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TRENTPSYC 2600HRyan CecchettoSpring

PSYC 2600H Chapter 1 and 2: Chapter 1 and 2

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January 8th - readings: chapters 1 & 2. Behaviour is any activity of an organism that can be observed or somehow measured. Learning is a relatively per
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TRENTPSYC 2600HJeff AdamsWinter

PSYC 2600H Chapter Notes - Chapter 6: Contrived, Motivation, Operant Conditioning

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Thordike- 1st study of operant conditioning- law of effects: beh. leading to a satisfying state are strengthened, & annoying state are weakened, cat in
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TRENTPSYC 2600HRyan CecchettoSpring

PSYC 2600H Chapter Notes - Chapter 6: Operant Conditioning Chamber, Operant Conditioning, Reinforcement

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Behaviours that are influenced by their consequences are called operant behaviours and the effects of those consequences upon behaviour are called oper
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TRENTPSYC 2600HJeff AdamsWinter

PSYC 2600H Chapter Notes - Chapter 2: Naturalistic Observation, Dancemania Speed

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Variable (characteristic of a person, place, thing that can change over time or from situations) Independent variable (the variable which is manipulate
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TRENTPSYC 2600HJeff AdamsWinter

PSYC 2600H Chapter Notes - Chapter 3: Dishabituation, Startle Response, Fixed Action Pattern

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Elicited behavior (beh. that"s automatically drawn out by a certain stimuli) Reflex (simple elicited beh. ) (simple automatic response to stimuli) Star
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TRENTPSYC 2600HJeff AdamsWinter

PSYC 2600H Chapter Notes - Chapter 12: Displacement Activity, Fixed Action Pattern, Conditioned Taste Aversion

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Taste aversion conditioning (food item is paired with an illness & becomes a conditioned aversive stimulus: ns: us -> ur. Cs -> cr: has many major diff
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TRENTPSYC 2600HJeff AdamsWinter

PSYC 2600H Chapter 8: Extinction and Stimulus Control (N)

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Extinction (nonreinforcement of a previously reinforced response, resulting in a decrease in strength of that response) (beh. no longer occurs, baselin
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TRENTPSYC 2600HJeff AdamsWinter

PSYC 2600H Chapter 7: Schedules and theories of reinforcement

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Schedule of reinforcement (a schedule indicates what has to be done for the reinforcer to be delivered) Continuous reinforcement schedule (crf) (schedu
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TRENTPSYC 2600HJeff AdamsWinter

PSYC 2600H Chapter Notes - Chapter 1: Applied Behavior Analysis, Radical Behaviorism, Social Learning Theory

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Behavior (any activity of an organism that can be observed or measured) Learning (a fairly permanent change in beh. that results from experience) Opera
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PSYC 2600H Chapter Notes - Chapter 5: Systematic Desensitization, Cerebral Cortex, Observational Learning

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S-r model (the ns becomes directly associated with the ucr and thus comes to elicit the same response as the ucr) S-s model (the ns becomes directly as
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PSYC 2600H Chapter Notes - Chapter 9: Classical Conditioning, Operant Conditioning

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Escape beh. (performance of beh. terminates the aversive stimulus) Avoidance beh. (performance of the beh. prevents the aversive stimulus from occurrin
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TRENTPSYC 2600HRyan CecchettoSpring

PSYC 2600H Chapter Notes - Chapter 7: Reinforcement

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Readings for february 26th chapter 7: schedules and theories of reinforcement. On fixed ratio schedule reinforcement is contingent upon a fixed, predic
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