Unformatted text preview: involved in the behavior. Hedonism: The philosophy proposed by Hobbes according to which the actions of the organisms are determined entirely by the pursuit of pleasure and the avoidance of pain. Learning: An enduring change in the mechanisms of Behavior involving specific stumuli and/or responses that results from prior experience with similar stimuli and responses. Maturation: A change in the behavior caused by physical or physiological development of the organism in the absence of experience with partivular environmental events. Nativism: A philosophy according to whc...
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- Fall '09
- reflex mechanisms. Empiricism