Burrhus Frederic Skinner


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United States psychologist and a leading proponent of behaviorism (1904-1990)

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The inquiry took its lead from the view-point of Burrhus Frederic Skinner, one of the most outspoken behaviorist psychologist.
The noted psychologist Burrhus Frederic Skinner proposed that proper and immediate reinforcement strengthens the likelihood that appropriate behavior will be repeated (Skinner, 1948, 1970).
The renowned behavioral psychologist, Burrhus Frederic Skinner, spent his formative years in pre-World War I Susquehanna, Pennsylvania.