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behaviourism definitions

WordNet (r) 3.0 (2005)

n
1: an approach to psychology that emphasizes observable measurable behavior [syn: behaviorism, behaviourism, behavioristic psychology, behaviouristic psychology]

Merriam Webster's

chiefly British variant of behaviorism

Oxford Reference Dictionary

n. (US behaviorism) Psychol. 1 the theory that human behaviour is determined by conditioning rather than by thoughts or feelings, and that psychological disorders are best treated by altering behaviour patterns. 2 such study and treatment in practice. Derivatives: behaviourist n. behaviouristic adj.

Collin's Cobuild Dictionary

Note: in AM, use 'behaviorism' Behaviourism is the belief held by some psychologists that the only valid method of studying the psychology of people or animals is to observe how they behave. behaviourist (behaviourists) Animal behaviourists have been studying these monkeys for decades. N-COUNT



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