Lec 10 Learning Part 1 - Learning C h a p te r 6 What is...

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Learning Chapter 6 What is it? Adaptation to the environment Experience modifies pre-existing behavior and understanding What is it? Non-associative learning Sensitization - novel stimuli attract attention Habituation - adapting attention to unchanged stimuli Associative learning Classical conditioning Operant conditioning John Watson Give me a dozen healthy infants, well- formed, and my own specified world to bring them up in, and I'll guarantee to take any one at random and train him to become any type of specialist I might select–a doctor, lawyer, artist, merchant- chief, and, yes, even into a beggar-man and thief, regardless of his talents, penchants, tendencies, abilities, vocations and race of his ancestors. [Watson, 1924, p. 10]
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Pavlov • Russian Physiologist • Nobel prize 1904 •Digestive process in dogs • Classical Conditioning Unlearned responses Training Learned response Classical Conditioning Unlearned responses Training Learned response UCS UCR
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This note was uploaded on 03/10/2011 for the course PSYCH 100 taught by Professor Suarez during the Spring '09 term at University of Illinois, Urbana Champaign.

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Lec 10 Learning Part 1 - Learning C h a p te r 6 What is...

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