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Posts tagged B.F. Skinner

February 11, 2016


flock of pigeons

Superstitious Pigeons

Pigeons form superstitions when hunches are reinforced (by snacks).

March 31, 2004


B.F. Skinner Created Superstitious Pigeons!

Did you know that psychologist B.F. Skinner showed pigeons can form superstitious beliefs?

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