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Skin·ner

(skin'ĕr),
Burrhus F., U.S. psychologist, 1904-1990. See: skinnerian conditioning, Skinner box.
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Feita essa ressalva, no livro About Behaviorism, Skinner (1974/1976) se opos a formulacao cognitivista do comportamento governado por regra, ao afirmar que as regras nao estao nas contingencias de reforcamento, mas sao descricoes delas.
Mr Skinner, nicknamed the Beast of Bolsover, left the chamber to cries of "bye, bye", with one MP heard remarking: "He's used to this."
Skinner, of Brighton Grove in Whitley Bay, was convicted of four counts of indecent assault against the same boy while he worked in the south of England.
Skinner, of Brighton Grove, Whitley Bay, pleaded guilty to two counts of indecent assault on a boy aged under 14 and two counts of indecent assault on a boy aged under 16 at Highbury Magistrates' Court.
This is Dennis Skinner. Yes, Dennis Skinner on his old stamping ground" "Hello in The Bungalows in Stonebroom.
Skinner has put together a fun, well-thought-out compendium copiously illustrated in color that includes a look at such things as submachine guns.
Brett Skinner set out to change this perception by providing patients with a comfortable, welcoming environment.
A district court judge ruled against death row inmate Hank Skinner this week, saying it was "reasonably probable" Skinner would have still been convicted of a triple murder even if recently conducted DNA evidence had been available at his 1995 trial.
Wirral magistrates court heard Shaun Skinner tried to save six-month old Staffordshire Bull Terrier Ty by giving him mouth-to-mouth afterwards but the dog died.
Robert Skinner. Skinner is a native of Olive Branch and graduated from Mississippi College and Kansas City University of Medicine.
For example, the lightly edited conversational segment that follows is excerpted from "Competitive Selling," a new book co-authored by Stacia Skinner. She is president of Creative Training Solutions Ltd., which recently moved to Easton, Md.