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a stimulus with desirable consequences

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Simple Simultaneous Discrimination Training The consequences for selecting a positive stimulus (S+) were immediate praise, photo detachment, and play as just described.
Maybe we can even use some of the events that have unfolded this week and try and use it as a positive stimulus to drive the group forward and get back to the form we were in earlier in the season.
The involved countries would be able to pay off a substantial part of their debts to the creditors and at the same time they will also receive a positive stimulus for their economy and employment from the construction and maintenance of the projects.
Positive stimulus for the chemical industry will mainly come from the emerging markets.
These arts enterprises create a positive stimulus for attracting ecotourism revenues, creating sustainable jobs, and vetting the next generation of community-based artisans.
Liberals, on the other hand, had a stronger physiological response to the Democrats - presumed to be a positive stimulus to them - than they did to images of the Republicans.
The recent financial problems nationally, with the dismally slow growth forecast by the Governor of the Bank of England only months ago having to be readjusted downwards reinforces the picture of high streets, beset with supermarket and mall development and online shopping, needing very positive stimulus packages.
Most face constitutional requirements to run balanced budgets, which means that such states are now either raising taxes or cutting expenditures--a negative stimulus that offsets at least some of the Federal government s positive stimulus.
uk, said: "Having seen such a positive stimulus as a result of the scrappage scheme, I urge the government to follow the French and extend the scheme.
Most face constitutional requirements to run balanced budgets, which means that such states are now either raising taxes or cutting expenditures -- a negative stimulus that offsets at least some of the Federal government's positive stimulus.
The market success of sales of works by deceased Cuban modernists, such as Wifredo Lam, Amelia Pelaez, Mario Carreno, Cundo Bermudez, Mariano Rodreguez, Rene Portocarrero and others, has been a very positive stimulus for younger artists, who give continuity to the development of the arts in Cuba," Cernuda told us.
Failure can completely destroy or build a person's confidence; it can also trigger a bout of depression or act as a positive stimulus.
In addition, as a consequence of the global credit crunch, clients are paying greater attention to counterparty risk, which we view as a positive stimulus for the business.
The results of the Klein et al (2005) experiment could be viewed as an example of cognitive dissonance reduction because subjects may have valued the positive stimulus (or conditioned reinforcer) that required greater effort over the positive stimulus that required less effort, presumably to justify the added effort required to obtain the reinforcer.
Learners respond to a positive stimulus, but this program is loaded with negative stimulus.
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