Response selection in operant learning.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

We show that simple, contiguity-based, nonassociative response-selection process provides a qualitative account for both anomalous and nonanomalous properties of operant conditioning. The process can easily be extended to permit associative effects; it may therefore represent the initial processing stage for all conditioning in higher vertebrates.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Staddon, JE; Zhang, Y

Published Date

  • December 1989

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 20 / 1-3

Start / End Page

  • 189 - 197

PubMed ID

  • 24925791

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1872-8308

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0376-6357

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/0376-6357(89)90022-3


  • eng