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  • Current Trends in Environmental Psychology

    Interior designers,for example, have altered their major scholarly journal, the Journal of Interior Design, to reflect greater involvement in social science research. Interior design departments are increasingly recruiting new faculty with research training. Planners are looking to social scientists for evaluation of various ne development alternatives such as new urbanism or transit oriented development.

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  • Multi-infarct Dementia

    Multi-infarct Dementia.

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  • Instrumental or Operant Conditioning

    A slide set steping the reader through many important issues in the basic machinery of psychology.

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  • Mathematical Principles of Reinforcement

    Effective conditioning requires a correlation between the experimenter's definition of a response and an organism's, but an animal's perception of its behavior differs from ours. Various definitions of the response are explored experimentally using the slopes of learning curves to infer which comes closest to the organism's definition.

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  • Tool use in animals

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  • Center for Outcome Measurement in Brain Injury

    Welcome to the homepage of the Center on Outcome Measurement in Brain Injury (COMBI), an online resource for those needing detailed information and support in regards to outcome measures for brain injuries.

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  • Burrhus F. Skinner

    In dealing with Skinner, we are concerned with a theorist who now espouses no theory, a systematist whose system is still developing, and a constructive thinker some of whose most important contributions have been those of a critic.

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  • John Broadus Watson and Psychology from the Standpoint of a Behaviorist

    It would be difficult to overstate the importance of this text for the spread of behaviorism. Not only did Watson succeed in presenting a reasonably coherent, developmental, stimulus-response treatment of phenomena ranging from basic emotional and instinctive reactions in infancy to thinking, personality, and psychopathology in adults, he provided an overarching structure.

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  • Konrad Lorenz

    An autobiography by Konrad Lorenz.

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  • Sigmund Freud Museum Vienna

    The home page of the Sigmund Freud Museum Vienna offers virtual guided tours through the museum, a biography of Freud, an audio library, a database of quotations and a lot more.

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  • Evaluation Criteria

    The Good, The Bad & The Ugly: or, Why It's a Good Idea to Evaluate Web Sources.

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  • School Psychology Resources Online

    Online resources for school psychogists, parents and educators. Find information on learning disabilities, ADHD, gifted, autism, adolescence, parenting, psychological assessment, classroom management, special education, mental retardation, mental health, and more.

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