PAVLOVIAN CONDITIONING

founded by Ivan Pavlov, a form of acquisition wherein an initially neutral stimulant, the conditioned stimulus, whenever coupled with a stimulant which elicits a reflex reaction, the unconditioned stimulant, results in an acquired, or conditioned, response, whenever the conditioned stimulant appeared.

PAVLOVIAN CONDITIONING: "Pavlovian conditioning was one of the first psychology-related subjects I ever learned of."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PAVLOVIAN CONDITIONING," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/pavlovian-conditioning/ (accessed November 17, 2019).
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