second-order conditioning


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the use of a previously successfully conditioned stimulus as the unconditioned stimulus for further conditioning.
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as due to a putative second-order conditioning process taking place during compound treatment.
2007), the finding that an excitor (group 0A-2AS) can protect the target CS from extinction can be interpreted as indicative of a putative second-order conditioning process.
AX trials) can result in either second-order conditioning (positive mediation between the response potentials of A and X) or Pavlovian conditioned inhibition (negative mediation between the response potentials of A and X) as a function of the number of AX compound trials.
Second-order conditioning during a compound extinction treatment.
Also, function transfer from A to B does not require pairing A with B, since transfer can occur through networks of indirect stimulus pairings (AC and CB for example), as in second-order conditioning and sensory preconditioning (e.
Temporal integration in second-order conditioning and sensory preconditioning.
Spatial contiguity facilitates Pavlovian second-order conditioning.
Associations in second-order conditioning and sensory preconditioning.
Experiment 1 showed the reliability of second-order conditioning (SOC) in causal learning tasks.
Second-order conditioning detects unexpressed morphine-induced salt aversion.
Second-order conditioning of the rabbit's Nictitating membrane response as a function of the CS2-CS1 and CS1-CS2 intervals.
Second-order conditioning is similar to sensory preconditioning but the temporal order of the two training phases is reversed (see Rescorla, 1980, for a review).
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