Accession Number : AD0707774

Title :   THE NATURE OF REINFORCEMENT: PART II.

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 : 248

Abstract : Contents: Elicitation, reinforcement, and stimulus control; Some observations on descriptive analysis; Vicarious and self-reinforcement processes; The ubiquitous role of extrinsic reinforcement in 'self-' and 'vicarious-reinforcement' phenomena and in 'observational learning' and imitation; Reinforcement--applied research; Applying applied reinforcement; Reinforcement--is it a basic principle, and will it serve in the analysis of verbal behavior; Some relations of reinforcement theory to education; Some comments on the language of the psychology of reinforcement as used in the conference papers.

Descriptors :   (*LEARNING, *SYMPOSIA), CONTROL, APPLIED PSYCHOLOGY, VERBAL BEHAVIOR, THEORY, EDUCATION, LANGUAGE

Subject Categories : Psychology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE