BEHAVIOR SETTING

n. in environmental psychology, refers to the environment as the setting for observing behavior. This setting, for instance, may include the physical, geographical, and social situation combined. There is a relationship, and it tends to affect human behavior.

BEHAVIOR SETTING: "Observing a subject in the behavior setting is a way of acknowledging that there is, indeed, a relationship between an individual and the environment."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BEHAVIOR SETTING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/behavior-setting/ (accessed January 17, 2020).
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