terminating stimuli

French translation: stimulus d'extinction

16:00 Jan 16, 2018
English to French translations [PRO]
Social Sciences - Psychology / psychotherapy
English term or phrase: terminating stimuli
dans la phrase suivante (tirée d'un texte sur le rôle de l'attachement) : «Therefore, it is likely that when the boys perceive threats in the environment, their attachment system is activated due to the lack of terminating stimuli such as the mother's soothing voice or her proximity.»

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Robert Morin
Canada
Local time: 10:30
French translation:stimulus d'extinction
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Se retrouver seul face à un inconnu sert de déclencheur du comportement d’attachement, mettant fin à l’exploration chez le bébé. La présence ou le retour de la mère constitue le signal d’extinction du comportement qui cesse alors.
http://apprendreaeduquer.fr/la-theorie-de-lattachement-les-3...

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Note added at 3 hrs (2018-01-16 19:33:29 GMT)
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stimuli au pluriel bien sûr

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Note added at 3 hrs (2018-01-16 19:57:48 GMT)
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J'ai oublié de donner la première définition que j'avais trouvée: terminating stimulus An external or internal stimulus that causes a behaviour response to end because it is completed (http://www.encyclopedia.com/science/dictionaries-thesauruses...
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Dominique PAIN
France
Local time: 16:30
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Merci Dominique pour cette réponse précise et exacte.
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stimulus d'extinction


Explanation:
See :
Se retrouver seul face à un inconnu sert de déclencheur du comportement d’attachement, mettant fin à l’exploration chez le bébé. La présence ou le retour de la mère constitue le signal d’extinction du comportement qui cesse alors.
http://apprendreaeduquer.fr/la-theorie-de-lattachement-les-3...

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Note added at 3 hrs (2018-01-16 19:33:29 GMT)
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stimuli au pluriel bien sûr

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Note added at 3 hrs (2018-01-16 19:57:48 GMT)
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J'ai oublié de donner la première définition que j'avais trouvée: terminating stimulus An external or internal stimulus that causes a behaviour response to end because it is completed (http://www.encyclopedia.com/science/dictionaries-thesauruses...

Dominique PAIN
France
Local time: 16:30
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 4
Grading comment
Merci Dominique pour cette réponse précise et exacte.

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agree  surbeg: Le pluriel stimulus est également accepté (depuis la réforme de 1990).
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