Accession Number:

AD0707773

Title:

THE NATURE OF REINFORCEMENT: PART I.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

PITTSBURGH UNIV PA LEARNING RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1970-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

306.0

Abstract:

Contents Reward in human learning--theoretical issues and strategic choice points Are reinforcement concepts able to provide reinforcement for theorizing in human learning Incentive theory, reinforcement and education Some problems with incentive motivation to learn Human memory and the concept of reinforcement Catching up with common sense or two sides of a generalization--reinforcement and punishment Implications of sensory reinforcement.

Subject Categories:

  • Psychology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE