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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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The pattern behind self-deception
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(2010),
Source: www.ted.com
Michael Shermer says the human tendency to believe strange things -- from alien abductions to dowsing rods -- boils down to two of the brain's most basic, hard-wired survival skills. He explains what they are, and how they get us into trouble.
(2010),
Source: www.ted.com
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Rate of Response During Operant Discrimination
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with Moncrieff H. Smith, fl. 1954 and William J. Hoy, fl. 1954, in Journal of Experimental Psychology, Vol. 48 no. 4, October 1954, pp. 259-264 (District of Columbia: American Psychological Association and Journal of Experimental Psychology, 1954, originally published 1954), 6 page(s)
with Moncrieff H. Smith, fl. 1954 and William J. Hoy, fl. 1954, in Journal of Experimental Psychology, Vol. 48 no. 4, October 1954, pp. 259-264 (District of Columbia: American Psychological Association and Journal of Experimental Psychology, 1954, originally published 1954), 6 page(s)
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(2012),
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The Stability of Operant Level and Its Relation to Deprivation
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with Evalyn F. Segal (District of Columbia: American Psychological Association and Journal of Comparative and Physiological Psychology, 1959, originally published 1959), 4 page(s)
with Evalyn F. Segal (District of Columbia: American Psychological Association and Journal of Comparative and Physiological Psychology, 1959, originally published 1959), 4 page(s)
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'Superstition' in the Pigeon
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with B. F. Skinner, 1904-1990, in Journal of Experimental Psychology, Vol. 38 no. 2, April 1948, pp. 168-172 (District of Columbia: American Psychological Association and Journal of Experimental Psychology, originally published 1947), 5 page(s)
with B. F. Skinner, 1904-1990, in Journal of Experimental Psychology, Vol. 38 no. 2, April 1948, pp. 168-172 (District of Columbia: American Psychological Association and Journal of Experimental Psychology, originally published 1947), 5 page(s)
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The Use of the Free Operant In the Analysis of Behavior
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with Charles B. Ferster, 1922-1981, in Psychological Bulletin, Vol. 50 no. 4, July 1953, pp. 263-274 (District of Columbia: American Psychological Association and Psychological Bulletin, 1953, originally published 1953), 12 page(s)
with Charles B. Ferster, 1922-1981, in Psychological Bulletin, Vol. 50 no. 4, July 1953, pp. 263-274 (District of Columbia: American Psychological Association and Psychological Bulletin, 1953, originally published 1953), 12 page(s)
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Work Decrement and Reminiscence in Pigeon Operant Responding
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with Seymour Axelrod and C. Alan Boneau, fl. 1958, in Journal of Experimental Psychology, Vol. 64 no. 4, 1962, pp. 352-354 (District of Columbia: American Psychological Association and Journal of Experimental Psychology, 1962, originally published 1962), 3 page(s)
with Seymour Axelrod and C. Alan Boneau, fl. 1958, in Journal of Experimental Psychology, Vol. 64 no. 4, 1962, pp. 352-354 (District of Columbia: American Psychological Association and Journal of Experimental Psychology, 1962, originally published 1962), 3 page(s)
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