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negative punishment

In the context of operant conditioning, punishment in which a stimulus (e.g., food) is removed when an undesired response occurs.
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Response cost is a negative punishment procedure that is commonly used to reduce challenging behavior.
Approach Two is the negative punishment. If he jumps in your lap put him gently on the floor and praise him or give him a treat.
209-10), which is a procedure of negative punishment, providing visual cues to the child that his or her behavior is not appropriate.
Perhaps surprisingly, positive punishment strategies were generally viewed as more acceptable and also more effective than negative punishment strategies.
In addition, the perception of negative punishment consequences also covariates negatively with disciplinary beliefs, as was also anticipated.
This module included one frame containing navigation directions and four frames offering variations of textual and graphical depictions of the following learning concepts: positive reinforcement, negative reinforcement, positive punishment, and negative punishment. Figures 2-5 display the module's two definition-based and two matrix-based instructional frames with '?' zones within each frame designating click-sensitive hot spots.
"Negative punishment" is applied, for instance, when a teenager who receives a poor report card is grounded for three weeks.
Harsh, negative punishment might work in the short term, but the end result will eventually be employee dissatisfaction, low productivity, and high turnover.
Generally I am vehemently opposed to the use of positive punishment (dog's behavior makes a bad thing happen), but when appropriate, I am not opposed to negative punishment (dog's behavior makes a good thing go away).
This is a form of negative punishment, like grounding your teenager for bad behavior, in contrast to positive punishment like a slap on the dog's rump.
Negative punishment involves the removal of a desired stimulus following an undesirable behavior that results in the reduction of the probability of the recurrence of that behavior (Chance, 2003; Church, 1963; Klein, 2002; Lieberman, 2000; Mazur, 1998).
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