LEARNING AND BEHAVIOR ACTIVE LEARNING EDITION

LEARNING AND BEHAVIOR  ACTIVE LEARNING EDITION
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Author: CHANCE,Wadsworth
Pages: 329
ISBN: 0357670914
Release: 2020-08
Editor: Unknown

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The Principles of Learning Behavior

The Principles of Learning   Behavior
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Author: Michael Domjan,Barbara Burkhard
Pages: 365
ISBN: STANFORD:36105040160553
Release: 1986
Editor: Thomson Brooks/Cole

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This popular text gives students a comprehensive and readable introduction to contemporary issues in learning and behaviour, while providing balanced coverage of classical and instrumental conditioning.

Learning Behavior

Learning   Behavior
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Author: James E. Mazur
Pages: 392
ISBN: 9781315450261
Release: 2016-11-10
Editor: Routledge

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This book reviews how people and animals learn and how their behaviors are changed as a result of learning. It describes the most important principles, theories, controversies, and experiments that pertain to learning and behavior that are applicable to diverse species and different learning situations. Both classic studies and recent trends and developments are explored, providing a comprehensive survey of the field. Although the behavioral approach is emphasized, many cognitive theories are covered as well, along with a chapter on comparative cognition. Real-world examples and analogies make the concepts and theories more concrete and relevant to students. In addition, most chapters provide examples of how the principles covered have been applied in behavior modification and therapy. Thoroughly updated, each chapter features many new studies and references that reflect recent developments in the field. Learning objectives, bold-faced key terms, practice quizzes, a chapter summary, review questions, and a glossary are included. The volume is intended for undergraduate or graduate courses in psychology of learning, (human) learning, introduction to learning, learning processes, animal behavior, (principles of) learning and behavior, conditioning and learning, learning and motivation, experimental analysis of behavior, behaviorism, and behavior analysis. Highlights of the new edition include: -A new text design with more illustrations, photos, and tables. -In the Media, Spotlight on Research, and Applying the Research boxes that highlight recent applications of learning principles in psychology, education, sports, and the workplace. -Discussions of recent developments in the growing field of neuroscience. - Coverage of various theoretical perspectives to the study of learning—behavioral, cognitive, and physiological. - Expanded coverage of emerging topics such as the behavioral economics of addictions, disordered gambling, and impulsivity. -New examples, references, and research studies to ensure students are introduced to the latest developments in the field. - A website at www.routledge.com/9781138689947 where instructors will find a test bank, Powerpoint slides, and Internet links. Students will find practice questions, definitions of key terms, chapter outlines, and Internet sources for additional information.

Introduction to Learning and Behavior with APA Card

Introduction to Learning and Behavior  with APA Card
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Author: Russell A. Powell,P. Lynne Honey,Diane G. Symbaluk
Pages: 329
ISBN: 0357602102
Release: 2020-01-07
Editor: Cengage Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

INTRODUCTION TO LEARNING AND BEHAVIOR, 5th Edition provides you with a clear introduction to the basic principles of behavior presented in an accessible, engaging manner. Using examples derived from both animals and humans, the text vividly illustrates the relevance of behavioral principles to understanding and improving human behavior. The authors demonstrate the application of behavioral principles to such relevant issues as improving your study behavior, reducing procrastination, raising children, and managing relationships. To help you maximize your learning, the text is packed with innovative study and review tools to further your understanding of key concepts.

Learning and Behavior

Learning and Behavior
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Author: James E. Mazur
Pages: 448
ISBN: 9781317351221
Release: 2015-07-17
Editor: Psychology Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This book reviews how people and animals learn and how their behaviors are later changed as a result of this learning. Nearly all of our behaviors are influenced by prior learning experiences in some way. This book describes some of the most important principles, theories, controversies, and experiments that pertain to learning and behavior that are applicable to many different species and many different learning situations. Many real-world examples and analogies make the concepts and theories more concrete and relevant to the students. In addition, most of the chapters include sections that describe how the theories and principles have been used in the applied field of behavior modification. Each chapter in the seventh edition was updated with new studies and new references that reflect recent developments in the field. The book includes a number of learning aids for students, including a list of learning objectives at the beginning of each chapter, practices quizzes and review questions, and a glossary for all important terms. Learning & Behavior covers topics such as classical and operant conditioning, reinforcement schedules, avoidance and punishment, stimulus control, comparative cognition, observational learning, motor skill learning, and choice. Both the classic studies and the most recent developments and trends in the field are explored. Although the behavioral approach is emphasized, many cognitive theories are covered as well along with a chapter on comparative cognition. Upon completing this book readers will be able to:understand the field of learning and discuss real-world applications of learning principles.

