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Unformatted text preview: Operant Conditioning Note : Reinforcement or punishment occurs AFTER the behavior has been performed Positive and negative DO NOT refer to whether something is good or bad Discriminative Stimulus- signals the presence of particular contingencies of reinforcement Shaping Demonstration Game of Hot and Cold Shaping : Reinforcement begins with a behavior that the organism AREADY performs Psychology, Discussion February 19, 2008 Reinforcement is made contingent on behavior that increasingly approximate the desired behavior Observational Learning and Modeling Observational learning : Learning by observing and imitating the behavior of others Name to know: Albert Banchura Vicarious Conditioning : Learning the consequences of an action from observing its consequences for someone else...
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This note was uploaded on 04/02/2008 for the course PYSCH 101 taught by Professor Shaun during the Spring '08 term at University of Iowa.
- Spring '08