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Learning The process by which experiences change our nervous system and hence our behavior Stimulus-response learning Learning to automatically make a particular response in the presence of a particular stimulus Classical conditioning Operant/instrumental conditioning 0
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0 Classical conditioning Unconditioned stimulus Always elicits a reflex action Unconditioned response Naturally occurring response to US Conditioned stimulus Becomes conditioned after being paired with the US Will eventually elicit the UR by itself Conditioned response Learned, reflexive response to a CS
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0 Hebb Rule Donald Hebb The cellular basis of learning involves strengthening of a synapse that is repeatedly active when the postsynaptic neuron fires Changes in structure or chemistry
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0 Operant conditioning Behavior in a particular situation that increases or decreases the probability of the behavior Reinforcement Punishment
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Skinner Box
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This note was uploaded on 05/25/2011 for the course PSYCHOLOGY 430 taught by Professor Valdez during the Fall '10 term at Grand Valley State University.

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