Reinforcement and Punishment psychology assignment

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Please i need fresh not send work that you have sent to someone.(im a female).

One life situation of positive reinforcement.

one life situation of negative reinforcement

one life situation of punishment.

Discuss a situation in your life in which positive or negative reinforcement was used or in which punishment was used to reduce or promote a certain behavior. Did it result in the desired outcome? Why?

Remember, the key to understanding the differences in these concepts is that any reinforcement (positive or negative) REINFORCES the target behavior. Punishment REDUCES the behavior. Be careful with your examples, as many, many people get this wrong.

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Positive Reinforcement Outline
Positive reinforcement
One life situation of positive reinforcement
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Positive Reinforcement
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Positive Reinforcement
Positive reinforcement is the introduction of a desired stimulus after a behavior. The basis
of this technique is that the occurrence of a desirable outcome strengthens the contributing
action. However, stimulus varies with an individual; thus, it is important to have an
understanding of the various personal traits when administering positive reinforcement (Cherry,
2018). There are different types of reinforcements such a...

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