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B.F. Skinner: A Fresh Appraisal
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directed by John Davidson; produced by Frances Davidson, fl. 2008 (San Luis Obispo, CA: Davidson Films, 1999), 41 mins
Other than Freud, no psychologist has been so discussed, critiqued and, at times, maligned as B.F. Skinner. Using both archival and recent film, this video takes a new look at who the man was, and what he really said in his twenty books. Like other thinkers who broke new ground, Skinner had to invent his own vocab...
directed by John Davidson; produced by Frances Davidson, fl. 2008 (San Luis Obispo, CA: Davidson Films, 1999), 41 mins
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Morality: Judgments & Action
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directed by John Davidson; produced by Frances Davidson, fl. 2008 (San Luis Obispo, CA: Davidson Films, 2002), 32 mins
Combining archival materials, a replication of a recent study with young children and frank interviews with contemporary college students, this production summarizes much of the current research about moral development. It leads students to experience the methodology involved in psychological research and to consi...
directed by John Davidson; produced by Frances Davidson, fl. 2008 (San Luis Obispo, CA: Davidson Films, 2002), 32 mins
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Bandura's Social Cognitive Theory: An Introduction
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directed by John Davidson; with Albert Bandura, 1925-; produced by Frances Davidson, fl. 2008 (San Luis Obispo, CA: Davidson Films, 2003), 37 mins
Treading new ground in the field of social psychology, Albert Bandura’s work has become basic to an understanding of how social forces influence individuals, small groups and large groups. From his early BoBo doll experiments through his work with phobias, to his recent work on self-efficacy, Bandura has given u...
directed by John Davidson; with Albert Bandura, 1925-; produced by Frances Davidson, fl. 2008 (San Luis Obispo, CA: Davidson Films, 2003), 37 mins
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His Own Best Subject: A Visit to B.F. Skinner's Basement
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produced by Frances Davidson, fl. 2008 (San Luis Obispo, CA: Davidson Films, 2000), 15 mins
B.F. Skinner applied his unique behavioral principles to his own life. In this film, his daughter, Julie Vargas, gives us a tour of the basement study in which he wrote many of his books and articles. Skinner developed wonderfully ingenious gadgets designed to enhance his workspace, and he created clever ways of o...
produced by Frances Davidson, fl. 2008 (San Luis Obispo, CA: Davidson Films, 2000), 15 mins
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Attachment Theory and Ainsworth's 'Strange Situation' Experiment
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produced by Frances Davidson, fl. 2008; in Mary Ainsworth: Attachment and the Growth of Love (San Luis Obispo, CA: Davidson Films, 2005), 9 mins
To study attachment theory, Ainsworth developed a standardized laboratory procedure that has become an important tool in the study of very young children . It is called the 'strange situation' because in fact it is just that for the baby or young child. The strange situation experiment triggers attachment behavior...
produced by Frances Davidson, fl. 2008; in Mary Ainsworth: Attachment and the Growth of Love (San Luis Obispo, CA: Davidson Films, 2005), 9 mins
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