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Introduction to Psychology: Learning Learning Learning: a relatively permanent change in an organism’s behavior due to experience Three types: Behaviorism Behaviorism: the view that (1) psychology should be an objective science that (2) studies behavior without reference to mental processes Behaviorist: analyzes how organisms learn or modify their behavior based on their response to events in the environment Module 23: Classical Conditioning Associative Learning Associative learning: learning that certain events occur together Examples: o Classical conditioning: o Operant conditioning: o Learning by observation: Classical Conditioning Classical conditioning: a type of learning in which one learns to link two or more stimuli and anticipate events 4 components:
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Classical Conditioning Unconditioned response (UR): the unlearned, naturally occurring response to the unconditioned stimulus (US) Unconditioned stimulus (US): Conditioned response (CR): the learned response to a previously neutral (but now conditioned) stimulus (CS)
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