PARTIAL REINFORCEMENT EFFECT

(PRE) accelerated resistance to extinction after occasional reinforcement instead of after continuous reinforcement. Commonly referred to as partial reinforcement extinction effect (PREE).

PARTIAL REINFORCEMENT EFFECT: "The concept of Partial Reinforcement Effect was founded in 1945."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PARTIAL REINFORCEMENT EFFECT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/partial-reinforcement-effect/ (accessed April 19, 2021).
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