Learning and Behavior: Biological, Psychological, and Sociocultural Perspectives / Edition 3

Learning and Behavior: Biological, Psychological, and Sociocultural Perspectives / Edition 3

by Lewis M. Barker
     
 

ISBN-10: 013032342X

ISBN-13: 9780130323422

Pub. Date: 12/22/2000

Publisher: Pearson Education

This comprehensive, reader-friendly book uses biological, psychological/behavioral, and sociocultural perspectives to provide an integrative and multidisciplinary look at how and why humans and non-human animals learn and behave as they do. This text focuses on learning and behavior, spanning from issues to biological bases to applications. Appropriate for readers

Overview

This comprehensive, reader-friendly book uses biological, psychological/behavioral, and sociocultural perspectives to provide an integrative and multidisciplinary look at how and why humans and non-human animals learn and behave as they do. This text focuses on learning and behavior, spanning from issues to biological bases to applications. Appropriate for readers with an interest in Learning and Behavior.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780130323422
Publisher:
Pearson Education
Publication date:
12/22/2000
Edition description:
3RD
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
7.01(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.49(d)

Table of Contents

Preface to the Second Edition xix
Preface to the Third Edition xxi
Issues in Learning and Behavior
1(30)
Biological Bases of Learning and Behavior
31(33)
From Reflexes to Simple Conditioning
64(38)
Contemporary Conditioning Methods and Applications
102(43)
Complexities of Conditioning
145(47)
Instrumental Learning and Operant Conditioning
192(40)
Reinforcement and Behavior Control
232(43)
Punishment and The Aversive Control of Behavior
275(29)
Choice Behavior
304(29)
Applications of Learning and Behavior Theory
333(32)
Conceptual Learning and Thinking
365(34)
Communication, Human Language, and Culture
399

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