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  • Heather Fenske United States of America Operant conditioning in the for of token economies are frequently and effectively used in schools.
    2014-12-21 12:12:58

  • Ki Ki Pakistan Whereas in operant conditioning there are four consequences to any behaviour: •Something Good can start or be presented; •Something Good can end or be taken away; •Something Bad can start or be presented; • Something Bad can end or be taken away.
    2014-12-20 17:12:02

  • Kelly Stone United Kingdom In practice the aim of operant conditioning aims to modify behaviour
    2014-12-19 20:12:54

  • Shamily Joseph India Operant behavior, on the other hand, are those under our conscious control. Some may occur spontaneously and others purposely, but it is the consequences of these actions that then influence whether or not they occur again in the future. Our actions on the environment and the consequences of those action make up an important part of the learning process. People behaviour are rewarded according to the token economies.
    2014-12-15 15:12:22

  • Sheikh Mariam Bangladesh Removing negative reinforcements can stop inappropriate behavior and token economies can help bring in new positive behavior. This can specially be used to treat traumatic patients.
    2014-12-15 06:12:27

  • Chanee Simone Emmanuel South Africa This practice can help humans and animals who have been tortured to reverse what has been done to them psychologically. This would impact positively in their lives.
    2014-12-13 15:12:43

  • Mukesh Setia India Removing negative reinforcement can stop inappropriate behavior and token economies is the tool to let the person behave in an appropriate way. Small gifts, applause, canteen coupons, scholarships, etc make the person act in a quantitative and qualitative work . Thanks
    2014-12-09 08:12:02

  • Dominic Musyoka Kenya How does the reinforcement withdrawal eliminate inapproriate behaviour?
    2014-12-03 09:12:07

    • Mukesh Setia India Probably they are pointing towards negative/punishment part of it .
      2014-12-09 08:12:39
  • Dominic Musyoka Kenya All the methods are good in relative applications
    2014-12-03 09:12:27

  • Tom Marshall Ireland Positive reinforcement can be used in programmes to ensure a change of behaviour
    2014-12-01 17:12:28

    • Mukesh Setia India A better or same behavior with quality and quantity.
      2014-12-09 08:12:50
  • OLATUNJI Femi Nigeria positive reinforcement is mostly used to encourage good responses which in pratical application is used to ensure good behaviour.
    2014-11-30 19:11:18

  • Job Laramat Lekuraiyo Kenya Operant conditioning in practice means, appropriate behaviour is physically rewarded. Positive reinforcement can eliminate inappropriate behaviour to teach new responses or modify the response.
    2014-11-19 09:11:46

  • Trish Campbell United Kingdom Operant conditioning in practice means, appropriate behaviour is physically rewarded. Positive reinforcement can eliminate inappropriate behaviour to teach new responses or modify the response.
    2014-11-18 14:11:39

  • Penny Chandler United Kingdom Operant conditioning is basically physical rewards such as treat, stickers, trips etc.
    2014-11-12 15:11:51

  • Cicily Jansen-Vermeulen South Africa There are different kinds of tokens that you can use for people, for instance,if a drug abuser goes to jail for a straw of drugs,the reward will be to go to rehab or to jail for a certain period of time, punishment or reward,..behaviour modification
    2014-10-26 18:10:41

  • Danielle Kinney United States of America I believe i stated this previously, minus elementary students and added military as well as i feel they too are trained similarly e.g. conditioned.
    2014-10-22 03:10:40

  • Uwenni Henry Johnbull Nigeria Can token economies be applied to adults?
    2014-09-30 08:09:40

    • Los - Ivans Samuel Annan Ghana Yes it can be applied to adults since it is a reward that is given for appropriate behavior
      2014-10-05 16:10:38
    • Olivia Palmer Ireland Of course,look at this with abusive situations,the bad behaviour is regularly treated by a gift/token (tangible or not)afterwards.
      2014-09-30 15:09:29
  • Emmanuel Omuya Kenya Does operant conditioning practice aimed at promote the development of behavoiur in both animals and human?
    2014-09-24 14:09:21

  • Win Hlaing Than Myanmar reinforcements are therapies for behavior modification??
    2014-09-24 05:09:34

  • t. m. United States of America Is spanking a part of behavior modification?
    2014-09-10 23:09:49

    • Uwenni Henry Johnbull Nigeria I guess so...but to an extent.
      2014-09-23 17:09:58
    • Anu Anand India Dnt thnk so
      2014-09-19 08:09:57
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