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consequent control

abehavioural measure in which the intervention follows thebehaviour to be changed. Consequent procedures can affectbehaviours by using pleasant or unpleasant consequences(positive or negative reinforcement or punishment) to maketheir performance more or less likely or through the use offeedback.

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June 22nd 2021

cognitive neuroscience

a hybrid discipline aimed at identifying the biologicalbases of cognitive processes by combining techniques forthe study of cognitive processes with measures of physiological processes.