NEGATIVE DISCRIMINATIVE STIMULUS (SYMBOL: S' OR S-)

is a stimulus, which in operant conditioning, signifies that a response will not be reinforced.

NEGATIVE DISCRIMINATIVE STIMULUS (SYMBOL: S' OR S-): "The negative discriminative stimulus implies that, through operant conditioning, after providing a stimulus, a response will not follow. "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "NEGATIVE DISCRIMINATIVE STIMULUS (SYMBOL: S' OR S-)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/negative-discriminative-stimulus-symbol-s-or-s/ (accessed December 11, 2019).
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