimension abstracted
from it . The fact that the process of abstraction appears to generate a world
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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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