Unformatted text preview: What is Reinforcement? There are two types of reinforcements which are positive and negative. Positive give something rewarding in the situation. When it comes to negative reinforcement by removing something the person might want or love the most. Having both of these reinforcements it brings out new behaviors or the strengthening of existing behaviors. What is Superstitious behavior? When something that we do is followed by reinforcement, we often repeat the behavior even when it was not actually responsible for producing the reinforcement. Both humans and nonhumans have superstitious behavior...
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- Spring '10
- Operant Conditioning, superstitious behavior