MATCHING LAW

states that proportion of responses to an allocated to an alternative will match the proportion of reinforcement obtains from that alternative - in respect to the psychological theory of operant conditioning.

MATCHING LAW: "In the context of law, an act which matches (matching law) the severity of cause for the response is generally supported."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "MATCHING LAW," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/matching-law/ (accessed April 7, 2020).
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