ERIC Number: EJ455145
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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B.F. Skinner's Contributions to Education: A Retrospective Appreciation.
Sparzo, Frank J.
Contemporary Education, v63 n3 p225-33 Spr 1992
A summary of B.F. Skinner's work presents background information and examples of the great amount of misinformation about the work. The article discusses areas in which Skinner made major contributions to education (consequences, A-B-C analysis, rate of response, explanatory fictions, verbal behavior, programed instruction, social criticism, and practical applications). (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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