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Unformatted text preview: 1 PSYC 100: Introductory Psychology Chapter 5, Part 1 (pp. 157-168) Thursday, February 21, 2008 L E A R N I N G L E A R N I N G Part 1 Part 1 Lecture Outline Lecture Outline Learning Classical (Pavlovian) Conditioning Preparedness to Learn Neural Basis of Classical Conditioning Zimbardos Discovering Psychology video on Classical Conditioning Learning Learning Learning : an enduring change in the way an organism learning is about prediction predicting the future from past experience and using these predictions to Assumptions of Learning Theories Assumptions of Learning Theories Three assumptions of learning theories: 1. Experience shapes behavior responses are 2. Learning is adaptive the environment selects behaviors that are 3. Experiments can uncover the laws of learning these laws will apply to 2 Classical (Pavlovian) Conditioning Classical (Pavlovian) Conditioning The Russian physiologist Pavlov noted that reflexive salivation in dogs could be elicited by Reflex : response that is...
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This note was uploaded on 04/28/2008 for the course PSYCH 100 taught by Professor Alvarez during the Spring '08 term at Tulane.
- Spring '08
- Classical Conditioning