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fundamentalattribution error

in attribution theory, the inclination to overemphasisethe influence of dispositional factors (e.g. personality)and underestimating the role of situational factors ( on a persons behaviour.

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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)