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Principles of Behavior
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Taylor & Francis
Publication date June 22, 2007
Pages 481
Binding Paperback
Edition 6
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780132433631
ISBN-10 013243363X
Dimensions 1 by 8.50 by 11 in.
Weight 2 lbs.
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $174.00
§As reported by publisher
Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description: This book offers a solid introduction to the principles of behavior using a clear, interesting, entertaining style with many case studies, and everyday examples. It maintains a high level of intellectual rigor, addressing fundamental concepts at the beginning of each chapter with more advanced topics left for one of the two enrichment sections within each chapter. Chapter topics cover the reinforcer, reinforcement, escape, punishment, penalty, extinction and recovery, differential reinforcement and punishment, shaping, unlearned reinforcers and aversive conditions, special establishing operations, learned reinforcers and aversive conditions, discrimination, imitation, avoidance, punishment by prevention, ratio schedules, time-dependent schedules, concurrent contingencies, stimulus-response chains and rate contingencies, respondent conditioning, analogs to reinforcement, a theory of rule-governed behavior, pay for performance, moral and legal control, maintenance, transfer, and research methods. For psychologists, clinical psychologists, and social workers who do not specialize in behavioral analysis; as well as for supervisors and managers.

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With Joseph T. Shane | 7 pck pap/ edition from Prentice Hall (October 22, 2013)
9780205987177 | details & prices | 456 pages | 9.00 × 11.25 × 0.75 in. | 1.90 lbs | List price $215.47
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With Joseph T. Shane | 7 edition from Psychology Pr (October 17, 2013)
9780205959495 | details & prices | 456 pages | 8.50 × 11.50 × 0.75 in. | 1.90 lbs | List price $201.99
6 pck pap/ edition from Prentice Hall (December 16, 2008)
9780205702640 | details & prices | 481 pages | 8.25 × 10.75 × 0.75 in. | 2.10 lbs | List price $180.67
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6 edition from Taylor & Francis (June 22, 2007)
9780132433631 | details & prices | 481 pages | 8.50 × 11.00 × 1.00 in. | 2.05 lbs | List price $174.00
About: This book offers a solid introduction to the principles of behavior using a clear, interesting, entertaining style with many case studies, and everyday examples.
With Elizabeth Aguerre Suarez | 5 sub edition from Taylor & Francis (June 1, 2003)
9780130482259 | details & prices | 480 pages | 8.00 × 10.75 × 0.75 in. | 2.20 lbs | List price $113.20
About: For undergraduate/graduate courses in Behavior Modification, Behavior Therapy, and Behavior Management.

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