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The behavior of organisms : an experimental analysis / by B.F. Skinner.

Author/creator Skinner, B. F. (Burrhus Frederic), 1904-1990
Format Book and Print
EditionSpecial ed.
Publication InfoBirmingham, Ala. : Classics of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences Library, ©1990.
Descriptionvii, 457 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Subject(s)
Series The classics of psyschiatry & behavioral sciences library
Classics of psychiatry & behavioral sciences library. ^A1178525
Contents A system of behavior -- Scope and method -- Conditioning and extinction -- Periodic reconditioning -- The discrimination of a stimulus -- Some functions of stimuli -- Temporal discrimination of the stimulus -- The differentiation of a response -- Drive -- Drive and conditioning: the interaction of two variables -- Other variables affecting reflex strength -- Behavior and the nervous system -- Conclusion.
General note"This special edition ... has been privately priinted for the members of The Classics of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences Library".
General noteFacsim. of : The behavior of organisms. New York : Appleton-Century-Crofts, c1938. (The Century psychology series).
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 445-449) and index.
Acquisitions source Laupus- James G. Peden Jr., donor

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