The Principles of Learning and Behavior Active Learning Edition

The Principles of Learning and Behavior  Active Learning Edition
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Author: Michael P. Domjan
Pages: 696
ISBN: 0495601993
Release: 2009-03-17
Editor: Cengage Learning

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This active learning edition includes a new, built-in workbook that provides examples and exercises to help students practice and remember what they read in the text. In addition, students read graphs and make their own interpretations of what the information yields about behavior. Each exercise begins with a short lesson, and then has short assignments that range from 1 minute to 30 minutes worth of work -- some are short answer, some are projects, and some are more involved. The workbook also incorporates students exercises for SNIFFY THE VIRTUAL RAT, VERSION 2.0. Known for its currency and clear writing style, PRINCIPLES OF LEARNING AND BEHAVIOR provides a comprehensive and systematic introduction to elementary forms of learning that have been the focus of research for much of the twentieth century. The book covers habituation, classical conditioning, instrumental conditioning, stimulus control, aversive control, and their applications to the study of cognition and to the alleviation of behavior problems. Biological constraints on learning are integrated throughout the text, as are applications boxes that relate animal research to human learning and behavior. The book closely reflects the field of research it represents in terms of topics covered, theories discussed, and experimental paradigms described. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Learning and Behavior Therapy

Learning and Behavior Therapy
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Author: William T. O'Donohue
Pages: 568
ISBN: UOM:39015040534839
Release: 1998
Editor: Prentice Hall

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Behavior therapy has made significant inroads into a number of clinical problems. Recently, an American Psychological Association task force concluded that behavioral treatments for problems such as skill deficits, panic disorder phobias, obsessive-compulsive disorder, etc., can be "validated." With a move away from contemporary learning research, this book is the right book at the right time. In recent years, behavior therapists have largely not kept up with the developments in learning research and theory. This book attempts to improve the field's future prospects by providing a readable, comprehensive, and accurate description of contemporary learning research. This edited volume covers all of the major dimensions of the field and encourages clinicians to apply contemporary learning research to clinical problems. Topics include: classical conditioning, inhibition, obsessive-compulsive disorders, latent inhibition, punishment, extinction, stimulus equivalence, and much more. Current and future clinicians and behavior therapists.

Learning and Behavior

Learning and Behavior
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Author: James E. Mazur
Pages: 429
ISBN: 0205246443
Release: 2012-06
Editor: Pearson College Division

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ALERT: Before you purchase, check with your instructor or review your course syllabus to ensure that you select the correct ISBN. Several versions of Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products exist for each title, including customized versions for individual schools, and registrations are not transferable. In addition, you may need a CourseID, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products. Packages Access codes for Pearson's MyLab & Mastering products may not be included when purchasing or renting from companies other than Pearson; check with the seller before completing your purchase. Used or rental books If you rent or purchase a used book with an access code, the access code may have been redeemed previously and you may have to purchase a new access code. Access codes Access codes that are purchased from sellers other than Pearson carry a higher risk of being either the wrong ISBN or a previously redeemed code. Check with the seller prior to purchase. -- A thorough survey of the field of learning. Learning & Behavior covers topics such as classical and operant conditioning, reinforcement schedules, avoidance and punishment, stimulus control, comparative cognition, observational learning, motor skill learning, and choice. The book includes thorough coverage of classic studies and the most recent developments and trends, while providing examples of real-world applications of the principles discovered in laboratory research. It also emphasizes the behavioral approach but not exclusively so; many cognitive theories are covered as well, and there is a chapter on comparative cognition. Learning Goals Upon completing this book readers will be able to: Understand the field of learning Discuss real-world applications of learning principles Note: MySearchLab does not come automatically packaged with this text. To purchase MySearchLab, please visit: www.mysearchlab.com or you can purchase a ValuePack of the text + MySearchLab (at no additional cost): ValuePack ISBN-10: 0205864813 / ValuePack ISBN-13: 9780205864812.

