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be·hav·ior·ist

(bē-hāv'yōr-ist),
An adherent of behaviorism.

behaviorist

an advocate of the school of behaviorism.

be·hav·ior·ist

(bē-hāv'yŏr-ist)
A person who supports or practices behaviorism.
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Behaviorists claim that "a rule that exerts control over behavior is always an indirect-acting contingency" (Malott, Whaley, & Malott, 1997, p.
Indeed, for the Skinnerian behaviorist, everything the body does is
The first paper explains the complex and dynamic process of changing from a behaviorist learning theory to a constructivist learning theory for mathematics instruction in a K4 school.
Watson's position was a foretaste of what was to come in the Behaviorist movement.
When the 25 million American homes come to realize that the child has a right to a separate room and adequate psychological care there will not be nearly so many children born," the behaviorist added smugly.
Most trainers condition animals by using positive reinforcement, rewarding an animal for doing something correctly, says animal behaviorist Bailey.
Harrison Forbes has been a dog trainer and behaviorist for over 20 years, and has trained and imported over 600 police dogs for departments all over the country.
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I finally decided I needed some help, and it started with seeing a nutritionist and behaviorist.
It's quite an interesting finding because they test hypotheses about not just what males do but what they can do under certain circumstances," says insect behaviorist Samuel Beshers of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Without arguing that behaviorist explanations are better than those of cognitivism, Foxall (psychology, Cardiff U.
Ian Dunbar's background is as both a vet and an animal behaviorist and writer: the blend of disciplines lends well to Before And After Getting Your Puppy: a guide to positive puppy raising.