This volume, originating from the First International Institute on Verbal Relations, is current, innovative, and broad in scope. It brings together some of the leading behavioral theorists and researchers. Each of twelve challenging chapters is followed by discussion and commentary. Dialogues is the first of a series of book-length treatments of verbal behavior from a contemporary behavioral point of view. Dialogues on Verbal Behavior contains behavioral approaches to such topics as rules, connectionism, stimulus equivalence, referential relations, methodological advances in the study of verbal interactions, memory, artificial intelligence, and the analysis of cognition.