What is the first thing that comes to your mind after looking at the photograph displayed above? Some may say addiction others might simply state silliness but very few would say conditioned as in classical conditioning. 429 more words
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I suppose Ruby’s hypothalamus is informing her that she’s hungry because she’s begging again. Every time I eat a snack on the couch, I put this pillow up to block her from snatching my food…But even when I put this pillow up without having any food in my hands, she still begs! Classical conditioning at work!
You Can’t Reinforce Fear
Fear is an emotion, not a behaviour. It is subject to classical conditioning (the way we form associations between different things) rather than operant conditioning (how we learn by the consequences of our behaviour). 496 more words