INTRINSIC REINFORCER

A response that produces a reinforcer that is naturally related to it. For example a natural sound is produced when you blow on a harmonica. The sounds are intrinsic reinforcers and the sound serves to reinforce when blowing on the harmonica

INTRINSIC REINFORCER: "Intrinsic Reinforcer is a response that is natural and produces it, e.g. blowing on a harmonica"
Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "INTRINSIC REINFORCER," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/intrinsic-reinforcer/ (accessed December 11, 2018).
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