Grindele, Brian C. PT M5A2

Grindele, Brian C. PT M5A2 - PSY361 Personality Theory Week...

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PSY361 Personality Theory Week 5_Assignment 3 Observing Behaviorism Describe three instances where you observed behaviorism in action. These instances can relate to your school, your workplace, the world of commerce, or your home. My first example is my favorite. Tell my children that they should pretend like I am standing behind them at all times, this way they can avoid getting into trouble by not doing things they should not do. The second example is at work I am constantly walking around, so the employees never know where I may pop up. This keeps them from straying from their duties among other things. The third would be my doctor. I have the type of doctor who does not mince words. He tells me how it is and the consequences of continued behavior where my health is concerned. Describe how behavioral principles are at work in each of your examples. 1 st example - Let me say that first of all my children fascinate me. I spend ample time watching them do things from playing to doing homework. The number one thing that
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This note was uploaded on 06/19/2011 for the course PSYCH 361 taught by Professor Bob during the Spring '11 term at Argosy University.

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Grindele, Brian C. PT M5A2 - PSY361 Personality Theory Week...

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