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Something necessary for psychological/physical survival that is used as a reward
Learning to tell the difference between one event or object and another; the reverse of generalization
Something that follows a response and strengthens the tendency to repeat that response
The process of gradually refining a response by successively reinforcing closer approximations of it
Reinforcement occurs after a desired behavior occurs, but a different number of the desired acts is required each time
A response spread from one specific to other stimuli that resembles the original
Anything that comes to represent a primary re-enforcer, such as money bringing food
Ivan Pavlov's method of conditioning in which associations are made between a natural stimulus and a learned, neutral stimulus
Strengthening the tendency to repeat a response by following it with the addition of something pleasant
A previously neutral stimulus that has been associated with a natural (or unconditioned) stimulus
A reinforcement is received after a fixed amount of time has passed if the desired act occurs
Psychologist associated with Classical Conditioning who did an experiment called "Little Albert"
Psychologist associated with Operant Conditioning who developed a "___ box" for rats and pigeons
Partial Reinforcement Schedules
Various ways to reinforce where reinforcement is not given each time
Psychologist associated with Social Learning who felt others missed the individual and that rationalization can occur; THEORY OF MODELING
Psychologist associated with the Cognitive Approach whose theory proved the idea of STRATEGIES
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