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study of operationism and its implications for educational psychology.

A. John Valois

study of operationism and its implications for educational psychology.

by A. John Valois

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Published by Catholic University of America Press in Washington D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bridgman, Percy Williams, 1882-,
  • Educational psychology.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesOperationism and its implications for educational psychology.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsLB875.B747 V3
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 162 p.
    Number of Pages162
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5816186M
    LC Control Number61000313
    OCLC/WorldCa9563581

      INTRODUCTION OF EDUCATIONAL PSYCHOLOGY Educational psychology is nothing but one of the branch of applied psychology. It is an attempt to apply the knowledge of psychology to the field of education. In other words, educational psychology is the study of the experience and behavior of the learner in relation to educational environment. called today operant psychology. First I examine Bridgman’s and Stevens’ proposals regarding operationism. Second, I discuss the way in which operationism influenced the construction of operant theory and its limitations, especially in regard to the identification of the empirical domain to be studied.

    Valois, A John A Study of Operationism and Its Implications for Educational Psychology Washington, D. C Catholic University Press Google Scholar Will, Frederick L Author: Robert H. Ennis. Psychology is the study of mind, brain, and behaviour. As an academic subject originating in mental philosophy, it gradually evolved into an independent discipline in the late 19th century as it became clear that the mind and its products could be studied and measured experimentally. AsFile Size: 40KB.

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Operationism in psychology: what the debate is about, what the debate should be about. Berlin. I offer an analysis of operationism in psychology, which is rooted in an historical study of the investigative practices of two of its early proponents (S.

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