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Questions & Answers about Operant conditioning - Operant conditioning in practice

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  • Adrianna Krajewska Poland What do you think of applying token economies to teach adults? Can marks be tokens?
    2014-08-28 17:08:44

  • Keabetswe Mathabathe South Africa Behavior modification works well because one can quickly identify if one needs help or if one can tell the other that is excellent in what they do to help those who can't on their own.
    2014-08-19 22:08:28

  • Vincent Mahony Ireland so conditioning in dogs in practice is dog training and going over commands and teaching right wrong rewards doing it right as with humans
    2014-08-13 19:08:11

  • destinee Burnette United States of America is punishment used in shaping
    2014-08-05 02:08:25

    • Otieno Chrispine Onyango Kenya Its focus seems to shape in the sense that it corrects behaviour that is deemed undesirable.However,if improperly done,it can lead to shaping in the direction undesired..
      2014-08-19 17:08:12
  • Eluk Moses Uganda can token economics be used as aremedy to modify behavior?
    2014-08-01 15:08:30

    • Isaac Makanu Kenya I Think it cannot be used because token economics uses rewards to build good behavior, but discriminating behavior reguires punishment
      2014-08-02 12:08:19
  • Rachel Merritt United States of America What is shaping and how is it different from reinforcing?
    2014-07-29 17:07:57

    • Isaac Makanu Kenya shaping is the process involved to rectify bad behavior and building a new one and it can be a permanent activity to the character but reinforcing may be for a short while activity
      2014-08-02 12:08:18
  • Gboyega Moses Ademisoye-Oluwa United States of America Animal training and token economies techniques seems similar, any different?
    2014-07-26 21:07:56

  • Awuni Apuko Peter Ghana How many forms of rewards do we have?
    2014-07-14 12:07:41

  • james samuel Nigeria What happen if those conditions are not well set? What could be the possible option?
    2014-07-03 12:07:09

    • Awuni Apuko Peter Ghana Hi James, the possible is that children would feel reluctant to perform the said function is not rewarded, ie. If you don't give me biscuits I will not learn.
      2014-07-14 12:07:03
  • T'auna Brooks United States of America I believe that if we set incentives for people that they would push themselves more. Most people don't have enough self discipline
    2014-06-15 23:06:25

    • Awuni Apuko Peter Ghana Sure,
      2014-07-14 12:07:51
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