Science and human behavior.

Other titles
  • Science and human behaviour
Edition
  • 1st ed!, 5th printing.
Published
  • New York : Macmillan [1953]
Physical description
461 pages 22 cm.
ISBN
  • 0029290406
  • 9780029290408
ISSN
  • 5300-7045
Notes
  • index.
  • Service provider: Ebook Central
  • Description based on print version record.
Audience
  • Specialized.
Contents
  • Section 1: The possibility of a science of human behavior. Can science help? ; A science of behavior ; Why organisms behave -- Section 2: The analysis of behavior. Reflexes and conditioned reflexes ; Operant behavior ; Shaping and maintaining operant behavior ; Operant discrimination ; The controlling environment ; Deprivation and sanitation ; Emotion ; Aversion, avoidance, anxiety ; Punishment ; Function versus aspect ; The analysis of complex cases -- Section 3: The individual as a whole. "Self-control" ; Thinking ; Private events in a natural science ; The self -- Section 4: The behavior of people in groups. Social behavior ; Personal control ; Group control -- Section 5: Controlling agencies. Government and law ; Religion ; Psychotherapy ; Economic control ; Education -- Section 6: The control of human behavior. Culture and control ; Designing a culture ; The problem of control.
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Genre
  • text
Language
  • English
  • Undetermined

Summary

  • A detailed study of scientific theories of human nature and the possible ways in which human behavior can be predicted and controlled.
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