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Behavior Analysis and Learning
Behavior Analysis and Learning is an essential textbook covering the basic principles in the field of behavior analysis and learned behaviors. Both active researchers, the authors are disciples of a coherent theory--experimental analysis of behavior--pioneered by B.F. Skinner. Using this theory as a base to explain human behavior, researchers must understand the interactio ...more
Hardcover, 3rd Edition
Published August 1st 2003 by Psychology Press
(first published September 1st 1994)
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This important text is a must read, study, and reference for all who are or claim to be behavioral scientists. It is a well written; well researched; and amazingly comprehensive text. An important foundational text for any behavioral library.
This is a really well done text book. It's a clear and precise presentation of a fascinating subject. LOVING IT! Inching my way through the chapters, getting one thing solid before tackling the next. It's like a juicy as hell puzzle game that you just can't leave alone. In fact, I'm finding myself fantasizing about spending more time tinkering and working through this dense and oddly satisfying read.
One of the real strengths of this text is that it integrates the evolutionary and neuroscience p ...more