Psychology-learning and memory, operant conditioning essay

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For my learn and memory class we have to write a paper on operant conditioning: applying animal research to human behavior. The objectives of the paper are to discuss how processes discovered with rats, pigeons and other animals can be applied to human behavior. Such process include reinforcement, punishment, stimulus discrimination, schedules of reinforcement and secondary reinforcers.  The general approach of the paper is to define and give examples of the concepts (other specific concepts) and apply one or two concepts to 2 published operant conditioning experiments with human participants.  

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