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Unformatted text preview: Psych 1 - Learning 10/04/2007 03:45:00 Conditioning and Learning Foundations of Conditioning Aristotle (350 B.C.E.) Laws of Association Frequency Intensity Contiguity British Empiricism Ren Descartes (1650) body as machine John Locke (1690) tabula rasa doctrine David Hume (1750) S-S building blocks Robert Whytt (1750) physiology of reflexes Ivan Pavlov (1849-1936) Lectures on the function of the principal digestive glands (1897) Lectures on Conditioned Reflexes (1926) Pavlovs Reflex Formulation Wired-In Reflexes e.g., salivation, gag, orienting, limb withdrawal occur unconditionally unconditional reflexes (US UR) Psychic Reflexes Appear after specific experiences occur conditionally conditional reflexes (CS...
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