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Unformatted text preview: learning Attention : the individual notices something in the environment Retention : the individual remembers what was noticed Reproduction : the individual produces an action that is a copy of what was noticed Motivation : the environment delivers a consequence that changes the probability the behavior will be emitted again (reinforcement and punishment) 8 Brain Mechanisms and Learning Long-term potentiation – Biological process involving physical changes that strengthen the synapses in groups of nerve cells believed to be the neural basis of learning...
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