Unformatted text preview: the punishment should not be cruel. B.F. Skinner also believed in reinforcement for positive and negative behaviors as with a positive reinforcement with a specific behavior will strengthen that behavior in the future. Skinner also spoke on superstition as an example when your favor it is going to make a goal and you think that tapping your foot on the floor will help them make that goal. This brief write up on B.F. Skinner should give you a basic idea of the contributions this man has provided the psychology world. References Morris, C.G., & Maisto, A.A. (2005). Psychology an introduction (12th ed.). Upper Saddle River, New Jersey: Pearson Education Inc .....
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- Spring '09
- Operant Conditioning, B. F. Skinner, B.F. Skinner, Experimental analysis of behavior