Learning and Behavior 2e

Learning and Behavior 2e
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Author: Bouton
Pages: 500
ISBN: 0878933859
Release: 2016-04-11
Editor: Wiley-Blackwell

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Lively and current, Learning and Behavior: A Contemporary Synthesis, Second Edition engages students while illustrating the interconnectedness of topics within the field and the excitement of modern research.

Adaptive Behavior and Learning

Adaptive Behavior and Learning
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Author: J. E. R. Staddon
Pages: 608
ISBN: 9781107082472
Release: 2016-02-29
Editor: Cambridge University Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Summarizes the current state of both theoretical and experimental knowledge about learning in animals.

Psychology of Learning and Behavior

Psychology of Learning and Behavior
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Author: Michael J. Renner,Barry Schwartz,Edward A.. Wasserman,Andrew Delamater,Steven Jay Robbins
Pages: 85
ISBN: 0393977390
Release: 2003-01-24
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This resource compliments the Psychology of Learning and Behavior textbook. The Test-item File is presented in a printed format which is included in the Instructor's Manual.

Introduction to Learning and Behavior

Introduction to Learning and Behavior
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Author: Russell A. Powell,Diane G. Symbaluk,P. Lynne Honey
Pages: 329
ISBN: 111183492X
Release: 2012-03-16
Editor: Wadsworth Publishing Company

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Based on the latest research available, INTRODUCTION TO LEARNING AND BEHAVIOR, 4e equips students with a clear introduction to the basic principles of learning and behavior. Designed to apply learning theory and principles to the presentation of learning, it vividly illustrates how learning principles work in both animals and people. The authors clearly demonstrate how the study of learning helps solve practical problems, such as improving study skills, improving relationships, raising children, and effectively stopping smoking. An all-new chapter focuses on "Comparative Cognition". Helping readers maximize their comprehension and retention of key concepts, the authors include numerous opportunities for review and self-testing.

Reflexes Learning and Behavior

Reflexes  Learning and Behavior
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Author: Sally Goddard
Pages: 182
ISBN: 0976454300
Release: 2005
Editor: Unknown

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Learning and Complex Behavior

Learning and Complex Behavior
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Author: John W. Donahoe,David C. Palmer
Pages: 405
ISBN: UOM:39015032833686
Release: 1994
Editor: Allyn & Bacon

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Written from the perspective of selectionist theory, this text presents a theoretically integrated approach to the study of animal learning and human cognition that co-ordinates behavioural research and research in neuroscience. It covers traditional topics such as acquisition and extinction of behaviour, stimulus control and schedules of reinforcement, and also deals with topics of student interest such as perception, memory, problem solving and verbal behaviour. All of these topics are discussed in terms of principles established by experimental analysis at the behavioural and neural levels, and scientific interpretation based on those principles.

Human Behavior Learning and Transfer

Human Behavior Learning and Transfer
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Author: Yangsheng Xu,Ka Keung C. Lee
Pages: 352
ISBN: 9781000654554
Release: 2005-09-06
Editor: CRC Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Bridging the gap between human-computer engineering and control engineering, Human Behavior Learning and Transfer delineates how to abstract human action and reaction skills into computational models. The authors include methods for modeling a variety of human action and reaction behaviors and explore processes for evaluating, optimizing, and trans

Handbook of Learning and Cognitive Processes Volume 2

Handbook of Learning and Cognitive Processes  Volume 2
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Author: William K. Estes
Pages: 382
ISBN: 9781317672388
Release: 2014-06-20
Editor: Psychology Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Originally published in 1975, Volume 2 of this Handbook looks at areas traditionally associated with learning theory such as conditioning, discrimination and behavior theory. It deals with concepts and theories growing principally out of laboratory studies of conditioning and learning. The intention was to treat mechanisms, processes, and principles of some generality – applicable at least to all vertebrates. It was becoming well understood that detailed interpretations of particular behaviors required the authors to take account of the way general principles operate in the context of species-specific behavioral organizations and developmental histories; but detailed consideration of just how these interpretations were accomplished for different animal forms was another enterprise. Here the authors limit their task to abstracting from the enormous literature facts and ideas which seemed general enough to be of interest and perhaps utility to investigators in other disciplines at the time. Volume 1 presented an overview of the field and introduced the principal theoretical and methodological issues that persistently recurred in the expanded treatments of specific research areas that comprise the later volumes. Volume 3 looks at human learning and motivation, while the last 3 volumes range over the many active lines of research identified with human cognitive processes at the time.

