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Conditioning, Operant

"Conditioning, Operant" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Learning situations in which the sequence responses of the subject are instrumental in producing reinforcement. When the correct response occurs, which involves the selection from among a repertoire of responses, the subject is immediately reinforced.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Conditioning, Operant" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Conditioning, Operant" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 235 publications over 29 distinct years, with a maximum of 21 publications in 2010 and 2011
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.