CONTINGENT REWARD

with regard to behaviorist theory, any societal, representative, or material advantage whose introduction to a person is determined based on that person practicing a particular behavior.

CONTINGENT REWARD: "Seth knew his contingent reward, a new game system, would depend on the grade he received this semester."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CONTINGENT REWARD," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/contingent-reward/ (accessed November 17, 2020).
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