Accession Number : AD0707773

Title :   THE NATURE OF REINFORCEMENT: PART I.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : PITTSBURGH UNIV PA LEARNING RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Glaser,Robert

Report Date : JUN 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 306

Abstract : Contents: Reward in human learning--theoretical issues and strategic choice points; Are reinforcement concepts able to provide reinforcement for theorizing in human learning; Incentive theory, reinforcement and education; Some problems with incentive motivation to learn; Human memory and the concept of reinforcement; Catching up with common sense or two sides of a generalization--reinforcement and punishment; Implications of sensory reinforcement.

Descriptors :   (*LEARNING, *SYMPOSIA), THEORY, EDUCATION, MOTIVATION, MEMORY(PSYCHOLOGY), PERCEPTION

Subject Categories : Psychology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE