TITLE

Premack principle Psychology

PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Dictionary of Theories;2002, p428
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "Premack principle" is presented. It is a term in psychology defined by American psychologist David Premack. It is stated that if two behaviours differ in their probability of occurrence, the engagement in the more probable will serve to reinforce engagement in the less probable.
ACCESSION #
40423778

 

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