behaviorism

Lithuanian translation: biheviorizmas

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English term or phrase:behaviorism
Lithuanian translation:biheviorizmas

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14:02 Nov 19, 2009
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Social Sciences - Education / Pedagogy
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English term or phrase: behaviorism
Definition from teAchnology:
A psychological theory that claims all mental states can be reduced to statements of observable behaviors. In learning theory, the claim is all learning is based on a stimulus-response relationship.

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  • Behaviorism, along with applied linguistics, which developed detailed descriptions of the differences between languages, had a great influence on language teaching. TESL HISTORY
  • In behaviorism the teacher is the main focus of the class and all the students must often follow the directions exactly as they are given. Articlebase
  • In education, advocates of behaviorism have effectively adopted this system of rewards and punishments in their classrooms by rewarding desired behaviors and punishing inappropriate ones. Department of Educational Psychology and Instructional Technology, University of Georgia
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biheviorizmas
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Biheviorizmas (angl. k. behaviour – elgimasis, elgsena) – tai materialistinė psichologija, kuri psichologijos objektu laiko žmogaus elgesį arba išorinį pasireiškimą bei refleksus, o ne sąmonę.
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Definition from mokslai.lt:
Biheviorizmas (angl. k. behaviour – elgimasis, elgsena) – tai materialistinė psichologija, kuri psichologijos objektu laiko žmogaus elgesį arba išorinį pasireiškimą bei refleksus, o ne sąmonę.

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  • Iš kitų psichologijos teorijų biheviorizmas išsiskiria nenoru naudoti indukcinius metodus teorijos kūrime. - Vikipedija  

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Gintautas Kaminskas
Australia
Local time: 15:29
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Yes  Olga Prisekina-Olrichs: http://lt.wikipedia.org/wiki/Biheviorizmas
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Yes  Loreta Alechnaviciute Hoffmann
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