Learning and Behavior Problems in Asperger Syndrome

Learning and Behavior Problems in Asperger Syndrome
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Author: Margot Prior
Pages: 326
ISBN: 9781593850777
Release: 2004-08-05
Editor: Guilford Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This volume provides research-based, practical information on managing the challenges that Asperger syndrome (AS) presents in everyday life and in the classroom. Current knowledge is reviewed on the core learning, behavioral, emotional, social, and communication difficulties associated with this complex disorder. Hurdles facing children with AS and their parents and teachers are clearly identified, and effective assessment and intervention approaches described. Special features include firsthand accounts from an adult with AS and a teacher with extensive experience in the area, as well as numerous illustrative vignettes and classroom examples. While written primarily for professionals, the volume will also be of interest to many parents.

Behavior Analysis and Learning

Behavior Analysis and Learning
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Author: W. David Pierce,Carl D. Cheney
Pages: 608
ISBN: 9781135071493
Release: 2013-08-21
Editor: Psychology Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Behavior Analysis and Learning, Fifth Edition is an essential textbook covering the basic principles in the field of behavior analysis and learned behaviors, as pioneered by B. F. Skinner. The textbook provides an advanced introduction to operant conditioning from a very consistent Skinnerian perspective. It covers a range of principles from basic respondent and operant conditioning through applied behavior analysis into cultural design. Elaborating on Darwinian components and biological connections with behavior, the book treats the topic from a consistent worldview of selectionism. The functional relations between the organism and the environment are described, and their application in accounting for old behavior and generating new behavior is illustrated. Expanding on concepts of past editions, the fifth edition provides updated coverage of recent literature and the latest findings. There is increased inclusion of biological and neuroscience material, as well as more data correlating behavior with neurological and genetic factors. The chapter on verbal behavior is expanded to include new research on stimulus equivalence and naming; there is also a more detailed and updated analysis of learning by imitation and its possible links to mirror neurons. In the chapter on applied behavior analysis (ABA), new emphasis is given to contingency management of addiction, applications to education, ABA and autism, and prevention and treatment of health-related problems. The material presented in this book provides the reader with the best available foundation in behavior science and is a valuable resource for advanced undergraduate and graduate students in psychology or other behavior-based disciplines. In addition, a website of supplemental resources for instructors and students makes this new edition even more accessible and student-friendly (www.psypress.com/u/pierce).

Pyramid of Behavior Interventions

Pyramid of Behavior Interventions
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Author: Tom Hierck,Charlie Coleman
Pages: 72
ISBN: 9781936765089
Release: 2011-09-15
Editor: Solution Tree Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Students thrive when educators commit to proactively meeting their behavioral as well as academic needs. This book will help teachers and school leaders transform the research on behavior, response to intervention, and professional learning communities into practical strategies they can use to create a school culture and classroom climates in which learning is primed to occur.

Learning Theory and Behaviour Modification

Learning Theory and Behaviour Modification
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Author: Stephen Walker
Pages: 192
ISBN: 9781351797597
Release: 2017-09-13
Editor: Routledge

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The ability to learn is of crucial importance in human life, but understanding this ability has proved to be difficult. There have been many attempts to formulate scientific theories based on both animal experiments and human experience; and these have been applied to education and the treatment of psychological disturbance, with a certain amount of success. Originally published in 1984, this incisive guide to the research and its outcomes provides the background to one of the most debated topics in psychology today. Learning Theory and Behaviour Modification introduces the work of major figures, such as Pavlov and Skinner, which has strongly influenced theories in educational and clinical psychology, and formed the basis of the techniques known as ‘behaviour modification’. As well as giving examples of these techniques the author relates new ideas about the scope and limits of behaviour modification to recent changes in the views of learning theorists. How much can experiments on animals tell us about human psychology?