molar behavior

mo·lar be·hav·ior

in psychology, behavior described in large response units rather than smaller ones. Compare: molecular behavior.
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I attribute many of these reasons to how the experimental analysis of behavior has become narrowly focused on "molar behavior." Molar behavior is usually a numerical average of behaviors that occur within a stream of continuous moment-to-moment patterns.
It encourages seeing moment-to-moment behavior as more nearly random than molar behavior (Herrnstein, 1979; Neuringer, 2014; Rachlin & Laibson, 1997).
Introductional to molar behavior analysis Mexican Journal of Behavior Analysis, 21, 7-25.
Hierarchically lower-level homunculi are then posited to explain the previously posited molar behavior of the original homunculi.