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frustration-aggression theory

a theory of aggression developed by Dollard and Miller which proposes thatfrustration ?whereby people are blocked or prevented fromreaching their goals ?results in a great chance of aggression occurring.

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June 19th 2021

negativereinforcement

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