Applied Behavior Analysis for Teachers / Edition 8

Applied Behavior Analysis for Teachers / Edition 8

by Paul A. Alberto, Anne C. Troutman
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0131592890

ISBN-13: 9780131592896

Pub. Date: 05/01/2008

Publisher: Pearson

The sequence of chapters follows that of an actual behavior analysis; actual data recording sheets, charts, and tables are provided. Covers identifying target behavior, collecting data, experimental design, arranging antecedents and consequences, and generalizing behavior change. Users love the book's sense of humor and appreciate the talent the authors have for

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The sequence of chapters follows that of an actual behavior analysis; actual data recording sheets, charts, and tables are provided. Covers identifying target behavior, collecting data, experimental design, arranging antecedents and consequences, and generalizing behavior change. Users love the book's sense of humor and appreciate the talent the authors have for describing complicated information in a clear and appealing manner. Parents and teachers interested in behavior management concepts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780131592896
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
05/01/2008
Series:
Pearson Custom Education Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
504
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

1. Roots of Applied Behavior Analysis.
2. Preparing Behavioral Objectives.
3. Procedures for Collecting Data.
4. Graphing Data.
5. Single-Subject Designs.
6. Developing a Hypothesis for Behavior Change: Functional Assessment and Functional Analysis.
7. Arranging Consequences that Increase Behavior.
8. Arranging Consequences that Decrease Behavior.
9. Differential Reinforcement: Stimulus Control and Shaping.
10. Providing Generalization of Behavior Change.
11. Teaching Students to Manage their Own Behavior.
12. Responsible Use.

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