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field experiments

an experiment in a natural setting, rather than thecomparatively artificial setting of the laboratory.Consequently, extraneous variables are difficult to control.

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June 19th 2021


in operantconditioning, a method to increase the probability and strength of aresponse by removing or withholding an aversive stimuliĀ  (negative reinforcer)