GENERALIZATION

1. Deriving a concept or theory from a number of specific cases, applying it widely. 2. Judgement derived and applied this way. 3. Conditioning process where a response is evoked by the same stimuli.

GENERALIZATION: "Generalisation can be a conditioning response."
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "GENERALIZATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/generalization/ (accessed July 25, 2017).
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