Search Results for 'mentalism'


Resource: Behavior and Philosophy, 39/40, 89-92 (2011/2012). CO…
ABSTRACT: Rakover argues that both mechanistic and mentalistic accounts are needed to explain behavior, and his position is based mainly on the fact that physical and mentalistic accounts have existed throughout recorded history, yet all attempts to recon…
Resource: Behavior and Philosophy, 39/40, 93-102 (2011/2012). M…
ABSTRACT: Rakover has thought about the nature of explanation for a long time and he has written some insightful pieces on the possibility of incorporating mentalistic language into serious explanations of our activities. Here he takes an extreme tack and…
Resource: Behavior and Philosophy, 39/40, 127-144 (2011/2012). …
Memes, defined in terms of ideas, mental representations or information, are used in an attempt to explain the spread of cultural practices. We argue that such reference to hidden replicators, which are said to have causal effects on a person’s actions,…
Resource: Behavior and Philosophy. 39/40. 145-202 (2011/2012). …
ABSTRACT: Methodological behaviorism is a stance on verbal processes and the meaning of "psychological" terms and concepts that are deployed in theories and explanations of behavior. According to this stance, all such terms and concepts should be based on…
Resource: Behavior and Philosophy, 35, 139-148 (2007). BEHAVIOR…
Foxall's intentional behaviorism is supposed to provide explanation and understanding where radical behaviorism provides only prediction and control. Foxall does identify empirical and conceptual issues with the operant reinforcement framework, but he …
Resource: Behavior and Philosophy, 26, 73-107 (1998). NATURE AS…
The main goal of this paper is to show how, in the study of action, contemporary American environmentalism absorbed intact the key concept of the nativism it displaced in the period between 1920-1935.
Item: Conceptual Foundations of Radical Behaviorism
Conceptual Foundations of Radical Behaviorism by Jay Moore This book is about the conceptual foundations of radical behaviorism. Radical behaviorism is the underlying philosophical perspective of behavior analysis, an approach to the science of behavio…
Tutorial: Conceptual Issues in a Science of Behavior from Wats…
Presenter: Dr. Jay Moore, Professor of Psychology at the University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee CEU: 1.0 units Type II Choose this course. Course Description: John B. Watson was born in rural South Carolina in 1878. He held faculty positions at the Unive…
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