instrumental conditioning

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operant conditioning that pairs a response with a reinforcement in discrete trials

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The role of prelimbic cortex in instrumental conditioning.
The role of the nucleus accumbens in instrumental conditioning.
Lesions of mediodorsal thalamus and anterior thalamic nuclei produce dissociable effects on instrumental conditioning in rats.
The Role of Orbitofrontal Cortex in Sensory-Specific Encoding of Associations in Pavlovian and Instrumental Conditioning
The fact that this adventitious transfer model could still produce approximately correct predictions for the neutral stimulus test choices of Experiment 1 and, although not detailed here, also the simpler ones of Experiments 2 and 3, suffices to demonstrate that a minor modification of a conventional and elementary conditioning model is capable of yielding transfer based on classical conditioning in an instrumental conditioning setting (see also Siemann & Delius, 1996b).
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