Psyc 213 Chapters 6-8 ppt notes
Law of Effect
E. L. Thorndike (1874-1949)
Law of effect- As stated by Thorndike, the proposition that behaviors that lead to a satisfying state of
affairs are strengthened or stamped in, while behaviors that lead to an un
PSYC 213 Conditioning & Learning Outline for material on Exam 2
Know the components of the Pavlovian conditioning model (US,UR,CS,CR). Be
able to define each component and explain what it is and why it is important. (b)
Be able to provide an example of
Origins of Behavioral Psychology
A Brief Review
What is Learning / Behavior?
What is it?
How do we measure it?
Behavioral Psychology is interested in how the environment shapes behavior.
The extent to which behavior changes in r