Date of Award
Master of Science (MS)
Operant conditioning had its origin in research with infra-humans and later, when humans were used as subjects, the re-search was still done in a laboratory. Only within the last half of a decade has it been applied with any frequency to humans outside the laboratory.
Cole, Michael Bridges, "THE PRESENTATION AND WITHDRAWAL OF POSITIVE REINFORCEMENT AS A BEHAVIORAL MODIFIER OF HYPERACTIVITY" (1967). Electronic Thesis Collection. 63.