Understanding Behaviorism : Behavior, Culture, and Evolution, Paperback / softback Book

Understanding Behaviorism : Behavior, Culture, and Evolution Paperback / softback

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Understanding Behaviorism is a classic textbook that explains the basis of behavior analysis and its application to human problems in a scholarly but accessible manner. * Now in its third edition, the text has been substantially updated to include the latest developments over the last decade in behaviour analysis, evolutionary theory, and cultural evolution theory * The only book available that explains behavior analysis and applies it to philosophical and practical problems, written by one of today s best-known and most highly respected behaviorists * Explores ancient concepts such as purpose, language, knowledge, and thought, as well as applying behavioural thinking to contemporary social issues like freedom, democracy, and culture * Part of the new evolutionary perspective for understanding individual behavior in general and culture in particular culminates with practical approaches to improving the lives of all humanity

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  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 320 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
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  • Category: Philosophy of mind
  • ISBN: 9781119143642

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