How to Train a Brain

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The influence of Ivan Pavlov, B.F. Skinner, and John B. Watson are examined in Lecture 11 in a 13-part Crash Course on psychology. Pavlov's Behaviorism School of psychology, associative learning, conditioning, and reinforcement are all explored in this lecture. As an aside, the narrator debunks many of the myths surrounding B.F. Skinner's experiments.

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