Technique for Differential Reinforcement of Rate of Avoidance Responding

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Science  10 Apr 1959:
Vol. 129, Issue 3354, pp. 959-960
DOI: 10.1126/science.129.3354.959-a


A new avoidance conditioning procedure generates high rates of responding compared with previously used procedures. The effect of manipulation of one of the important temporal parameters in the procedure is reported.