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ERIC Number: EJ128133
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1975
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The Value of Being Imitated
Parton, David A.; Priefert, Maria J.
Journal of Experimental Child Psychology, 20, 2, 286-295, Oct 75
This study examines the possibility that the relational stimulus arising from being imitated serves a reinforcing function. A total of 48 preschool children performed a task in which some neutral stimuli were repeatedly associated either with an adult's matching the subject's behavior or the adult's mismatching the subject's behavior. (Author/GO)
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