skip to content
Modern perspectives on B.F. Skinner and contemporary behaviorism Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Modern perspectives on B.F. Skinner and contemporary behaviorism

Author: James T Todd; Edward K Morris
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1995.
Series: Contributions in psychology, no. 28.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

Reassesses the role of B.F. Skinner and contemporary behaviourism in the history of 20th-century psychology. This volume includes a discussion of Skinner's work and features a section of integrative  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Modern perspectives on B.F. Skinner and contemporary behaviorism.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1995
(OCoLC)607833682
Online version:
Modern perspectives on B.F. Skinner and contemporary behaviorism.
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1995
(OCoLC)623629838
Named Person: B F Skinner; B F Skinner; B F Skinner
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James T Todd; Edward K Morris
ISBN: 0313296014 9780313296017
OCLC Number: 31607465
Description: xxviii, 283 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Psychology 161 / Fred S. Keller --
Natural history of "The Behavior of Organisms" / Terry J. Knapp --
In the beginning. . . / James A. Dinsmoor --
Inquiry nearer the source: Bacon, Mach, and "The Behavior of Organisms" / Laurence D. Smith --
Some Historical and conceptual relations among logical positivism, behaviorism, and cognitive psychology / Jay Moore --
On certain relations between contemporary philosophy and radical behaviorism / Willard F. Day, Jr., and Jay Moore --
Origins of environment-based psychological theory / Philip N. Hineline --
Quantum physics and radical behaviorism: some issues in scientific verbal behavior / M. Jackson Marr --
Varied usefulness of history, with specific reference to behavior analysis / Stephen R. Coleman. "The Behavior of Organisms" at fifty / B.F. Skinner --
Beyond behavior and the environment: the contingency / Vicki L. Lee --
Continuity over change within the experimental analysis of behavior / Gerald E. Zuriff --
Things that are private and things that are mental / Howard Rachlin --
Selection in biology and behavior / A. Charles Catania --
Conclusion: some historiography of behavior analysis and some behavior analysis of historiography / Edward K. Morris, James T. Todd, Bryan D. Midgley, Susan M. Schneider, and Lisa M. Johnson.
Series Title: Contributions in psychology, no. 28.
Responsibility: edited by James T. Todd & Edward K. Morris ; foreword by Ernest R. Hilgard.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

?This book most admirably lives up to its title. Most of the chapters are philosophical and theoretical perspectives on behaviorism as it currently exists in the discipline of behavior analysis. Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/31607465>
library:oclcnum"31607465"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
<http://viaf.org/viaf/92601840>
rdf:typeschema:Person
schema:birthDate"1904"
schema:deathDate"1990"
schema:familyName"Skinner"
schema:givenName"B. F."
schema:name"Skinner, B. F. (Burrhus Frederic), 1904-1990"
schema:name"Skinner, B. F. (Burrhus Frederic), 1904-1990."
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:contributor
schema:contributor
schema:datePublished"1995"
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/350665589>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:isPartOf
schema:name"Modern perspectives on B.F. Skinner and contemporary behaviorism"@en
schema:publication
schema:publisher
schema:workExample
umbel:isLike<http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9563083>
wdrs:describedby

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.