DRIVE-REDUCTION THEORY

A theory of learning where the goal of motivated behaviour is to reduce the drive state. Compare drive induction theory.

DRIVE-REDUCTION THEORY: "In drive reduction theory the drive behaviour is reduced."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "DRIVE-REDUCTION THEORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/drive-reduction-theory/ (accessed August 15, 2018).
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