Describe the theory of operant conditioning. Compare and contrast positive and negative reinforcement.
Write a 700 to 1,050 word paper in which you examine the theory of operant conditioning. In your examination, address the following items:
Describe the theory of operant conditioning.
Compare and contrast positive and negative reinforcement.
Determine which form of reinforcement is the most effective. Explain your reasoning.
Select a scenario in which you would apply operant conditioning to shape behavior.
Create a reinforcement schedule for your selected behavior.
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