This lesson will identify and describe the effects of positive and negative reinforcement, punishment, and aversive stimulus on behavior.
Source: Video created by Mollie McQuillan
Any consequence that is given to the subject that increases the likelihood of repeating the behavior.
Any consequence that is taken from the subject that increases the likelihood of repeating the behavior.
A consequence that decreases the likelihood of repeat behavior.
Unpleasant event in the environment.
Same as punishment.
Learning whose goal is to get away from the stimulus as soon as possible; "yes, dear".
Learning whose goal is to avoid the stimulus.